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Timbuktu vs Rumbek Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Timbuktu, Mali and Rumbek, Sudan is approximately 3,722 km or 2,313 mi.
  • To reach Timbuktu in this distance one would set out from Rumbek bearing 290.3° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Timbuktu bearing 283.4° or WNW .
  • Timbuktu has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Rumbek has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Timbuktu is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Rumbek is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 1.3 °C (2.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8.5 °C (15.3°F) more in Timbuktu. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 639.2 mm (25.2 in) less which is equivalent to 639.2 l/m² (15.69 US gal/ft²) or 6,392,000 l/ha (683,347 US gal/ac) less. About 1/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.3° lower in Timbuktu than in Rumbek.
  • Relative humidity levels are 28.8% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 10.3°C (18.6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -3 (-6) -3 (-5) +2 (+3) +6 (+11) +7 (+13) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +0 (+0) -4 (-8) +1 (+2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +0 (+0) -2 (0) -17 (-1) -61 (-2) -113 (-4) -115 (-5) -90 (-4) -67 (-3) -99 (-4) -65 (-3) -11 (0) +1 (+0) -639 (-25)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 31' -0h 19' -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 (°) -9.9 -9.8 -9.7 +0.3 +9.8 +9.9 +9.7 +0.5 -9.8 -9.9 -9.9 -10   -3.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -14 -12 -23 -37 -44 -38 -29 -18 -28 -45 -37 -21   -28.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -11.3 (-20) -9.9 (-18) -14.7 (-26) -17 (-31) -12.7 (-23) -6.2 (-11) -3.5 (-6) -1.7 (-3) -4.5 (-8) -13.2 (-24) -16.1 (-29) -13.3 (-24) -10.3 (-19)

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