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Nouakchott vs Abu Hamed Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Nouakchott, Mauritania and Abu Hamed, Sudan is approximately 5,170 km or 3,213 mi.
  • To reach Nouakchott in this distance one would set out from Abu Hamed bearing 276.8° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Nouakchott bearing 259.9° or W .
  • Both have a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Both are in or near the tropical desert biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 3.5 °C (6.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7 °C (12.6°F) less in Nouakchott. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 144.4 mm (5.7 in) more which is equivalent to 144.4 l/m² (3.54 US gal/ft²) or 1,444,000 l/ha (154,373 US gal/ac) more. About 12 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.8° higher in Nouakchott than in Abu Hamed.
  • Relative humidity levels are 19.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6.1°C (11°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+1) -1 (-2) -1 (-3) -4 (-8) -6 (-11) -7 (-13) -7 (-12) -7 (-12) -6 (-11) -3 (-5) -1 (-1) 0 (-1) -3 (-6)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +0 (+0) +1 (+0) +1 (+0) +1 (+0) +1 (+0) +1 (+0) +13 (+1) +75 (+3) +37 (+1) +10 (+0) +5 (+0) +1 (+0) +144 (+6)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 04' +0h 03' +0h 00' -0h 02' -0h 04' -0h 05' -0h 05' -0h 03' -0h 00' +0h 02' +0h 04' +0h 05'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +1.5 +1.4 +1.5 +1.4 -1.3 -1.4 -1 +1.4 +1.3 +1.4 +1.4 +1.5   +0.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +0 +6 +11 +15 +19 +33 +43 +44 +39 +19 +4 +1   +19.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +0.6 (+1) +2.3 (+4) +5.3 (+10) +5.4 (+10) +6.4 (+12) +11.2 (+20) +12 (+22) +10.2 (+18) +11.6 (+21) +6.8 (+12) +1.2 (+2) +0.1 (+0) +6.1 (+11)

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