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Mogadishu vs Cotonou Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Mogadishu, Somalia and Cotonou, Benin is approximately 4,787 km or 2,975 mi.
  • To reach Mogadishu in this distance one would set out from Cotonou bearing 93.8° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Mogadishu bearing 97.1° or E .
  • Mogadishu has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Cotonou has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • The mean temperature is 0.2 °C (0.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.3 °C (0.5°F) less in Mogadishu. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 909.3 mm (35.8 in) less which is equivalent to 909.3 l/m² (22.32 US gal/ft²) or 9,093,000 l/ha (972,102 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.4° higher in Mogadishu than in Cotonou.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-1) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) +0 (+1) +0 (0) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) 1 (+1) +0 (+1) 0 (+0) 0 (+0) 0 (+0)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-1) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) +0 (+1) +0 (+0) +1 (+1) +0 (+0) +0 (+1) 0 (0) +0 (+1) 0 (0) 0 (-1) 0 (0)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-1) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) +0 (+1) +0 (+1) +0 (+1) -1 (-1) 0 (-1) -1 (-1) +0 (+0) 0 (-1) -1 (-1) 0 (-1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -8 (0) -37 (-1) -65 (-3) -79 (-3) -141 (-6) -274 (-11) -89 (-4) -25 (-1) -76 (-3) -100 (-4) -5 (0) -11 (0) -909 (-36)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 13' +0h 08' +0h 01' -0h 05' -0h 11' -0h 14' -0h 13' -0h 08' -0h 01' +0h 05' +0h 11' +0h 14'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +4.2 +4.2 +3.8 -4.3 -4.3 -4.3 -4.3 -4.4 +3.8 +4.2 +4.3 +4.3   +0.4

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