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Kufra vs Niamey Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kufra, Libya and Niamey, Niger is approximately 2,519 km or 1,565 mi.
  • To reach Kufra in this distance one would set out from Niamey bearing 58.6° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Kufra bearing 65.5° or ENE .
  • Kufra has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Niamey has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • Kufra is in or near the subtropical desert biome whereas Niamey is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 6.3 °C (11.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.8 °C (14°F) more in Kufra. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 539.8 mm (21.3 in) less which is equivalent to 539.8 l/m² (13.25 US gal/ft²) or 5,398,000 l/ha (577,082 US gal/ac) less. About 0 as much.
  • There are 611 more hours of sunlight per year in Kufra. In whichever way circa 1h 39' more per day or about 1 1/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 6.7° lower in Kufra than in Niamey.
  • Relative humidity levels are 0.2% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 3.6°C (6.4°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -12 (-21) -13 (-23) -11 (-20) -8 (-14) -3 (-6) 2 (+3) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) 1 (+1) -6 (-10) -9 (-17) -11 (-20) -5 (-9)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-20) -12 (-22) -11 (-21) -10 (-18) -6 (-10) -1 (-2) +2 (+3) +3 (+5) -2 (-3) -6 (-11) -9 (-16) -11 (-20) -6 (-11)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-20) -12 (-22) -12 (-21) -12 (-21) -8 (-14) -4 (-7) -1 (-2) 0 (0) -4 (-6) -7 (-13) -9 (-15) -11 (-19) -7 (-13)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +0 (+0) +0 (+0) -4 (0) -6 (0) -35 (-1) -69 (-3) -154 (-6) -170 (-7) -92 (-4) -10 (0) -1 (0) +0 (+0) -540 (-21)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0) -0.5 ( -2) -1 ( -3) -4 ( -13) -6 ( -20) -9 ( -29) -13 ( -42) -7 ( -23) -2 ( -6) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0)   -42.5 ( -12)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 01' -0h 04' +0h 58' +1h 10' +1h 34' +3h 02' +4h 42' +5h 30' +2h 44' +0h 25' +0h 14' -0h 19'   +1h 39'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 37' -0h 23' -0h 04' +0h 15' +0h 32' +0h 41' +0h 37' +0h 23' +0h 03' -0h 16' -0h 33' -0h 41'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -10.8 -10.7 -10.7 -10.7 +2.7 +9.1 +3 -10.6 -10.6 -10.6 -10.7 -10.7   -6.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +33 +26 +22 +10 -11 -21 -33 -45 -33 -9 +25 +34   -0.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +7.5 (+14) +4.8 (+9) +5.4 (+10) -1.8 (-3) -10.4 (-19) -10.8 (-19) -12.3 (-22) -14.4 (-26) -13.6 (-24) -9.3 (-17) +5.2 (+9) +7 (+13) -3.6 (-6)

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