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Tamanrasset vs Gao Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tamanrasset, Algeria and Gao, Mali is approximately 926 km or 575 mi.
  • To reach Tamanrasset in this distance one would set out from Gao bearing 37.5° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Tamanrasset bearing 39.3° or NE .
  • Both have a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Tamanrasset is in or near the subtropical desert biome whereas Gao is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 8.2 °C (14.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.8 °C (6.8°F) more in Tamanrasset. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 145.8 mm (5.7 in) less which is equivalent to 145.8 l/m² (3.58 US gal/ft²) or 1,458,000 l/ha (155,870 US gal/ac) less. About 2/9 as much.
  • There are 2 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Tamanrasset. In whichever way circa 0h 00' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 4.2° lower in Tamanrasset than in Gao.
  • Relative humidity levels are 0.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4.9°C (8.9°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-18) -11 (-19) -11 (-20) -12 (-21) -11 (-19) -7 (-12) -5 (-8) -3 (-6) -6 (-10) -10 (-19) -11 (-19) -10 (-19) -9 (-16)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-18) -11 (-19) -11 (-20) -10 (-18) -9 (-17) -6 (-11) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) -6 (-10) -10 (-17) -10 (-19) -10 (-18) -8 (-15)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-18) -9 (-16) -10 (-18) -11 (-20) -11 (-19) -7 (-13) -5 (-9) -4 (-7) -6 (-11) -9 (-16) -9 (-16) -10 (-18) -8 (-15)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +1 (+0) +1 (+0) +2 (+0) -1 (0) +0 (+0) -18 (-1) -52 (-2) -64 (-3) -20 (-1) -1 (0) +2 (+0) +2 (+0) -146 (-6)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -0.5 ( -2) -0.5 ( -2) -0.5 ( -2) +0.5 (+2) 0 ( 0) -2 ( -7) -7 ( -23) -8 ( -26) -4 ( -13) +2 (+6) +1 (+3) +1 (+3)   -18 ( -5)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 13' -0h 02' +0h 46' +0h 36' +0h 42' +0h 20' +1h 05' +1h 29' -0h 12' -1h 42' -1h 48' -1h 07'   -0h 00'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 22' -0h 14' -0h 02' +0h 09' +0h 20' +0h 25' +0h 23' +0h 14' +0h 02' -0h 10' -0h 20' -0h 25'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -6.5 -6.4 -6.6 -6.6 +1.3 +6.4 +1.6 -6.5 -6.5 -6.5 -6.5 -6.5   -4.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +9 +11 +10 +9 +2 -7 -20 -30 -16 +8 +15 +12   +0.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -2 (-4) +0.5 (+1) +1.1 (+2) +0.6 (+1) -5.9 (-11) -9.6 (-17) -13.8 (-25) -15.5 (-28) -12.5 (-23) -3.3 (-6) +1.6 (+3) -0.3 (-1) -4.9 (-9)

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