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Mogadishu vs Lafayette, La Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Mogadishu, Somalia and Lafayette, La, Usa is approximately 14,246 km or 8,852 mi.
  • To reach Mogadishu in this distance one would set out from Lafayette, La bearing 59.4° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Mogadishu bearing 131.9° or SE .
  • Mogadishu has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Lafayette, La has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Mogadishu is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Lafayette, La is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 7.1 °C (12.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 14.5 °C (26.1°F) less in Mogadishu. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1083.3 mm (42.6 in) less which is equivalent to 1083.3 l/m² (26.59 US gal/ft²) or 10,833,000 l/ha (1,158,120 US gal/ac) less. About 1/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 14.9° higher in Mogadishu than in Lafayette, La.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +14 (+26) +13 (+23) +9 (+17) +6 (+11) +2 (+3) +-2 (-3) -4 (-6) -3 (-6) +-2 (-3) +3 (+6) +9 (+17) +13 (+24) +5 (+9)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +16 (+29) +14 (+26) +12 (+21) +9 (+16) +4 (+7) +0 (+0) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) +0 (+1) +7 (+12) +12 (+21) +15 (+27) +7 (+13)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +18 (+32) +16 (+30) +14 (+26) +11 (+20) +7 (+12) +2 (+4) 0 (0) +0 (+0) +2 (+4) +10 (+17) +14 (+25) +16 (+29) +9 (+17)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -125 (-5) -109 (-4) -96 (-4) -45 (-2) -75 (-3) -48 (-2) -119 (-5) -97 (-4) -113 (-4) -69 (-3) -61 (-2) -127 (-5) -1083 (-43)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 36' +1h 00' +0h 11' -0h 41' -1h 25' -1h 47' -1h 37' -1h 00' -0h 09' +0h 42' +1h 26' +1h 47'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +27.9 +27.7 +27.3 +8.3 -8.2 -14.6 -8.6 +8.2 +27.5 +27.9 +28.1 +28.1   +14.9

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