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Tamale vs Maroua Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tamale, Ghana and Maroua, Cameroon is approximately 1,661 km or 1,032 mi.
  • To reach Tamale in this distance one would set out from Maroua bearing 267.4° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Tamale bearing 264.7° or W .
  • Tamale has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Maroua has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • Both are in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 0 °C (0.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.6 °C (4.7°F) less in Tamale. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 299.8 mm (11.8 in) more which is equivalent to 299.8 l/m² (7.36 US gal/ft²) or 2,998,000 l/ha (320,506 US gal/ac) more. About 1 3/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.3° higher in Tamale than in Maroua.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Tamale relative to Maroua. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Maroua vs Tamale.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+6) +2 (+4) +-1 (-2) -5 (-9) -4 (-7) -4 (-6) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) +0 (+1) +2 (+4) -1 (-2)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +0 (+0) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) -1 (-1) -1 (-1) -1 (-1) -1 (-2) +1 (+2) +3 (+5) 0 (0)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +3 (+6) +2 (+3) -1 (-1) -1 (-2) 0 (0) +0 (+0) +1 (+1) +1 (+1) +1 (+1) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +1 (+2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +4 (+0) +12 (+0) +31 (+1) +70 (+3) +49 (+2) +43 (+2) -55 (-2) -37 (-1) +100 (+4) +67 (+3) +14 (+1) +3 (+0) +300 (+12)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 03' +0h 02' +0h 00' -0h 01' -0h 02' -0h 03' -0h 03' -0h 02' -0h 00' +0h 01' +0h 02' +0h 03'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +1 +1 +1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -0.9 +1 +1 +1 +1.1   +0.3

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