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Nouakchott vs Muharraq Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Nouakchott, Mauritania and Muharraq, Bahrain is approximately 6,847 km or 4,255 mi.
  • To reach Nouakchott in this distance one would set out from Muharraq bearing 277.3° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Nouakchott bearing 249.4° or WSW .
  • Both have a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • The annual mean temperature is 0.8 °C (1.4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9 °C (16.2°F) less in Nouakchott. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 86.2 mm (3.4 in) more which is equivalent to 86.2 l/m² (2.12 US gal/ft²) or 862,000 l/ha (92,154 US gal/ac) more. About 2 1/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 6.5° higher in Nouakchott than in Muharraq.
  • Relative humidity levels are 24.8% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 8.4°C (15.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +4 (+7) 2 (+4) -1 (-2) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -1 (-2) 3 (+5) +5 (+9) +7 (+13) 3 (+5)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +3 (+6) +0 (+0) -3 (-5) -5 (-8) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -4 (-6) -1 (-1) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) -1 (-1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -4 (-7) -6 (-11) -7 (-13) -7 (-13) -7 (-13) -5 (-9) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) -4 (-8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -14 (-1) -16 (-1) -13 (-1) -9 (0) 0 (0) +1 (+0) +18 (+1) +81 (+3) +38 (+1) +10 (+0) +1 (+0) -10 (0) +86 (+3)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -2.5 ( -8) -1.5 ( -5) -3 ( -10) -2 ( -7) -1 ( -3) +0.5 (+2) +2 (+6) +4 (+13) +4 (+13) +1 (+3) -0.5 ( -2) -2.5 ( -8)   -1.5 ( 0)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 29' +0h 18' +0h 03' -0h 12' -0h 26' -0h 33' -0h 29' -0h 18' -0h 02' +0h 13' +0h 26' +0h 33'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +8.2 +8.1 +8.3 +8.2 +3.8 -2.4 +3.2 +8.1 +8 +8.1 +8.1 +8.2   +6.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -44 -43 -37 -30 -26 -11 +2 +4 -7 -27 -36 -43   -24.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -9.5 (-17) -9.5 (-17) -9 (-16) -9.9 (-18) -11 (-20) -7.5 (-14) -5.2 (-9) -4.9 (-9) -5.1 (-9) -8.8 (-16) -10 (-18) -10.2 (-18) -8.4 (-15)

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