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Nouakchott vs Eldoret Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Nouakchott, Mauritania and Eldoret, Kenya is approximately 5,924 km or 3,681 mi.
  • To reach Nouakchott in this distance one would set out from Eldoret bearing 292.4° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Nouakchott bearing 283.4° or WNW .
  • Nouakchott has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Eldoret has a subtropical highland climate with no dry season (Cfb).
  • Nouakchott is in or near the tropical desert biome whereas Eldoret is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 9.1 °C (16.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5 °C (9°F) more in Nouakchott. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 946 mm (37.2 in) less which is equivalent to 946 l/m² (23.22 US gal/ft²) or 9,460,000 l/ha (1,011,337 US gal/ac) less. About 1/7 as much.
  • There are 419 more hours of sunlight per year in Nouakchott. In whichever way circa 1h 08' more per day or about 1 1/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 4.5° lower in Nouakchott than in Eldoret.
  • Relative humidity levels are 4.6% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6.4°C (11.6°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +10 (+18) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +9 (+16) +5 (+9) +9 (+15)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +5 (+8) +7 (+12) +9 (+15) +11 (+19) +12 (+22) +13 (+23) +13 (+23) +13 (+23) +12 (+21) +9 (+15) +5 (+9) +9 (+16)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +6 (+11) +9 (+16) +10 (+18) +13 (+23) +15 (+27) +15 (+27) +15 (+27) +12 (+22) +8 (+14) +5 (+9) +10 (+18)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -29 (-1) -40 (-2) -57 (-2) -149 (-6) -123 (-5) -103 (-4) -154 (-6) -115 (-5) -49 (-2) -38 (-1) -45 (-2) -46 (-2) -946 (-37)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -4.5 ( -15) -4.5 ( -16) -8 ( -26) -15 ( -50) -15 ( -48) -12.5 ( -42) -17 ( -55) -17 ( -55) -7 ( -23) -8 ( -26) -8.5 ( -28) -6.5 ( -21)   -123.5 ( -34)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -1h 05' -0h 23' +1h 00' +2h 30' +2h 29' +1h 54' +2h 54' +2h 42' +0h 48' +0h 29' +1h 12' -0h 48'   +1h 08'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 55' -0h 34' -0h 06' +0h 24' +0h 49' +1h 02' +0h 56' +0h 34' +0h 05' -0h 24' -0h 50' -1h 02'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -17.4 -17.3 -16 +5.2 +17.4 +17.6 +17.2 +5.5 -15.9 -17.2 -17.5 -17.6   -4.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -4 -3 -6 -15 -16 -5 +3 +7 +8 -5 -11 -9   -4.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +1.8 (+3) +2.5 (+5) +3.1 (+6) +2 (+4) +3.9 (+7) +9.6 (+17) +13 (+23) +13.5 (+24) +14.3 (+26) +8.7 (+16) +3.6 (+6) +1.1 (+2) +6.4 (+12)

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