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Mogadishu vs Kolda Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Mogadishu, Somalia and Kolda, Senegal is approximately 6,743 km or 4,190 mi.
  • To reach Mogadishu in this distance one would set out from Kolda bearing 95° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Mogadishu bearing 103.6° or ESE .
  • Mogadishu has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Kolda has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Mogadishu is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Kolda is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 0.6 °C (1.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.3 °C (9.5°F) less in Mogadishu. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 622.7 mm (24.5 in) less which is equivalent to 622.7 l/m² (15.28 US gal/ft²) or 6,227,000 l/ha (665,708 US gal/ac) less. About 2/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2.1° higher in Mogadishu than in Kolda.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +-4 (-8) -7 (-13) -8 (-15) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -6 (-10) -3 (-6) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -3 (-6) +-3 (-6) +-2 (-4) -5 (-9)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) 0 (0) -1 (-2) -2 (-3) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) +1 (+2) +4 (+6) -1 (-1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+17) +7 (+13) +6 (+10) +4 (+8) +1 (+2) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) +0 (+1) +2 (+3) +6 (+11) +9 (+17) +4 (+7)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +1 (+0) -1 (0) +9 (+0) +57 (+2) +43 (+2) -32 (-1) -197 (-8) -248 (-10) -226 (-9) -70 (-3) +32 (+1) +9 (+0) -623 (-25)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 33' +0h 21' +0h 03' -0h 14' -0h 30' -0h 37' -0h 34' -0h 21' -0h 03' +0h 15' +0h 30' +0h 37'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +10.7 +10.6 +10.2 -8.9 -10.8 -10.8 -10.8 -9 +10.2 +10.7 +10.8 +10.8   +2.1

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