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Tamale vs Raufarhöfn Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tamale, Ghana and Raufarhöfn, Iceland is approximately 6,444 km or 4,005 mi.
  • To reach Tamale in this distance one would set out from Raufarhöfn bearing 162.4° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Tamale bearing 173° or S .
  • Tamale has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Raufarhöfn has a tundra climate (ET).
  • Tamale is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Raufarhöfn is in or near the subpolar rain tundra biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 25.9 °C (46.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.7 °C (8.5°F) less in Tamale. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 358.1 mm (14.1 in) more which is equivalent to 358.1 l/m² (8.79 US gal/ft²) or 3,581,000 l/ha (382,833 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/2 as much.
  • There are 1728 more hours of sunlight per year in Tamale. In whichever way circa 4h 44' more per day or about 2 3/4 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 50° higher in Tamale than in Raufarhöfn.
  • Relative humidity levels are 36.1% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 14.6°C (26.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +34 (+61) +36 (+65) +35 (+63) +32 (+58) +28 (+50) +22 (+40) +19 (+34) +19 (+34) +21 (+38) +26 (+47) +32 (+58) +34 (+61) +28 (+51)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +30 (+53) +32 (+57) +33 (+60) +30 (+54) +26 (+47) +21 (+37) +18 (+32) +18 (+32) +21 (+37) +24 (+44) +29 (+52) +30 (+53) +26 (+47)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +24 (+43) +27 (+49) +29 (+52) +27 (+49) +23 (+41) +19 (+34) +16 (+29) +17 (+31) +18 (+32) +21 (+38) +24 (+43) +24 (+43) +22 (+40)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -72 (-3) -45 (-2) -18 (-1) +41 (+2) +84 (+3) +107 (+4) +94 (+4) +140 (+6) +159 (+6) +6 (+0) -66 (-3) -73 (-3) +358 (+14)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -15 ( -48) -14 ( -50) -11 ( -35) -7 ( -23) -2 ( -6) +2 (+7) 0 ( 0) -1 ( -3) +2 (+7) -5 ( -16) -15 ( -50) -17 ( -55)   -83 ( -23)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +8h 11' +7h 00' +5h 03' +3h 42' +3h 00' +1h 10' +0h 38' +1h 23' +2h 34' +6h 42' +8h 56' +8h 30'   +4h 44'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +7h 50' +4h 10' +0h 43' -2h 47' -6h 30' -9h 56' -8h 02' -4h 11' -0h 37' +2h 54' +6h 36' +9h 56'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +56.7 +56.7 +56.8 +52 +35.4 +29 +34.9 +51.7 +56.8 +56.7 +56.6 +56.6   +50
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -60 -57.6 -47.4 -33.9 -29.7 -22.6 -22.2 -19.4 -18 -28.5 -42.2 -52.2   -36.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +6.8 (+12) +10.1 (+18) +17 (+31) +20 (+36) +18.4 (+33) +15.2 (+27) +13 (+23) +13.2 (+24) +16.6 (+30) +17.4 (+31) +16.3 (+29) +11.7 (+21) +14.6 (+26)

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