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Mogadishu vs Richmond, Virginia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Mogadishu, Somalia and Richmond, Virginia, Usa is approximately 12,675 km or 7,876 mi.
  • To reach Mogadishu in this distance one would set out from Richmond, Virginia bearing 67° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Mogadishu bearing 133° or SE .
  • Mogadishu has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Richmond, Virginia has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Mogadishu is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Richmond, Virginia is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 12.6 °C (22.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 19 °C (34.2°F) less in Mogadishu. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 721 mm (28.4 in) less which is equivalent to 721 l/m² (17.7 US gal/ft²) or 7,210,000 l/ha (770,797 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • There are 387 more hours of sunlight per year in Mogadishu. In whichever way circa 1h 04' more per day or about 1 1/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 22.2° higher in Mogadishu than in Richmond, Virginia.
  • Relative humidity levels are 23.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 17.4°C (31.3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +21 (+38) +20 (+36) +16 (+29) +11 (+20) +5 (+9) +0 (0) +-3 (-5) +-1 (-2) +1 (+2) +9 (+16) +15 (+27) +21 (+38) +10 (+17)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +23 (+41) +23 (+41) +20 (+35) +15 (+26) +9 (+15) +4 (+6) +1 (+1) +2 (+3) +5 (+8) +13 (+23) +18 (+32) +23 (+41) +13 (+23)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +25 (+45) +25 (+45) +23 (+41) +18 (+32) +12 (+22) +7 (+13) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +8 (+14) +16 (+29) +21 (+38) +24 (+43) +16 (+28)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -88 (-3) -74 (-3) -77 (-3) -21 (-1) -38 (-1) -12 (0) -84 (-3) -100 (-4) -71 (-3) -49 (-2) -40 (-2) -67 (-3) -721 (-28)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -10 ( -32) -10 ( -35) -10 ( -32) -5 ( -17) -4 ( -13) +3 (+10) +1 (+3) -1 ( -3) -3 ( -10) -3 ( -10) -4 ( -13) -7 ( -23)   -53 ( -15)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +3h 50' +3h 04' +2h 11' +0h 20' -0h 11' -2h 56' -2h 42' -0h 36' +1h 12' +2h 09' +3h 06' +3h 21'   +1h 04'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 10' +1h 20' +0h 14' -0h 55' -1h 55' -2h 25' -2h 12' -1h 20' -0h 12' +0h 57' +1h 56' +2h 25'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +35.2 +35 +34.6 +15.6 -1 -7.3 -1.3 +15.4 +34.8 +35.2 +35.4 +35.4   +22.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +18 +21 +24 +27 +26 +26 +24 +22 +24 +24 +25 +21   +23.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +25.5 (+46) +25.7 (+46) +24.1 (+43) +20.5 (+37) +14.5 (+26) +9.6 (+17) +6.2 (+11) +6.6 (+12) +9.9 (+18) +17.5 (+32) +22.9 (+41) +25.7 (+46) +17.4 (+31)

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