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Mogadishu vs Rapid City, South Dakota Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Mogadishu, Somalia and Rapid City, South Dakota, Usa is approximately 14,012 km or 8,707 mi.
  • To reach Mogadishu in this distance one would set out from Rapid City, South Dakota bearing 40.1° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Mogadishu bearing 152.4° or SSE .
  • Mogadishu has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Rapid City, South Dakota has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Mogadishu is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Rapid City, South Dakota is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The average temperature is 19 °C (34.3°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 61.9 mm (2.4 in) less which is equivalent to 61.9 l/m² (1.52 US gal/ft²) or 619,000 l/ha (66,175 US gal/ac) less. About 6/7 as much.
  • There are 351 more hours of sunlight per year in Mogadishu. In whichever way circa 0h 58' more per day or about 1 1/8 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 28.8° higher in Mogadishu than in Rapid City, South Dakota.
  • Relative humidity levels are 28% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 24.6°C (44.2°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +28 (+51) +26 (+47) +23 (+42) +18 (+32) +11 (+20) +5 (+8) +-1 (-2) +0 (0) +6 (+11) +13 (+23) +23 (+41) +28 (+51) +15 (+27)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +32 (+57) +30 (+53) +27 (+49) +22 (+40) +15 (+27) +9 (+15) +3 (+6) +5 (+9) +11 (+20) +18 (+32) +26 (+47) +31 (+56) +19 (+34)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +35 (+63) +33 (+60) +31 (+56) +26 (+47) +19 (+34) +13 (+23) +8 (+14) +10 (+18) +16 (+29) +23 (+41) +29 (+53) +34 (+61) +23 (+41)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -7 (0) -12 (0) -15 (-1) +5 (+0) -25 (-1) -2 (0) -8 (0) -11 (0) -8 (0) -1 (0) +24 (+1) -2 (0) -62 (-2)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -6 ( -19) -6 ( -21) -8 ( -26) -4 ( -13) -5 ( -16) +1 (+3) +4 (+13) +2 (+6) -1 ( -3) -1 ( -3) -1 ( -3) -3 ( -10)   -28 ( -8)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +4h 00' +3h 13' +2h 13' +1h 04' +0h 25' -2h 24' -3h 15' -1h 29' -0h 04' +1h 03' +3h 20' +3h 32'   +0h 58'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 47' +1h 43' +0h 18' -1h 11' -2h 28' -3h 07' -2h 50' -1h 43' -0h 16' +1h 13' +2h 29' +3h 07'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +41.8 +41.5 +41.2 +22.1 +5.6 -0.8 +5.2 +22 +41.4 +41.7 +41.9 +42   +28.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +17 +14 +16 +26 +29 +28 +39 +42 +41 +36 +27 +20   +27.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +33.2 (+60) +30.6 (+55) +28.7 (+52) +26.7 (+48) +21.3 (+38) +14.9 (+27) +13.6 (+24) +16.1 (+29) +21.1 (+38) +25.4 (+46) +30.1 (+54) +33 (+59) +24.6 (+44)

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