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Kufra vs Hambantota Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kufra, Libya and Hambantota, Sri Lanka is approximately 6,475 km or 4,024 mi.
  • To reach Kufra in this distance one would set out from Hambantota bearing 294.8° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Kufra bearing 278.1° or W .
  • Kufra has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Hambantota has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry summers (As).
  • Kufra is in or near the subtropical desert biome whereas Hambantota is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 4.2 °C (7.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.7 °C (28.3°F) more in Kufra. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1044 mm (41.1 in) less which is equivalent to 1044 l/m² (25.62 US gal/ft²) or 10,440,000 l/ha (1,116,105 US gal/ac) less. About 0 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 8.6° lower in Kufra than in Hambantota.
  • Relative humidity levels are 47% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 18.4°C (33.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-16) -7 (-13) -3 (-5) 2 (+3) +6 (+11) +9 (+16) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +5 (+9) 2 (+3) -3 (-5) -8 (-14) 1 (+1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-24) -12 (-21) -8 (-14) -4 (-7) +0 (+1) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +3 (+6) +0 (+1) -3 (-5) -8 (-14) -13 (-23) -4 (-8)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -18 (-32) -16 (-29) -13 (-23) -10 (-18) -6 (-10) -3 (-6) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) -5 (-8) -7 (-13) -13 (-23) -17 (-31) -9 (-17)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -58 (-2) -47 (-2) -66 (-3) -95 (-4) -89 (-4) -59 (-2) -48 (-2) -54 (-2) -71 (-3) -151 (-6) -188 (-7) -118 (-5) -1044 (-41)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -9 ( -29) -5 ( -18) -7 ( -23) -10 ( -33) -12 ( -39) -12 ( -40) -7 ( -23) -8 ( -26) -8 ( -27) -13 ( -42) -15 ( -50) -12 ( -39)   -118 ( -32)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 00' -0h 37' -0h 06' +0h 26' +0h 53' +1h 07' +1h 01' +0h 37' +0h 05' -0h 26' -0h 54' -1h 07'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -18 -17.9 -17.8 -6.6 +10 +16.4 +10.3 -6.2 -17.9 -17.9 -18.1 -18.1   -8.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -33 -40 -46 -53 -57 -56 -53 -53 -52 -49 -40 -32   -47
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -20.8 (-37) -21.6 (-39) -20.6 (-37) -20.1 (-36) -18.5 (-33) -16.7 (-30) -16 (-29) -15.8 (-28) -16.3 (-29) -17.1 (-31) -17.7 (-32) -19.6 (-35) -18.4 (-33)

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