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Mogadishu vs Grand Rapids, Michigan Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Mogadishu, Somalia and Grand Rapids, Michigan, Usa is approximately 13,017 km or 8,089 mi.
  • To reach Mogadishu in this distance one would set out from Grand Rapids, Michigan bearing 58.1° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Mogadishu bearing 141.5° or SE .
  • Mogadishu has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Grand Rapids, Michigan has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Mogadishu is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Grand Rapids, Michigan is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 18.5 °C (33.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 24.7 °C (44.5°F) less in Mogadishu. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 516.5 mm (20.3 in) less which is equivalent to 516.5 l/m² (12.68 US gal/ft²) or 5,165,000 l/ha (552,173 US gal/ac) less. About 3/7 as much.
  • There are 758 more hours of sunlight per year in Mogadishu. In whichever way circa 2h 05' more per day or about 1 1/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 27.6° higher in Mogadishu than in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
  • Relative humidity levels are 17.1% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 21.6°C (38.9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +32 (+57) +30 (+54) +25 (+45) +18 (+33) +10 (+19) +4 (+7) +1 (+1) +2 (+4) +7 (+12) +15 (+26) +23 (+42) +30 (+54) +16 (+30)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +32 (+58) +31 (+56) +27 (+48) +21 (+38) +14 (+25) +8 (+14) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +10 (+18) +17 (+31) +24 (+44) +30 (+53) +19 (+33)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +33 (+59) +32 (+58) +29 (+52) +24 (+43) +17 (+31) +11 (+20) +7 (+13) +8 (+15) +13 (+24) +20 (+36) +25 (+45) +29 (+53) +21 (+37)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -46 (-2) -36 (-1) -58 (-2) -28 (-1) -24 (-1) -12 (0) -23 (-1) -51 (-2) -85 (-3) -44 (-2) -48 (-2) -63 (-2) -517 (-20)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -15 ( -48) -12 ( -42) -12 ( -39) -7 ( -23) -6 ( -19) +3 (+10) +5 (+16) +1 (+3) -5 ( -17) -6 ( -19) -8 ( -27) -12 ( -39)   -74 ( -20)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +6h 05' +4h 48' +3h 19' +2h 10' -0h 03' -3h 02' -3h 21' -1h 05' +1h 26' +2h 42' +5h 58' +6h 07'   +2h 05'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 40' +1h 38' +0h 18' -1h 08' -2h 21' -2h 59' -2h 42' -1h 38' -0h 15' +1h 10' +2h 23' +2h 59'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +40.6 +40.3 +40 +21 +4.4 -2 +4 +20.8 +40.2 +40.5 +40.7 +40.8   +27.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +2 +4 +12 +21 +24 +25 +30 +28 +25 +22 +9 +3   +17.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +31.3 (+56) +30.3 (+55) +27.7 (+50) +24.9 (+45) +18.8 (+34) +13.1 (+24) +11.2 (+20) +11.7 (+21) +15.2 (+27) +21.4 (+39) +24.9 (+45) +28.9 (+52) +21.6 (+39)

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