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Kufra vs Colombo Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kufra, Libya and Colombo, Sri Lanka is approximately 6,312 km or 3,922 mi.
  • To reach Kufra in this distance one would set out from Colombo bearing 294.5° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Kufra bearing 277.9° or W .
  • Kufra has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Colombo has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • The average annual temperature is 4.3 °C (7.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.8 °C (28.4°F) more in Kufra. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 2403 mm (94.6 in) less which is equivalent to 2403 l/m² (58.98 US gal/ft²) or 24,030,000 l/ha (2,568,966 US gal/ac) less. About 0 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 8.5° lower in Kufra than in Colombo.
  • Relative humidity levels are 47.7% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 18.7°C (33.6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-18) -8 (-15) -4 (-7) 1 (+2) +6 (+11) +9 (+15) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) 5 (+9) 2 (+4) -3 (-6) -8 (-15) 0 (+1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -14 (-24) -12 (-21) -8 (-15) -4 (-8) +0 (+0) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) 0 (0) -3 (-5) -8 (-14) -13 (-23) -4 (-8)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -17 (-31) -16 (-28) -13 (-23) -10 (-17) -6 (-10) -4 (-6) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -5 (-9) -7 (-13) -12 (-22) -17 (-30) -9 (-16)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -62 (-2) -69 (-3) -130 (-5) -253 (-10) -382 (-15) -186 (-7) -125 (-5) -113 (-4) -236 (-9) -369 (-15) -310 (-12) -168 (-7) -2403 (-95)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -8 ( -26) -7 ( -25) -11 ( -35) -18 ( -60) -23 ( -74) -22 ( -73) -15 ( -48) -15 ( -48) -17 ( -57) -21 ( -68) -19 ( -63) -12 ( -39)   -188 ( -51)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 57' -0h 36' -0h 06' +0h 24' +0h 51' +1h 04' +0h 58' +0h 36' +0h 05' -0h 25' -0h 52' -1h 04'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -17.3 -17.1 -17.1 -7.3 +9.2 +15.6 +9.6 -6.9 -17.2 -17.1 -17.3 -17.3   -8.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -30 -38 -45 -53 -58 -59 -58 -57 -53 -52 -40 -30   -47.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -20.4 (-37) -21.5 (-39) -20.7 (-37) -20.2 (-36) -18.9 (-34) -17.5 (-32) -17 (-31) -16.8 (-30) -16.8 (-30) -17.6 (-32) -17.6 (-32) -19.2 (-35) -18.7 (-34)

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