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Mogadishu vs Lodwar Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Mogadishu, Somalia and Lodwar, Kenya is approximately 1,085 km or 674 mi.
  • To reach Mogadishu in this distance one would set out from Lodwar bearing 96.1° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Mogadishu bearing 96.6° or E .
  • Both have a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Mogadishu is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Lodwar is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 2.3 °C (4.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.3 °C (2.3°F) more in Mogadishu. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 188.3 mm (7.4 in) more which is equivalent to 188.3 l/m² (4.62 US gal/ft²) or 1,883,000 l/ha (201,305 US gal/ac) more. About 1 8/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.1° higher in Mogadishu than in Lodwar.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-10) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -4 (-8) -5 (-8) -6 (-11) -5 (-10) -4 (-6) -4 (-7) -5 (-8)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-4) -3 (-6) -2 (-4) -1 (-1) -2 (-3) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -4 (-6) -3 (-6) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) -2 (-4)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+2) 0 (0) +1 (+2) +2 (+3) +1 (+1) 0 (0) -1 (-1) -1 (-1) -1 (-2) -1 (-1) +0 (+1) +1 (+1) +0 (+0)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -8 (0) -10 (0) -10 (0) +0 (+0) +35 (+1) +74 (+3) +38 (+1) +31 (+1) +18 (+1) +17 (+1) +8 (+0) -5 (0) +188 (+7)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 03' +0h 02' +0h 00' -0h 01' -0h 02' -0h 03' -0h 03' -0h 02' -0h 00' +0h 01' +0h 02' +0h 03'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +1.1 +1 +0.9 -1.1 -1.1 -1.1 -1.1 -1.1 +0.8 +1.1 +1.1 +1   +0.1

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