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Kufra vs Chicago, Illinois Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kufra, Libya and Chicago, Illinois, Usa is approximately 9,822 km or 6,104 mi.
  • To reach Kufra in this distance one would set out from Chicago, Illinois bearing 58.4° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Kufra bearing 135.9° or SE .
  • Kufra has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Chicago, Illinois has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Kufra is in or near the subtropical desert biome whereas Chicago, Illinois is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 12.6 °C (22.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10 °C (18°F) less in Kufra. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 842 mm (33.1 in) less which is equivalent to 842 l/m² (20.66 US gal/ft²) or 8,420,000 l/ha (900,154 US gal/ac) less. About 0 as much.
  • There are 1128 more hours of sunlight per year in Kufra. In whichever way circa 3h 05' more per day or about 1 4/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 17.5° higher in Kufra than in Chicago, Illinois.
  • Relative humidity levels are 27.1% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2°C (3.6°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Kufra relative to Chicago, Illinois. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Chicago, Illinois vs Kufra.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +20 (+36) +21 (+38) +22 (+40) +19 (+34) +16 (+29) +13 (+23) +9 (+16) +10 (+18) +11 (+20) +15 (+27) +19 (+34) +20 (+36) +16 (+29)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +16 (+29) +17 (+31) +18 (+32) +15 (+26) +13 (+23) +10 (+17) +6 (+11) +7 (+13) +9 (+15) +12 (+22) +15 (+27) +16 (+28) +13 (+23)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +13 (+23) +13 (+23) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +6 (+11) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +6 (+11) +9 (+16) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +9 (+16)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -47 (-2) -41 (-2) -70 (-3) -77 (-3) -95 (-4) -103 (-4) -86 (-3) -79 (-3) -69 (-3) -71 (-3) -56 (-2) -48 (-2) -842 (-33)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -10 ( -32) -10 ( -35) -12 ( -39) -12 ( -40) -13 ( -42) -11 ( -37) -9 ( -29) -9 ( -29) -8 ( -27) -8 ( -26) -10 ( -33) -10 ( -32)   -122 ( -33)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +4h 58' +4h 16' +2h 50' +2h 40' +1h 00' +1h 10' +2h 23' +2h 52' +2h 08' +2h 42' +5h 14' +4h 52'   +3h 05'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 20' +0h 49' +0h 08' -0h 33' -1h 11' -1h 30' -1h 21' -0h 49' -0h 07' +0h 35' +1h 11' +1h 30'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +17.4 +17.3 +17.4 +17.5 +17.4 +17.4 +17.3 +17.6 +17.7 +17.6 +17.5 +17.6   +17.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -25 -29 -28 -27 -31 -33 -30 -32 -26 -23 -20 -21   -27.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +8.6 (+15) +7.5 (+14) +7 (+13) +3.5 (+6) -1 (-2) -4.9 (-9) -7.3 (-13) -6.9 (-12) -2.3 (-4) +2.8 (+5) +8.1 (+15) +9.1 (+16) +2 (+4)

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