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Tamale vs Kigali Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tamale, Ghana and Kigali, Rwanda is approximately 3,661 km or 2,275 mi.
  • To reach Tamale in this distance one would set out from Kigali bearing 290.7° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Tamale bearing 288.7° or WNW .
  • Both have a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Tamale is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Kigali is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 7.4 °C (13.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4 °C (7.2°F) more in Tamale. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 62 mm (2.4 in) more which is equivalent to 62 l/m² (1.52 US gal/ft²) or 620,000 l/ha (66,282 US gal/ac) more. About 1 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.8° lower in Tamale than in Kigali.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +6 (+11) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +5 (+9) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +7 (+13)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+13) +10 (+17) +11 (+19) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +7 (+13) +6 (+11) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +6 (+11) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +7 (+13)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+9) +8 (+14) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +6 (+11) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +5 (+9) +8 (+14)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -65 (-3) -88 (-3) -58 (-2) -95 (-4) +20 (+1) +126 (+5) +133 (+5) +164 (+6) +145 (+6) -10 (0) -113 (-4) -97 (-4) +62 (+2)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -9 ( -29) -9 ( -32) -9 ( -29) -10 ( -33) -4 ( -13) +9 (+30) +12 (+39) +11 (+35) +10 (+33) -2 ( -6) -13 ( -43) -11 ( -35)   -25 ( -7)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 35' -0h 21' -0h 04' +0h 15' +0h 31' +0h 39' +0h 35' +0h 21' +0h 03' -0h 15' -0h 31' -0h 39'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -11.3 -11 -6.4 +11.4 +11.4 +11.4 +11.4 +11.4 -5.9 -10.9 -11.3 -11.3   -0.8

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