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Mogadishu vs Raufarhöfn Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Mogadishu, Somalia and Raufarhöfn, Iceland is approximately 8,566 km or 5,323 mi.
  • To reach Mogadishu in this distance one would set out from Raufarhöfn bearing 115.9° or ESE and follow the great circles arc to approach Mogadishu bearing 158.9° or SSE .
  • Mogadishu has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Raufarhöfn has a tundra climate (ET).
  • Mogadishu is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Raufarhöfn is in or near the subpolar rain tundra biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 25 °C (45.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.2 °C (13°F) less in Mogadishu. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 332.9 mm (13.1 in) less which is equivalent to 332.9 l/m² (8.17 US gal/ft²) or 3,329,000 l/ha (355,892 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • There are 2088 more hours of sunlight per year in Mogadishu. In whichever way circa 5h 43' more per day or about 3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 51° higher in Mogadishu than in Raufarhöfn.
  • Relative humidity levels are 5.1% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 23.2°C (41.8°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +29 (+52) +29 (+52) +29 (+52) +29 (+52) +25 (+45) +21 (+38) +18 (+32) +19 (+34) +20 (+36) +24 (+43) +28 (+50) +30 (+54) +25 (+45)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +29 (+52) +28 (+51) +30 (+54) +29 (+53) +25 (+45) +21 (+37) +18 (+32) +18 (+32) +21 (+37) +24 (+44) +28 (+51) +29 (+52) +25 (+45)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +27 (+49) +27 (+49) +29 (+52) +28 (+50) +24 (+43) +20 (+36) +17 (+31) +18 (+32) +19 (+34) +23 (+41) +26 (+47) +27 (+49) +24 (+43)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -75 (-3) -57 (-2) -57 (-2) +11 (+0) +28 (+1) +43 (+2) +10 (+0) -18 (-1) -50 (-2) -59 (-2) -44 (-2) -67 (-3) -333 (-13)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -16 ( -52) -15 ( -53) -14 ( -45) -9 ( -30) -5 ( -16) +3 (+10) 0 ( 0) -6 ( -19) -12 ( -40) -13 ( -42) -13 ( -43) -16 ( -52)   -116 ( -32)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +8h 15' +7h 28' +6h 05' +4h 44' +3h 48' +1h 22' +2h 23' +5h 03' +6h 02' +6h 54' +8h 12' +8h 21'   +5h 43'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +8h 13' +4h 24' +0h 46' -2h 57' -6h 50' -10h 21' -8h 26' -4h 25' -0h 39' +3h 04' +6h 57' +10h 22'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +64 +63.9 +63.6 +44.6 +28 +21.6 +27.5 +44.3 +63.6 +63.9 +64 +63.9   +51
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -1 -3.6 -3.4 -4.9 -6.7 -6.6 -8.2 -8.4 -7 -7.5 -3.2 -1.2   -5.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +27.4 (+49) +26.5 (+48) +28.3 (+51) +27 (+49) +23.2 (+42) +18.8 (+34) +16.1 (+29) +16.1 (+29) +19 (+34) +22.4 (+40) +26.4 (+48) +27.6 (+50) +23.2 (+42)

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