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Mogadishu vs Kosti Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Mogadishu, Somalia and Kosti, Sudan is approximately 1,866 km or 1,159 mi.
  • To reach Mogadishu in this distance one would set out from Kosti bearing 130.5° or SE and follow the great circles arc to approach Mogadishu bearing 132.2° or SE .
  • Both have a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Both are in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 1.6 °C (2.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.1 °C (11°F) less in Mogadishu. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 47.9 mm (1.9 in) more which is equivalent to 47.9 l/m² (1.18 US gal/ft²) or 479,000 l/ha (51,208 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2.2° higher in Mogadishu than in Kosti.
  • Relative humidity levels are 32.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 8°C (14.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+4) +1 (+1) -2 (-3) -3 (-5) -5 (-10) -5 (-9) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) -2 (-4) 0 (0) +2 (+4) -2 (-3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +1 (+0) +0 (+0) +9 (+0) +57 (+2) +43 (+2) +39 (+2) -40 (-2) -79 (-3) -40 (-2) +16 (+1) +34 (+1) +9 (+0) +48 (+2)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 34' +0h 21' +0h 04' -0h 15' -0h 30' -0h 38' -0h 35' -0h 21' -0h 03' +0h 15' +0h 31' +0h 38'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +11 +10.9 +10.5 -8.6 -11.1 -11.1 -11.1 -8.8 +10.4 +10.9 +11.1 +11.1   +2.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +39 +43 +46 +49 +43 +31 +17 +9 +14 +27 +37 +37   +32.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +13 (+23) +13.7 (+25) +13.6 (+24) +14 (+25) +8.3 (+15) +3.5 (+6) +1.3 (+2) -0.1 (0) +1.3 (+2) +4.7 (+8) +10.1 (+18) +12.3 (+22) +8 (+14)

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