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Mogadishu vs Anchorage, Alaska Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Mogadishu, Somalia and Anchorage, Alaska, Usa is approximately 12,867 km or 7,996 mi.
  • To reach Mogadishu in this distance one would set out from Anchorage, Alaska bearing 342.9° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Mogadishu bearing 188.1° or S .
  • Mogadishu has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Anchorage, Alaska has a boreal subarctic climate with dry summers (Dsc).
  • Mogadishu is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Anchorage, Alaska is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 24.8 °C (44.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 21.2 °C (38.2°F) less in Mogadishu. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 5.1 mm (0.2 in) less which is equivalent to 5.1 l/m² (0.13 US gal/ft²) or 51,000 l/ha (5,452 US gal/ac) less. About 1 as much.
  • There are 1091 more hours of sunlight per year in Mogadishu. In whichever way circa 2h 59' more per day or about 1 5/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 45.8° higher in Mogadishu than in Anchorage, Alaska.
  • Relative humidity levels are 14% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 26.6°C (48°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Mogadishu relative to Anchorage, Alaska. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Anchorage, Alaska vs Mogadishu.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +36 (+65) +33 (+60) +30 (+55) +26 (+47) +19 (+33) +14 (+24) +11 (+19) +12 (+21) +16 (+29) +25 (+46) +34 (+61) +36 (+65) +24 (+44)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +36 (+65) +34 (+61) +32 (+57) +27 (+48) +20 (+36) +15 (+26) +11 (+20) +13 (+23) +17 (+30) +26 (+46) +34 (+60) +36 (+64) +25 (+45)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +36 (+65) +34 (+62) +33 (+59) +28 (+50) +21 (+38) +16 (+28) +12 (+22) +13 (+24) +18 (+32) +26 (+46) +33 (+60) +35 (+63) +25 (+46)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -19 (-1) -20 (-1) -9 (0) +41 (+2) +38 (+1) +53 (+2) +15 (+1) -22 (-1) -46 (-2) -25 (-1) +8 (+0) -19 (-1) -5 (0)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -8 ( -26) -7 ( -25) -6 ( -19) 0 ( 0) +2 (+6) +6 (+20) +2 (+6) -4 ( -13) -9 ( -30) -6 ( -19) -4 ( -13) -6 ( -19)   -40 ( -11)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +6h 07' +4h 50' +2h 19' +0h 12' +0h 09' -2h 20' -0h 56' +2h 13' +4h 34' +5h 30' +6h 26' +6h 46'   +2h 59'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +5h 46' +3h 22' +0h 36' -2h 18' -5h 00' -6h 38' -5h 52' -3h 23' -0h 31' +2h 22' +5h 04' +6h 38'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +58.7 +58.5 +58.2 +39.2 +22.6 +16.3 +22.3 +39.1 +58.5 +58.8 +58.9 +58.9   +45.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +4 +9 +17 +23 +27 +23 +18 +16 +15 +11 +4 +1   +14
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +35.3 (+64) +33.8 (+61) +33 (+59) +30.1 (+54) +25.1 (+45) +19.1 (+34) +14.8 (+27) +15.5 (+28) +19.4 (+35) +26.4 (+48) +32.8 (+59) +34.4 (+62) +26.6 (+48)

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