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Mogadishu vs Atar Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Mogadishu, Somalia and Atar, Mauritania is approximately 6,652 km or 4,134 mi.
  • To reach Mogadishu in this distance one would set out from Atar bearing 100° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Mogadishu bearing 112.6° or ESE .
  • Both have a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Mogadishu is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Atar is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 1 °C (1.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11.5 °C (20.7°F) less in Mogadishu. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 279 mm (11 in) more which is equivalent to 279 l/m² (6.85 US gal/ft²) or 2,790,000 l/ha (298,270 US gal/ac) more. About 3 1/3 as much.
  • There are 388 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Mogadishu. In whichever way circa 1h 03' less per day or about 8/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 6° higher in Mogadishu than in Atar.
  • Relative humidity levels are 50.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 15.4°C (27.7°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+4) +0 (0) +-2 (-4) +-3 (-5) -8 (-14) -12 (-22) -13 (-23) -12 (-22) -11 (-20) -7 (-13) +-2 (-4) +4 (+7) -5 (-10)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+11) +5 (+8) +4 (+6) +2 (+4) -3 (-5) -7 (-13) -9 (-15) -8 (-14) -7 (-13) -3 (-5) +2 (+4) +7 (+13) -1 (-2)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +7 (+13) +2 (+4) -2 (-4) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) +1 (+2) +6 (+11) +10 (+18) +3 (+6)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -3 (0) -4 (0) +8 (+0) +58 (+2) +56 (+2) +80 (+3) +50 (+2) +9 (+0) -13 (-1) +7 (+0) +29 (+1) +3 (+0) +279 (+11)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -1 ( -3) -1 ( -4) +0.5 (+2) +4.5 (+15) +6.5 (+21) +12 (+40) +11 (+35) +5 (+16) 0 ( 0) +2 (+6) +3 (+10) 0 ( 0)   +42.5 (+12)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 01' -0h 21' -1h 05' -2h 10' -1h 54' -3h 14' -2h 44' -1h 34' +0h 16' +0h 05' -0h 14' +0h 11'   -1h 03'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 59' +0h 37' +0h 06' -0h 25' -0h 52' -1h 06' -1h 00' -0h 37' -0h 05' +0h 26' +0h 53' +1h 06'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +18.3 +18.2 +17.8 -1.3 -17.4 -18.5 -17 -1.6 +17.8 +18.2 +18.4 +18.4   +6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +46 +47 +48 +51 +56 +58 +50 +46 +49 +51 +54 +46   +50.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +19.1 (+34) +19 (+34) +18.9 (+34) +19.4 (+35) +17.5 (+32) +14.4 (+26) +7.9 (+14) +6.4 (+12) +8.7 (+16) +13.8 (+25) +19.8 (+36) +20 (+36) +15.4 (+28)

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