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Kufra vs Damascus Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kufra, Libya and Damascus, Syria is approximately 1,641 km or 1,020 mi.
  • To reach Kufra in this distance one would set out from Damascus bearing 234.9° or SW and follow the great circles arc to approach Kufra bearing 228.5° or SW .
  • Kufra has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Damascus has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Kufra is in or near the subtropical desert biome whereas Damascus is in or near the subtropical desert scrub biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 5.6 °C (10.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.4 °C (4.3°F) less in Kufra. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 202.2 mm (8 in) less which is equivalent to 202.2 l/m² (4.96 US gal/ft²) or 2,022,000 l/ha (216,165 US gal/ac) less. About 0 as much.
  • There are 59 more hours of sunlight per year in Kufra. In whichever way circa 0h 10' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 9.1° higher in Kufra than in Damascus.
  • Relative humidity levels are 18.3% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.5°C (2.8°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +10 (+19) +10 (+18) +8 (+15) +6 (+10) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +5 (+10) +7 (+13) +8 (+15) +7 (+12)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+11) +6 (+12) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +5 (+10) +4 (+6) +4 (+7) +3 (+6) +5 (+9) +5 (+10) +5 (+10) +6 (+10)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +4 (+6) +6 (+10) +6 (+11) +7 (+13) +6 (+11) +5 (+10) +6 (+10) +4 (+8) +5 (+8) +3 (+6) +2 (+4) +5 (+8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -44 (-2) -34 (-1) -27 (-1) -15 (-1) -6 (0) 0 (0) +0 (+0) +1 (+0) 0 (0) -11 (0) -27 (-1) -40 (-2) -202 (-8)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -9 ( -29) -7 ( -25) -6 ( -19) -4 ( -13) -3 ( -10) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0) -2 ( -6) -6 ( -20) -8 ( -26)   -45 ( -12)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +3h 15' +2h 11' +0h 46' -0h 34' -2h 09' -1h 50' -1h 23' -1h 01' -1h 18' +0h 03' +1h 30' +2h 30'   +0h 10'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 37' +0h 23' +0h 04' -0h 16' -0h 33' -0h 42' -0h 38' -0h 23' -0h 03' +0h 16' +0h 33' +0h 42'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +9.1 +9.1 +9.2 +9.2 +9.1 +9.1 +8.9 +9.1 +9.2 +9.2 +9.1 +9.2   +9.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -27 -26 -23 -18 -15 -13 -13 -15 -15 -13 -18 -24   -18.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -0.9 (-2) -1.4 (-3) -0.5 (-1) -0.3 (-1) -0.6 (-1) -2 (-4) -3.6 (-6) -4 (-7) -3.6 (-6) -0.7 (-1) -0.3 (-1) -0.6 (-1) -1.5 (-3)

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