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Mogadishu vs Zurich Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Mogadishu, Somalia and Zurich, Switzerland is approximately 6,158 km or 3,827 mi.
  • To reach Mogadishu in this distance one would set out from Zurich bearing 133.4° or SE and follow the great circles arc to approach Mogadishu bearing 150.5° or SSE .
  • Mogadishu has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Zurich has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Mogadishu is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Zurich is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 18.5 °C (33.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.2 °C (27.4°F) less in Mogadishu. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 702 mm (27.6 in) less which is equivalent to 702 l/m² (17.23 US gal/ft²) or 7,020,000 l/ha (750,485 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • There are 1390 more hours of sunlight per year in Mogadishu. In whichever way circa 3h 49' more per day or about 1 5/6 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 32.1° higher in Mogadishu than in Zurich.
  • Relative humidity levels are 0.8% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 17.8°C (32.1°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +28 (+50) +26 (+47) +23 (+42) +20 (+35) +14 (+26) +10 (+18) +7 (+12) +8 (+14) +11 (+20) +17 (+31) +24 (+44) +28 (+50) +18 (+32)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +27 (+49) +26 (+46) +24 (+43) +21 (+38) +16 (+28) +12 (+21) +8 (+15) +9 (+17) +12 (+22) +18 (+32) +24 (+42) +26 (+48) +19 (+33)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +26 (+46) +25 (+44) +24 (+44) +22 (+40) +17 (+31) +13 (+24) +11 (+19) +11 (+20) +13 (+24) +18 (+33) +22 (+40) +24 (+44) +19 (+34)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -68 (-3) -70 (-3) -61 (-2) -31 (-1) -49 (-2) -43 (-2) -60 (-2) -95 (-4) -71 (-3) -42 (-2) -46 (-2) -66 (-3) -702 (-28)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -14 ( -45) -13 ( -46) -11 ( -35) -8 ( -27) -7 ( -23) -2 ( -7) -1 ( -3) -4 ( -13) -7 ( -23) -8 ( -26) -8 ( -27) -11 ( -35)   -94 ( -26)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +7h 09' +6h 05' +4h 17' +2h 54' +2h 07' -0h 04' -0h 23' +1h 05' +3h 18' +5h 07' +7h 00' +7h 09'   +3h 49'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +3h 10' +1h 56' +0h 21' -1h 20' -2h 47' -3h 33' -3h 12' -1h 56' -0h 18' +1h 23' +2h 49' +3h 33'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +45.1 +44.9 +44.6 +25.5 +9 +2.5 +8.5 +25.2 +44.6 +44.9 +45.2 +45.3   +32.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -7 -5 +0 +3 +4 +5 +7 +3 -1 -6 -6 -7   -0.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +25 (+45) +23.8 (+43) +23.1 (+42) +20.8 (+37) +16.1 (+29) +12.1 (+22) +9.6 (+17) +9.6 (+17) +11.6 (+21) +16.3 (+29) +21.8 (+39) +24.2 (+44) +17.8 (+32)

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