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Timbuktu vs Chicago, Illinois Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Timbuktu, Mali and Chicago, Illinois, Usa is approximately 8,347 km or 5,187 mi.
  • To reach Timbuktu in this distance one would set out from Chicago, Illinois bearing 80.7° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Timbuktu bearing 129.8° or SE .
  • Timbuktu has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Chicago, Illinois has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Timbuktu is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Chicago, Illinois is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 18.7 °C (33.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15 °C (27°F) less in Timbuktu. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 634.5 mm (25 in) less which is equivalent to 634.5 l/m² (15.57 US gal/ft²) or 6,345,000 l/ha (678,323 US gal/ac) less. About 1/4 as much.
  • There are 874 more hours of sunlight per year in Timbuktu. In whichever way circa 2h 24' more per day or about 1 1/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 22.7° higher in Timbuktu than in Chicago, Illinois.
  • Relative humidity levels are 31.5% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4.6°C (8.3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Timbuktu relative to Chicago, Illinois. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Chicago, Illinois vs Timbuktu.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +30 (+54) +33 (+59) +32 (+58) +27 (+49) +22 (+40) +16 (+29) +9 (+16) +7 (+13) +14 (+25) +23 (+41) +29 (+52) +29 (+52) +23 (+41)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +25 (+45) +28 (+50) +26 (+47) +22 (+40) +19 (+33) +14 (+24) +7 (+13) +6 (+11) +12 (+22) +19 (+34) +24 (+42) +24 (+43) +19 (+34)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +20 (+36) +22 (+40) +20 (+36) +17 (+31) +15 (+27) +11 (+20) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +10 (+18) +15 (+27) +18 (+32) +19 (+34) +15 (+27)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -47 (-2) -41 (-2) -70 (-3) -76 (-3) -91 (-4) -83 (-3) -32 (-1) +13 (+1) -38 (-1) -68 (-3) -56 (-2) -48 (-2) -635 (-25)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -9.5 ( -31) -9.5 ( -34) -11.5 ( -37) -11.5 ( -38) -12 ( -39) -7 ( -23) -1 ( -3) +1 (+3) -3 ( -10) -7 ( -23) -9.5 ( -32) -9.5 ( -31)   -90 ( -25)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +5h 03' +4h 31' +3h 00' +2h 52' +0h 56' -0h 48' -0h 25' -0h 09' +1h 04' +2h 32' +5h 02' +5h 11'   +2h 24'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 46' +1h 05' +0h 11' -0h 45' -1h 34' -1h 59' -1h 48' -1h 05' -0h 10' +0h 46' +1h 35' +1h 59'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +24.9 +24.8 +24.9 +25 +17.9 +11.6 +17.4 +25 +25.1 +24.9 +24.9 +25   +22.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -47 -48 -44 -40 -35 -25 -9 +1 -10 -31 -43 -47   -31.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) +7.1 (+13) +6.9 (+12) +4.9 (+9) +0.9 (+2) +1.3 (+2) +3 (+5) +3.5 (+6) +5.9 (+11) +7.8 (+14) +4.4 (+8) +4.1 (+7) +5.7 (+10) +4.6 (+8)

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