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Tamanrasset vs Rapid City, South Dakota Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tamanrasset, Algeria and Rapid City, South Dakota, Usa is approximately 9,640 km or 5,990 mi.
  • To reach Tamanrasset in this distance one would set out from Rapid City, South Dakota bearing 61° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Tamanrasset bearing 137° or SE .
  • Tamanrasset has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Rapid City, South Dakota has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Tamanrasset is in or near the subtropical desert biome whereas Rapid City, South Dakota is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 13.7 °C (24.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11.6 °C (20.9°F) less in Tamanrasset. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 418.1 mm (16.5 in) less which is equivalent to 418.1 l/m (10.26 US gal/ft) or 4,181,000 l/ha (446,977 US gal/ac) less. About 0 as much.
  • There are 651 more hours of sunlight per year in Tamanrasset. In whichever way circa 1h 47' more per day or about 1 1/4 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 21.1° higher in Tamanrasset than in Rapid City, South Dakota.
  • Relative humidity levels are 27.1% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.3°C (2.3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Tamanrasset relative to Rapid City, South Dakota. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Rapid City, South Dakota vs Tamanrasset.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +19 (+35) +19 (+35) +18 (+33) +15 (+27) +12 (+22) +10 (+17) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +10 (+18) +12 (+21) +17 (+30) +18 (+33) +13 (+24)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +18 (+32) +18 (+33) +17 (+31) +15 (+27) +13 (+24) +11 (+19) +6 (+11) +7 (+13) +12 (+21) +13 (+24) +16 (+29) +18 (+32) +14 (+25)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +17 (+31) +18 (+33) +17 (+31) +14 (+26) +12 (+21) +11 (+19) +7 (+12) +9 (+16) +13 (+23) +15 (+26) +16 (+30) +17 (+30) +14 (+25)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -7 (0) -11 (0) -22 (-1) -51 (-2) -75 (-3) -80 (-3) -61 (-2) -46 (-2) -23 (-1) -25 (-1) -10 (0) -9 (0) -418 (-16)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -6 ( -19) -6 ( -21) -9 ( -29) -8 ( -27) -11 ( -35) -10 ( -33) -7 ( -23) -6 ( -19) -3 ( -10) -2 ( -6) -4 ( -13) -4 ( -13)   -76 ( -21)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +4h 30' +3h 51' +3h 15' +2h 20' +1h 56' -0h 28' -0h 15' +0h 27' +0h 06' +0h 17' +2h 34' +2h 54'   +1h 47'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 39' +1h 01' +0h 11' -0h 41' -1h 27' -1h 52' -1h 41' -1h 01' -0h 09' +0h 43' +1h 29' +1h 52'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +21.2 +21.1 +21.1 +21.1 +21.1 +19.8 +20.9 +21.3 +21.4 +21.2 +21.2 +21.3   +21.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -37 -39 -40 -30 -29 -31 -21 -16 -15 -14 -23 -31   -27.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) +4.4 (+8) +3.1 (+6) +0.3 (+1) +0.4 (+1) -1.6 (-3) -4.4 (-8) -5.2 (-9) -1.7 (-3) +3.1 (+6) +5.6 (+10) +5.6 (+10) +6 (+11) +1.3 (+2)

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