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Mogadishu vs West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Mogadishu, Somalia and West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands, Australia is approximately 5,901 km or 3,667 mi.
  • To reach Mogadishu in this distance one would set out from West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands bearing 282° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Mogadishu bearing 286.9° or WNW .
  • Mogadishu has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am).
  • The mean annual temperature is 0.4 °C (0.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.3 °C (2.3°F) more in Mogadishu. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1539.5 mm (60.6 in) less which is equivalent to 1539.5 l/m² (37.78 US gal/ft²) or 15,395,000 l/ha (1,645,828 US gal/ac) less. About 1/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2.6° higher in Mogadishu than in West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Mogadishu relative to West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands vs Mogadishu.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) 1 (+1) 0 (+0) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+3) +2 (+4) +2 (+3) +1 (+2)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-1) -1 (-2) +1 (+1) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) +1 (+1) +0 (+0) +0 (+0) +0 (+0) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) +0 (+0) +0 (+1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) 0 (0) +1 (+2) +0 (+0) 0 (0) -1 (-1) -1 (-1) -1 (-1) 0 (0) 0 (0) -2 (-3) -1 (-1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -205 (-8) -173 (-7) -240 (-9) -192 (-8) -131 (-5) -127 (-5) -139 (-5) -78 (-3) -61 (-2) -24 (-1) -63 (-2) -108 (-4) -1540 (-61)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 44' -0h 27' -0h 05' +0h 19' +0h 39' +0h 49' +0h 44' +0h 27' +0h 04' -0h 19' -0h 39' -0h 49'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -13.9 -9.3 +10 +14.1 +14.2 +14.2 +14.2 +14.2 +10.8 -9.2 -13.8 -14.2   +2.6

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