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Tamale vs Umm Benin Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tamale, Ghana and Umm Benin, Sudan is approximately 3,818 km or 2,372 mi.
  • To reach Tamale in this distance one would set out from Umm Benin bearing 267.6° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Tamale bearing 260.6° or W .
  • Tamale has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Umm Benin has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • Tamale is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Umm Benin is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 0.3 °C (0.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.5 °C (4.5°F) less in Tamale. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 555.8 mm (21.9 in) more which is equivalent to 555.8 l/m² (13.64 US gal/ft²) or 5,558,000 l/ha (594,187 US gal/ac) more. About 2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.1° higher in Tamale than in Umm Benin.
  • Relative humidity levels are 7.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.4°C (4.2°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+6) +4 (+8) +2 (+3) -2 (-3) -3 (-6) -4 (-6) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) +1 (+1) +2 (+4) 0 (-1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +4 (+0) +12 (+0) +48 (+2) +86 (+3) +92 (+4) +65 (+3) +12 (+0) +23 (+1) +131 (+5) +68 (+3) +13 (+1) +3 (+0) +556 (+22)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 11' +0h 07' +0h 01' -0h 05' -0h 10' -0h 12' -0h 11' -0h 07' -0h 01' +0h 05' +0h 10' +0h 12'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +3.6 +3.6 +3.6 -1.3 -3.6 -3.6 -3.6 -1.4 +3.5 +3.6 +3.6 +3.7   +1.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -10 -3 +12 +27 +22 +21 +7 +2 +4 +6 +5 -4   +7.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -3.2 (-6) +1.7 (+3) +8.8 (+16) +12 (+22) +5.5 (+10) +3.3 (+6) -0.1 (0) -1.3 (-2) -1 (-2) +0 (+0) +2.6 (+5) -0.1 (0) +2.4 (+4)

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