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Nouakchott vs Orland Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Nouakchott, Mauritania and Orland, Norway is approximately 5,428 km or 3,373 mi.
  • To reach Nouakchott in this distance one would set out from Orland bearing 213° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Nouakchott bearing 194.7° or SSW .
  • Nouakchott has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Orland has a subpolar oceanic climate (Cfc).
  • Nouakchott is in or near the tropical desert biome whereas Orland is in or near the boreal wet forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 20 °C (35.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.6 °C (10.1°F) less in Nouakchott. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 891 mm (35.1 in) less which is equivalent to 891 l/m² (21.87 US gal/ft²) or 8,910,000 l/ha (952,538 US gal/ac) less. About 1/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 43.8° higher in Nouakchott than in Orland.
  • Relative humidity levels are 38.5% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 8.5°C (15.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +22 (+39) +22 (+40) +23 (+42) +21 (+39) +19 (+34) +17 (+30) +15 (+28) +15 (+27) +19 (+34) +22 (+39) +23 (+41) +21 (+38) +20 (+36)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -87 (-3) -70 (-3) -68 (-3) -59 (-2) -49 (-2) -65 (-3) -67 (-3) -5 (0) -95 (-4) -121 (-5) -94 (-4) -113 (-4) -891 (-35)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +5h 50' +3h 17' +0h 34' -2h 12' -4h 58' -6h 51' -5h 57' -3h 17' -0h 29' +2h 17' +5h 03' +6h 52'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +45.5 +45.4 +45.6 +45.6 +41.2 +35 +40.5 +45.5 +45.4 +45.4 +45.4 +45.4   +43.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -51 -50 -46 -46 -41 -32 -21 -14 -24 -42 -47 -48   -38.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +6.3 (+11) +6.6 (+12) +7.9 (+14) +7 (+13) +6 (+11) +7.9 (+14) +10.2 (+18) +11.7 (+21) +13 (+23) +9.8 (+18) +9 (+16) +7 (+13) +8.5 (+15)

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