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Mogadishu vs Riyadh Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Mogadishu, Somalia and Riyadh, Saudi Arabia is approximately 2,525 km or 1,569 mi.
  • To reach Mogadishu in this distance one would set out from Riyadh bearing 183.6° or S and follow the great circles arc to approach Mogadishu bearing 183.3° or S .
  • Both have a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Mogadishu is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Riyadh is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 1.4 °C (2.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 18.1 °C (32.6°F) less in Mogadishu. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 297.7 mm (11.7 in) more which is equivalent to 297.7 l/m² (7.31 US gal/ft²) or 2,977,000 l/ha (318,261 US gal/ac) more. About 4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 9.5° higher in Mogadishu than in Riyadh.
  • Relative humidity levels are 48.8% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 18.1°C (32.6°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+4) +0 (0) +-4 (-7) +-6 (-11) -11 (-20) -14 (-25) -16 (-29) -16 (-29) -14 (-25) +-8 (-14) +-2 (-4) +3 (+5) +-7 (-13)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +13 (+23) +10 (+18) +7 (+12) +3 (+6) -4 (-6) -7 (-13) -9 (-16) -9 (-16) -6 (-11) +0 (+0) +7 (+12) +12 (+21) +1 (+3)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +20 (+36) +19 (+34) +17 (+31) +14 (+25) +7 (+13) +3 (+5) 0 (0) -1 (-2) +4 (+7) +10 (+18) +15 (+27) +20 (+36) +11 (+19)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -10 (0) -10 (0) -15 (-1) +29 (+1) +48 (+2) +82 (+3) +58 (+2) +39 (+2) +23 (+1) +26 (+1) +30 (+1) -2 (0) +298 (+12)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -3 ( -10) -1 ( -4) -1 ( -3) +4 (+13) +5 (+16) +13 (+43) +12.5 (+40) +10 (+32) +5 (+17) +4 (+13) -1 ( -3) -1 ( -3)   +46.5 (+13)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 14' +0h 46' +0h 08' -0h 32' -1h 06' -1h 23' -1h 15' -0h 46' -0h 07' +0h 33' +1h 07' +1h 23'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +22.5 +22.4 +22 +2.9 -13.6 -20.1 -14 +2.5 +21.9 +22.3 +22.5 +22.6   +9.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +28 +35 +40 +42 +55 +65 +65 +66 +62 +54 +41 +32   +48.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +18.6 (+33) +18.9 (+34) +18.1 (+33) +15.9 (+29) +16.4 (+30) +20.1 (+36) +17.8 (+32) +18.7 (+34) +17.6 (+32) +18.2 (+33) +17.8 (+32) +19 (+34) +18.1 (+33)

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