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Mogadishu vs Smara Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Mogadishu, Somalia and Smara, Western Sahara is approximately 6,645 km or 4,129 mi.
  • To reach Mogadishu in this distance one would set out from Smara bearing 104.4° or ESE and follow the great circles arc to approach Mogadishu bearing 120.1° or ESE .
  • Both have a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Mogadishu is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Smara is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 4.4 °C (7.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 12 °C (21.6°F) less in Mogadishu. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 261 mm (10.3 in) more which is equivalent to 261 l/m² (6.41 US gal/ft²) or 2,610,000 l/ha (279,026 US gal/ac) more. About 2 8/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 11.5° higher in Mogadishu than in Smara.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+13) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) +0 (0) +-3 (-5) -8 (-14) -10 (-18) -8 (-14) +-3 (-5) +4 (+7) +7 (+13) +0 (-1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+20) +9 (+16) +9 (+15) +7 (+12) +6 (+10) +2 (+3) -3 (-5) -5 (-8) -2 (-3) +3 (+5) +7 (+12) +10 (+18) +4 (+8)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+27) +13 (+23) +14 (+25) +12 (+22) +11 (+20) +6 (+11) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +5 (+9) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +13 (+23) +9 (+17)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -1 (0) -24 (-1) +4 (+0) +51 (+2) +55 (+2) +76 (+3) +58 (+2) +38 (+1) -8 (0) +2 (+0) +24 (+1) -14 (-1) +261 (+10)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -0.5 ( -2) -3 ( -11) 0 ( 0) +4 (+13) +6.5 (+21) +12 (+40) +13 (+42) +9.5 (+31) +2 (+7) +3 (+10) +2 (+7) -1 ( -3)   +47.5 (+13)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 22' +0h 51' +0h 09' -0h 35' -1h 13' -1h 32' -1h 23' -0h 51' -0h 08' +0h 36' +1h 14' +1h 32'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +24.6 +24.4 +24 +4.9 -11.6 -18 -12 +4.7 +24 +24.4 +24.6 +24.7   +11.5

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