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San vs Massawa Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between San, Mali and Massawa, Eritrea is approximately 4,766 km or 2,962 mi.
  • To reach San in this distance one would set out from Massawa bearing 272.9° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach San bearing 261.3° or W .
  • San has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Massawa has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • San is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Massawa is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome.
  • The mean temperature is 0.8 °C (1.4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.2 °C (2.2°F) less in San. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 512.7 mm (20.2 in) more which is equivalent to 512.7 l/m² (12.58 US gal/ft²) or 5,127,000 l/ha (548,110 US gal/ac) more. About 3 4/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1° higher in San than in Massawa.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) 4 (+6) +7 (+12) +7 (+12) +6 (+11) +3 (+5) -4 (-7) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -6 (-11) 0 (+0) +3 (+5) 2 (+4) 0 (+1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (-1) +2 (+4) +4 (+7) +4 (+8) +3 (+5) -3 (-5) -6 (-11) -7 (-13) -5 (-9) -1 (-1) +0 (+0) -1 (-2) -1 (-1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-7) -1 (-2) +2 (+3) +4 (+6) +3 (+6) -1 (-2) -5 (-8) -5 (-9) -3 (-5) -1 (-1) -2 (-3) -4 (-7) -1 (-3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -34 (-1) -22 (-1) -8 (0) +12 (+0) +28 (+1) +89 (+4) +170 (+7) +205 (+8) +130 (+5) +4 (+0) -23 (-1) -39 (-2) +513 (+20)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 07' +0h 04' +0h 00' -0h 03' -0h 06' -0h 08' -0h 07' -0h 04' -0h 00' +0h 03' +0h 06' +0h 08'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +2.3 +2.3 +2.3 +2.3 -2.2 -2.3 -2.2 +2.1 +2.2 +2.2 +2.2 +2.2   +1

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