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Mogadishu vs Van Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Mogadishu, Somalia and Van, Turkey is approximately 4,056 km or 2,521 mi.
  • To reach Mogadishu in this distance one would set out from Van bearing 176.6° or S and follow the great circles arc to approach Mogadishu bearing 177.4° or S .
  • Mogadishu has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Van has a warm, dry summer continental/ hemiboreal climate (Dsb).
  • Mogadishu is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Van is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 18.4 °C (33°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 23.1 °C (41.6°F) less in Mogadishu. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 13.9 mm (0.5 in) more which is equivalent to 13.9 l/m² (0.34 US gal/ft²) or 139,000 l/ha (14,860 US gal/ac) more. About 1 as much.
  • There are 435 more hours of sunlight per year in Mogadishu. In whichever way circa 1h 12' more per day or about 1 1/6 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 23.2° higher in Mogadishu than in Van.
  • Relative humidity levels are 17.1% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 21.6°C (38.9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +29 (+52) +28 (+50) +25 (+44) +20 (+35) +13 (+23) +7 (+12) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +5 (+9) +13 (+24) +21 (+38) +27 (+48) +16 (+28)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +31 (+55) +30 (+54) +27 (+48) +22 (+39) +15 (+28) +9 (+17) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +9 (+17) +17 (+30) +24 (+42) +28 (+50) +18 (+33)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +31 (+56) +31 (+55) +28 (+50) +24 (+42) +18 (+33) +14 (+25) +9 (+16) +9 (+17) +13 (+23) +19 (+34) +24 (+43) +28 (+50) +21 (+37)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -34 (-1) -34 (-1) -33 (-1) +4 (+0) +6 (+0) +61 (+2) +54 (+2) +33 (+1) +10 (+0) -21 (-1) -6 (0) -25 (-1) +14 (+1)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -8 ( -26) -7 ( -25) -8 ( -26) -4 ( -13) -1 ( -3) +10 (+33) +12 (+39) +9 (+29) +3 (+10) -2 ( -6) -4 ( -13) -4 ( -13)   -4 ( -1)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +4h 27' +3h 40' +3h 54' +1h 16' -0h 17' -4h 02' -4h 19' -1h 56' +1h 02' +2h 54' +3h 42' +4h 03'   +1h 12'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 15' +1h 23' +0h 15' -0h 57' -1h 59' -2h 31' -2h 17' -1h 23' -0h 13' +0h 59' +2h 01' +2h 31'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +36.3 +36.1 +35.7 +16.7 +0.1 -6.4 -0.4 +16.3 +35.6 +36 +36.3 +36.4   +23.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +5 +2 +2 +6 +17 +28 +35 +39 +37 +17 +9 +8   +17.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +30.3 (+55) +28.8 (+52) +26 (+47) +22.1 (+40) +18.5 (+33) +15.6 (+28) +12.9 (+23) +14.9 (+27) +18.1 (+33) +19.9 (+36) +24.3 (+44) +27.9 (+50) +21.6 (+39)

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