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Kufra vs Gibraltar Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kufra, Libya and Gibraltar, Gibraltar is approximately 3,041 km or 1,890 mi.
  • To reach Kufra in this distance one would set out from Gibraltar bearing 107.9° or ESE and follow the great circles arc to approach Kufra bearing 122.6° or ESE .
  • Kufra has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Gibraltar has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • Kufra is in or near the subtropical desert biome whereas Gibraltar is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 4.6 °C (8.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.5 °C (9.9°F) more in Kufra. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 766 mm (30.2 in) less which is equivalent to 766 l/m² (18.8 US gal/ft²) or 7,660,000 l/ha (818,905 US gal/ac) less. About 0 as much.
  • There are 843 more hours of sunlight per year in Kufra. In whichever way circa 2h 18' more per day or about 1 2/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 11.9° higher in Kufra than in Gibraltar.
  • Relative humidity levels are 39.2% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 8.2°C (14.7°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) 5 (+9) +6 (+11) +10 (+18) +13 (+23) +14 (+25) +14 (+25) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +8 (+14) 5 (+9) +9 (+17)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (0) +1 (+2) +5 (+8) +8 (+14) +10 (+17) +9 (+16) +7 (+12) +6 (+10) +5 (+9) +5 (+8) +3 (+5) 0 (0) +5 (+8)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -4 (-7) -1 (-2) +2 (+4) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) 0 (0) -3 (-5) -5 (-9) 0 (0)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -152 (-6) -98 (-4) -106 (-4) -59 (-2) -25 (-1) -4 (0) -1 (0) -2 (0) -23 (-1) -55 (-2) -114 (-4) -127 (-5) -766 (-30)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -10 ( -32) -7 ( -25) -10 ( -32) -6 ( -20) -4 ( -13) -1 ( -3) -0.5 ( -2) -1 ( -3) -2 ( -7) -5 ( -16) -7 ( -23) -10 ( -32)   -63.5 ( -17)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +3h 30' +3h 23' +3h 19' +1h 18' +0h 09' +0h 24' +1h 09' +1h 34' +1h 30' +2h 42' +4h 46' +3h 56'   +2h 18'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 50' +0h 31' +0h 05' -0h 21' -0h 44' -0h 56' -0h 51' -0h 31' -0h 04' +0h 22' +0h 45' +0h 56'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +11.8 +11.8 +11.9 +11.9 +11.8 +11.8 +11.7 +11.9 +12 +11.9 +11.9 +12   +11.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -31 -35 -39 -41 -43 -45 -43 -44 -44 -43 -35 -27   -39.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -7.5 (-14) -8.4 (-15) -7.2 (-13) -6.4 (-12) -6.7 (-12) -8.3 (-15) -10.3 (-19) -11.4 (-21) -10.1 (-18) -8.9 (-16) -6.7 (-12) -6.4 (-12) -8.2 (-15)

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