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Kufra vs Puttalam Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kufra, Libya and Puttalam, Sri Lanka is approximately 6,257 km or 3,888 mi.
  • To reach Kufra in this distance one would set out from Puttalam bearing 293.8° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Kufra bearing 276.7° or W .
  • Kufra has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Puttalam has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry summers (As).
  • Kufra is in or near the subtropical desert biome whereas Puttalam is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 4.7 °C (8.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 14.3 °C (25.7°F) more in Kufra. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1194 mm (47 in) less which is equivalent to 1194 l/m² (29.3 US gal/ft²) or 11,940,000 l/ha (1,276,465 US gal/ac) less. About 0 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 8.3° lower in Kufra than in Puttalam.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-17) -9 (-16) -5 (-9) 0 (0) 5 (+8) +8 (+14) +7 (+12) +7 (+12) 3 (+6) 1 (+2) -4 (-6) -8 (-14) 0 (-1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-23) -12 (-21) -9 (-15) -5 (-9) -1 (-1) +2 (+3) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) -1 (-2) -3 (-6) -8 (-14) -12 (-22) -5 (-8)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -16 (-29) -14 (-26) -12 (-22) -10 (-17) -6 (-10) -4 (-8) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -5 (-10) -7 (-13) -12 (-21) -16 (-29) -9 (-16)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -55 (-2) -40 (-2) -66 (-3) -176 (-7) -95 (-4) -42 (-2) -16 (-1) -15 (-1) -64 (-3) -238 (-9) -249 (-10) -138 (-5) -1194 (-47)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 54' -0h 33' -0h 06' +0h 23' +0h 48' +1h 00' +0h 55' +0h 33' +0h 05' -0h 24' -0h 48' -1h 00'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -16.1 -16 -16 -8.5 +8.1 +14.5 +8.4 -8 -16.1 -16 -16.2 -16.1   -8.3

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