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Tamanrasset vs Des Moines, Iowa Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tamanrasset, Algeria and Des Moines, Iowa, Usa is approximately 9,061 km or 5,631 mi.
  • To reach Tamanrasset in this distance one would set out from Des Moines, Iowa bearing 67° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Tamanrasset bearing 131.6° or SE .
  • Tamanrasset has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Des Moines, Iowa has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Tamanrasset is in or near the subtropical desert biome whereas Des Moines, Iowa is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 11.8 °C (21.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.7 °C (28.3°F) less in Tamanrasset. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 798.5 mm (31.4 in) less which is equivalent to 798.5 l/m² (19.6 US gal/ft²) or 7,985,000 l/ha (853,649 US gal/ac) less. About 0 as much.
  • There are 628 more hours of sunlight per year in Tamanrasset. In whichever way circa 1h 43' more per day or about 1 2/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 18.5° higher in Tamanrasset than in Des Moines, Iowa.
  • Relative humidity levels are 36.8% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.9°C (5.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Tamanrasset relative to Des Moines, Iowa. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Des Moines, Iowa vs Tamanrasset.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +23 (+42) +22 (+40) +18 (+32) +12 (+22) +9 (+17) +7 (+13) +4 (+6) +5 (+9) +9 (+16) +11 (+20) +16 (+29) +21 (+37) +13 (+24)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +20 (+36) +19 (+34) +15 (+27) +12 (+21) +9 (+17) +7 (+12) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +8 (+15) +11 (+19) +13 (+24) +18 (+33) +12 (+21)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +17 (+30) +17 (+31) +13 (+24) +10 (+17) +7 (+13) +6 (+10) +3 (+5) +4 (+8) +8 (+14) +10 (+18) +12 (+22) +15 (+27) +10 (+18)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -23 (-1) -27 (-1) -57 (-2) -84 (-3) -87 (-3) -109 (-4) -91 (-4) -101 (-4) -81 (-3) -63 (-2) -43 (-2) -32 (-1) -799 (-31)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -8 ( -26) -7 ( -25) -10 ( -32) -9 ( -30) -10 ( -32) -9 ( -30) -6 ( -19) -7 ( -23) -5 ( -17) -4 ( -13) -5 ( -17) -6 ( -19)   -86 ( -24)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +4h 36' +3h 40' +3h 46' +2h 04' +1h 40' -1h 04' -0h 13' +0h 27' +0h 02' +0h 15' +2h 10' +3h 15'   +1h 43'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 24' +0h 51' +0h 09' -0h 35' -1h 14' -1h 34' -1h 25' -0h 51' -0h 08' +0h 36' +1h 15' +1h 34'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +18.7 +18.6 +18.5 +18.6 +18.6 +17.3 +18.4 +18.8 +18.8 +18.7 +18.7 +18.7   +18.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -48 -47 -43 -34 -35 -37 -33 -35 -29 -24 -34 -43   -36.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +4.3 (+8) +2.6 (+5) -2 (-4) -3.5 (-6) -6.7 (-12) -9.5 (-17) -11.1 (-20) -9.8 (-18) -4.4 (-8) +0.6 (+1) +1.2 (+2) +4.1 (+7) -2.9 (-5)

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