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Kufra vs Kandahar Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kufra, Libya and Kandahar, Afghanistan is approximately 4,234 km or 2,631 mi.
  • To reach Kufra in this distance one would set out from Kandahar bearing 269.9° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Kufra bearing 249.2° or WSW .
  • Kufra has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Kandahar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • Kufra is in or near the subtropical desert biome whereas Kandahar is in or near the warm temperate desert scrub biome.
  • The mean temperature is 4.5 °C (8.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.3 °C (16.7°F) less in Kufra. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 189.6 mm (7.5 in) less which is equivalent to 189.6 l/m² (4.65 US gal/ft²) or 1,896,000 l/ha (202,695 US gal/ac) less. About 0 as much.
  • There are 229 more hours of sunlight per year in Kufra. In whichever way circa 0h 38' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 7.2° higher in Kufra than in Kandahar.
  • Relative humidity levels are 5.9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.9°C (3.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +8 (+15) +6 (+12) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) +0 (0) -2 (-4) +0 (0) +1 (+2) +5 (+8) +6 (+11) +7 (+12) +4 (+7)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +6 (+10) +4 (+7) +3 (+6) +1 (+1) -1 (-3) +1 (+2) +4 (+7) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +7 (+12) +5 (+8)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+9) +5 (+8) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +4 (+8) +3 (+5) +1 (+1) +3 (+5) +7 (+12) +9 (+15) +8 (+14) +5 (+9) +5 (+8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -54 (-2) -42 (-2) -41 (-2) -19 (-1) -2 (0) +0 (+0) -2 (0) +0 (+0) +0 (+0) -2 (0) -7 (0) -20 (-1) -190 (-7)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -2 ( -6) -10 ( -35) -4 ( -13) -11 ( -37) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0) -1 ( -3) 0 ( 0) -1 ( -3)   -29 ( -8)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +2h 15' +2h 37' +1h 40' +1h 08' -1h 50' -0h 50' +0h 44' +0h 07' -0h 08' -0h 19' +0h 46' +1h 27'   +0h 38'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 29' +0h 18' +0h 03' -0h 12' -0h 25' -0h 32' -0h 29' -0h 18' -0h 02' +0h 12' +0h 26' +0h 32'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +7.2 +7.3 +7.3 +7.3 +7.2 +7.2 +7 +7.2 +7.2 +7.2 +7.2 +7.3   +7.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -13 -21 -17 -13 -6 +0 -2 -2 +3 +2 +2 -4   -5.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +3.6 (+6) +0.5 (+1) -0.9 (-2) -2.1 (-4) -0.6 (-1) +0.4 (+1) -2.4 (-4) -0.3 (-1) +5.1 (+9) +6.9 (+12) +7.6 (+14) +4.9 (+9) +1.9 (+3)

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