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Nouakchott vs Abu Dhabi Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Nouakchott, Mauritania and Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates is approximately 7,274 km or 4,520 mi.
  • To reach Nouakchott in this distance one would set out from Abu Dhabi bearing 279.6° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Nouakchott bearing 250.8° or WSW .
  • Both have a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Nouakchott is in or near the tropical desert biome whereas Abu Dhabi is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 0.9 °C (1.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8.5 °C (15.3°F) less in Nouakchott. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 68.1 mm (2.7 in) more which is equivalent to 68.1 l/m² (1.67 US gal/ft²) or 681,000 l/ha (72,803 US gal/ac) more. About 1 3/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 4.7° higher in Nouakchott than in Abu Dhabi.
  • Relative humidity levels are 19% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 7.1°C (12.8°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+6) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) -1 (-1) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -6 (-11) -6 (-12) -3 (-6) +0 (+0) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) -1 (-2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -3 (0) -42 (-2) -24 (-1) -6 (0) +1 (+0) +1 (+0) +18 (+1) +81 (+3) +38 (+1) +10 (+0) +3 (+0) -9 (0) +68 (+3)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 22' +0h 14' +0h 02' -0h 09' -0h 20' -0h 25' -0h 22' -0h 14' -0h 02' +0h 10' +0h 20' +0h 25'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +6.4 +6.3 +6.4 +6.4 +2 -4.2 +1.4 +6.3 +6.2 +6.2 +6.3 +6.4   +4.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -38 -37 -32 -24 -17 -9 +7 +11 -2 -22 -31 -34   -19
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -8.9 (-16) -9.1 (-16) -8.6 (-15) -9 (-16) -8.7 (-16) -6.5 (-12) -4 (-7) -3.1 (-6) -3.5 (-6) -6.7 (-12) -8.4 (-15) -8.8 (-16) -7.1 (-13)

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