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Timbuktu vs Kumasi Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Timbuktu, Mali and Kumasi, Ghana is approximately 1,128 km or 701 mi.
  • To reach Timbuktu in this distance one would set out from Kumasi bearing 352.3° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Timbuktu bearing 352° or N .
  • Timbuktu has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Kumasi has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Timbuktu is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Kumasi is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 3.5 °C (6.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.5 °C (17.1°F) more in Timbuktu. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1275.5 mm (50.2 in) less which is equivalent to 1275.5 l/m² (31.3 US gal/ft²) or 12,755,000 l/ha (1,363,594 US gal/ac) less. About 1/7 as much.
  • There are 1539 more hours of sunlight per year in Timbuktu. In whichever way circa 4h 12' more per day or about 1 4/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.3° lower in Timbuktu than in Kumasi.
  • Relative humidity levels are 55.5% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 15°C (27°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (0) 2 (+4) +6 (+11) +9 (+16) +12 (+22) +13 (+23) +10 (+18) +8 (+14) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +6 (+11) 1 (+2) +7 (+13)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-6) -1 (-2) +1 (+2) +5 (+8) +8 (+14) +10 (+17) +7 (+13) +6 (+10) +7 (+12) +6 (+11) +2 (+3) -3 (-5) +4 (+6)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-13) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) 0 (0) +4 (+7) +6 (+11) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) -3 (-5) -6 (-11) 0 (0)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -20 (-1) -57 (-2) -139 (-5) -145 (-6) -180 (-7) -214 (-8) -71 (-3) +19 (+1) -142 (-6) -198 (-8) -99 (-4) -32 (-1) -1276 (-50)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -1.5 ( -5) -4.5 ( -16) -10.5 ( -34) -9.5 ( -32) -13 ( -42) -13 ( -43) -5 ( -16) -3 ( -10) -13 ( -43) -18 ( -58) -10.5 ( -35) -3.5 ( -11)   -105 ( -29)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +3h 17' +3h 04' +2h 56' +2h 56' +3h 30' +5h 02' +6h 23' +6h 44' +5h 52' +4h 38' +3h 14' +2h 48'   +4h 12'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 32' -0h 20' -0h 03' +0h 13' +0h 28' +0h 35' +0h 32' +0h 20' +0h 03' -0h 14' -0h 28' -0h 35'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -10 -9.9 -9.9 +0.4 +9.9 +10 +9.8 +0.6 -9.9 -9.9 -10 -10.1   -3.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -55 -56 -62 -66 -64 -56 -43 -31 -44 -64 -65 -60   -55.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -21.5 (-39) -21.5 (-39) -22.3 (-40) -21.7 (-39) -15.3 (-28) -7.8 (-14) -4.4 (-8) -1.9 (-3) -5.2 (-9) -15.3 (-28) -21.3 (-38) -21.9 (-39) -15 (-27)

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