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Nouakchott vs Abidjan Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Nouakchott, Mauritania and Abidjan, Ivory Coast is approximately 1,935 km or 1,203 mi.
  • To reach Nouakchott in this distance one would set out from Abidjan bearing 318.6° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Nouakchott bearing 316.1° or NW .
  • Nouakchott has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Abidjan has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Nouakchott is in or near the tropical desert biome whereas Abidjan is in or near the tropical moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 0.8 °C (1.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.6 °C (8.3°F) more in Nouakchott. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1690.6 mm (66.6 in) less which is equivalent to 1690.6 l/m (41.49 US gal/ft) or 16,906,000 l/ha (1,807,364 US gal/ac) less. About 0 as much.
  • There are 1099 more hours of sunlight per year in Nouakchott. In whichever way circa 3h 00' more per day or about 1 1/2 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 4.2° lower in Nouakchott than in Abidjan.
  • Relative humidity levels are 33% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 10.4°C (18.7°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) 2 (+3) 2 (+3) +5 (+8) +5 (+10) +5 (+8) +5 (+9) +6 (+12) +6 (+10) 3 (+5) -1 (-2) 3 (+5)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-10) -6 (-10) -3 (-6) -2 (-4) +1 (+1) +2 (+4) +3 (+6) +4 (+6) +3 (+6) +2 (+3) -2 (-3) -6 (-10) -1 (-1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-19) -11 (-19) -9 (-16) -7 (-12) -5 (-8) -2 (-3) +1 (+2) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) -2 (-3) -6 (-12) -10 (-18) -5 (-8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -16 (-1) -48 (-2) -106 (-4) -140 (-6) -293 (-12) -561 (-22) -188 (-7) +44 (+2) -43 (-2) -128 (-5) -138 (-5) -75 (-3) -1691 (-67)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -2.5 ( -8) -3.5 ( -12) -7 ( -23) -9 ( -30) -16 ( -52) -18.5 ( -62) -8 ( -26) -2 ( -6) -5 ( -17) -12 ( -39) -12.5 ( -42) -6.5 ( -21)   -102.5 ( -28)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +1h 54' +1h 18' +2h 19' +3h 36' +3h 48' +5h 36' +5h 05' +4h 36' +3h 36' +1h 46' +1h 06' +1h 17'   +3h 00'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 41' -0h 25' -0h 04' +0h 17' +0h 36' +0h 46' +0h 41' +0h 25' +0h 04' -0h 18' -0h 37' -0h 46'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -12.8 -12.7 -12.6 +0.5 +12.7 +12.9 +12.4 +0.7 -12.7 -12.6 -12.8 -12.8   -4.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -42 -41 -40 -39 -40 -34 -16 -10 -21 -37 -38 -39   -33.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -18.4 (-33) -18.4 (-33) -16.1 (-29) -14.4 (-26) -11.4 (-21) -6.5 (-12) -0.5 (-1) +1.2 (+2) -1.7 (-3) -8.6 (-15) -13.2 (-24) -16.7 (-30) -10.4 (-19)

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