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Gaalkacyo vs Aqiq Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Gaalkacyo, Somalia and Aqiq, Sudan is approximately 1,622 km or 1,008 mi.
  • To reach Gaalkacyo in this distance one would set out from Aqiq bearing 140.7° or SE and follow the great circles arc to approach Gaalkacyo bearing 142.7° or SE .
  • Both have a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Gaalkacyo is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Aqiq is in or near the tropical desert biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 2.5 °C (4.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.4 °C (13.3°F) less in Gaalkacyo. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 21.9 mm (0.9 in) less which is equivalent to 21.9 l/m² (0.54 US gal/ft²) or 219,000 l/ha (23,413 US gal/ac) less. About 4/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 4° higher in Gaalkacyo than in Aqiq.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +0 (+1) +1 (+2) +2 (+3) +1 (+1) -1 (-2) -5 (-9) -9 (-16) -8 (-15) -5 (-9) -3 (-6) -2 (-3) +0 (+0) -2 (-5)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -25 (-1) -8 (0) -1 (0) +24 (+1) +36 (+1) +2 (+0) -1 (0) -2 (0) +0 (+0) +20 (+1) -24 (-1) -44 (-2) -22 (-1)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 37' +0h 23' +0h 04' -0h 16' -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 (°) +11.4 +11.3 +11.3 +1.2 -11.4 -11.5 -11.1 +0.8 +11.3 +11.3 +11.4 +11.5   +4

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