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Kufra vs Cayenne Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kufra, Libya and Cayenne, French Guiana is approximately 8,335 km or 5,179 mi.
  • To reach Kufra in this distance one would set out from Cayenne bearing 66.2° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Kufra bearing 88.6° or E .
  • Kufra has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Cayenne has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am).
  • Kufra is in or near the subtropical desert biome whereas Cayenne is in or near the subtropical wet forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 3.7 °C (6.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 16 °C (28.8°F) more in Kufra. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 3743 mm (147.4 in) less which is equivalent to 3743 l/m² (91.86 US gal/ft²) or 37,430,000 l/ha (4,001,515 US gal/ac) less. About 0 as much.
  • There are 1469 more hours of sunlight per year in Kufra. In whichever way circa 4h 01' more per day or about 1 2/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 8.8° lower in Kufra than in Cayenne.
  • Relative humidity levels are 44.4% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 17.4°C (31.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (-14) -6 (-11) -1 (-2) 3 (+5) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +6 (+11) 3 (+5) 0 (0) -4 (-7) -8 (-14) 1 (+1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-23) -11 (-20) -7 (-12) -3 (-5) +3 (+5) +4 (+6) +4 (+6) +3 (+5) 0 (0) -3 (-5) -8 (-14) -13 (-23) -4 (-7)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -18 (-32) -16 (-29) -12 (-22) -9 (-16) -3 (-5) -1 (-2) 0 (0) 0 (0) -3 (-5) -6 (-11) -12 (-22) -17 (-31) -8 (-15)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -431 (-17) -423 (-17) -432 (-17) -480 (-19) -590 (-23) -457 (-18) -274 (-11) -143 (-6) -32 (-1) -42 (-2) -122 (-5) -317 (-12) -3743 (-147)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -23 ( -74) -20 ( -71) -21 ( -68) -19 ( -63) -25 ( -81) -26 ( -87) -21 ( -68) -14 ( -45) -6 ( -20) -5 ( -16) -11 ( -37) -21 ( -68)   -212 ( -58)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +4h 23' +5h 16' +5h 03' +5h 12' +5h 27' +5h 44' +5h 40' +4h 32' +1h 38' +1h 01' +1h 56' +2h 23'   +4h 01'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 04' -0h 40' -0h 07' +0h 27' +0h 57' +1h 11' +1h 05' +0h 40' +0h 06' -0h 28' -0h 57' -1h 11'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -19.4 -19.3 -19.2 -5.2 +11.3 +17.7 +11.5 -5 -19 -19 -19.2 -19.3   -8.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -35 -40 -47 -53 -59 -56 -52 -48 -42 -38 -32 -31   -44.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -20.9 (-38) -21.1 (-38) -19.5 (-35) -19.1 (-34) -16.9 (-30) -16 (-29) -15.2 (-27) -14.8 (-27) -14.4 (-26) -15 (-27) -16.2 (-29) -19.4 (-35) -17.4 (-31)

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