Vs > Dongola
Nigeria flag

Kano vs Dongola Climate & Distance Between

Sudan flag
  • The distance between Kano, Nigeria and Dongola, Sudan is approximately 2,478 km or 1,540 mi.
  • To reach Kano in this distance one would set out from Dongola bearing 254.6° or WSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Kano bearing 248.6° or WSW .
  • Kano has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Dongola has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Kano is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome whereas Dongola is in or near the tropical desert biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 0.9 °C (1.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.3 °C (11.3°F) less in Kano. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 678.6 mm (26.7 in) more which is equivalent to 678.6 l/m² (16.65 US gal/ft²) or 6,786,000 l/ha (725,468 US gal/ac) more. About 40 1/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.3° higher in Kano than in Dongola.
  • Relative humidity levels are 6% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 0.4°C (0.7°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +-1 (-2) -5 (-9) -9 (-16) -11 (-20) -13 (-23) -10 (-18) -5 (-9) +0 (0) +2 (+4) -4 (-7)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+6) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) -1 (-2) -6 (-10) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -6 (-10) -2 (-4) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) -1 (-2)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+6) +6 (+11) +6 (+12) +5 (+9) +2 (+3) -2 (-3) -4 (-6) -5 (-9) -4 (-6) -1 (-1) +1 (+1) +3 (+5) +1 (+2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) 0 (0) 0 (0) +2 (+0) +12 (+0) +50 (+2) +118 (+5) +169 (+7) +225 (+9) +95 (+4) +10 (+0) -1 (0) +0 (+0) +679 (+27)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) 0 ( 0) -0.5 ( -2) +1 (+3) +2 (+7) +8 (+26) +10.5 (+35) +16 (+52) +19 (+61) +13.5 (+45) +1.5 (+5) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0)   +71 (+19)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 23' +0h 14' +0h 02' -0h 10' -0h 20' -0h 26' -0h 23' -0h 14' -0h 02' +0h 10' +0h 21' +0h 26'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +7.1 +7.1 +7.1 +7 -6.9 -7.1 -6.5 +6.3 +7.1 +7 +7 +7.1   +3.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -22 -17 -12 -7 +15 +26 +38 +46 +36 +7 -16 -22   +6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -9.4 (-17) -6.7 (-12) -5.6 (-10) -3.5 (-6) +8 (+14) +8.9 (+16) +9.3 (+17) +10.3 (+19) +10.2 (+18) +1.9 (+3) -8.4 (-15) -10.1 (-18) +0.4 (+1)

There are so many comparison pages. Please post a link to one to help people find them:

Kano vs Dongola Discussion

You are welcome to incorporate your thoughts on the differences in climate or other matters such as contrasts in culture, standard of living, demographics etc.

Currently under general maintenance.

Climate Guides for Locations near Kano

Climate Guides for Locations near Dongola


Countries A-Z:         A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z
Bright Future Dir.

© 2009 - 2015 climatemps.com - Sitemap - Contact Us - Privacy Policy -