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Tamale vs Mogadishu Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tamale, Ghana and Mogadishu, Somalia is approximately 5,176 km or 3,216 mi.
  • To reach Tamale in this distance one would set out from Mogadishu bearing 281.1° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Tamale bearing 276.2° or W .
  • Tamale has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Mogadishu has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Tamale is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Mogadishu is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 0.9 °C (1.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.5 °C (4.5°F) more in Tamale. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 691 mm (27.2 in) more which is equivalent to 691 l/m² (16.96 US gal/ft²) or 6,910,000 l/ha (738,725 US gal/ac) more. About 2 3/4 as much.
  • There are 360 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Tamale. In whichever way circa 0h 58' less per day or about 8/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1° lower in Tamale than in Mogadishu.
  • Relative humidity levels are 31% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 8.6°C (15.5°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+9) +7 (+13) +6 (+11) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) 1 (+2) 1 (+2) 0 (0) 1 (+2) 2 (+4) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +3 (+6)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+2) +4 (+6) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) 0 (0) 0 (0) -1 (-1) 0 (0) 0 (0) +1 (+2) +1 (+1) +1 (+2)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) 0 (0) 0 (0) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -1 (-2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +3 (+0) +12 (+0) +39 (+2) +30 (+1) +56 (+2) +64 (+3) +84 (+3) +158 (+6) +208 (+8) +65 (+3) -22 (-1) -6 (0) +691 (+27)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +1 (+3) +1 (+4) +3 (+10) +2 (+7) +3 (+10) -1 ( -3) 0 ( 0) +5 (+16) +14 (+47) +8 (+26) -2 ( -7) -1 ( -3)   +33 (+9)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 03' -0h 27' -1h 01' -1h 02' -0h 48' -0h 12' -1h 44' -3h 40' -3h 28' -0h 11' +0h 44' +0h 09'   -0h 58'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 22' -0h 14' -0h 02' +0h 09' +0h 20' +0h 25' +0h 23' +0h 14' +0h 02' -0h 10' -0h 20' -0h 25'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -7.3 -7.2 -6.8 +7.4 +7.4 +7.4 +7.4 +7.4 -6.8 -7.2 -7.4 -7.3   -1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -59 -54 -44 -29 -23 -16 -14 -11 -11 -21 -39 -51   -31
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -20.6 (-37) -16.4 (-30) -11.3 (-20) -7 (-13) -4.8 (-9) -3.6 (-6) -3.1 (-6) -2.9 (-5) -2.4 (-4) -5 (-9) -10.1 (-18) -15.9 (-29) -8.6 (-15)

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