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Tamale vs Van Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tamale, Ghana and Van, Turkey is approximately 5,456 km or 3,390 mi.
  • To reach Tamale in this distance one would set out from Van bearing 245.6° or WSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Tamale bearing 226.3° or SW .
  • Tamale has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Van has a warm, dry summer continental/ hemiboreal climate (Dsb).
  • Tamale is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Van is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 19.2 °C (34.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 20.6 °C (37.1°F) less in Tamale. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 704.9 mm (27.8 in) more which is equivalent to 704.9 l/m² (17.3 US gal/ft²) or 7,049,000 l/ha (753,585 US gal/ac) more. About 2 5/6 as much.
  • There are 75 more hours of sunlight per year in Tamale. In whichever way circa 0h 13' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 22.2° higher in Tamale than in Van.
  • Relative humidity levels are 13.9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 13°C (23.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +34 (+61) +35 (+63) +31 (+55) +23 (+41) +16 (+29) +8 (+14) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +6 (+11) +15 (+27) +25 (+45) +31 (+56) +19 (+34)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +32 (+57) +33 (+60) +30 (+54) +23 (+41) +16 (+29) +9 (+17) +4 (+7) +4 (+8) +9 (+17) +17 (+30) +25 (+44) +28 (+51) +19 (+35)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +28 (+51) +31 (+55) +28 (+50) +23 (+41) +17 (+31) +13 (+23) +8 (+15) +8 (+15) +12 (+21) +17 (+31) +22 (+40) +25 (+44) +19 (+35)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -31 (-1) -22 (-1) +6 (+0) +34 (+1) +62 (+2) +125 (+5) +138 (+5) +191 (+8) +218 (+9) +44 (+2) -28 (-1) -31 (-1) +705 (+28)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -7 ( -23) -6 ( -21) -5 ( -16) -2 ( -7) +2 (+6) +9 (+30) +12 (+39) +14 (+45) +17 (+57) +6 (+19) -6 ( -20) -5 ( -16)   +29 (+8)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +4h 23' +3h 13' +2h 52' +0h 14' -1h 05' -4h 14' -6h 03' -5h 36' -2h 26' +2h 42' +4h 26' +4h 13'   +0h 13'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 52' +1h 09' +0h 12' -0h 47' -1h 39' -2h 05' -1h 53' -1h 09' -0h 10' +0h 49' +1h 40' +2h 05'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +29 +28.9 +28.9 +24.1 +7.5 +1 +7 +23.7 +28.8 +28.8 +28.9 +29.1   +22.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -54 -52 -42 -23 -6 +12 +21 +28 +26 -4 -30 -43   -13.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) +9.7 (+17) +12.4 (+22) +14.7 (+26) +15.1 (+27) +13.7 (+25) +12 (+22) +9.8 (+18) +12 (+22) +15.7 (+28) +14.9 (+27) +14.2 (+26) +12 (+22) +13 (+23)

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