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Tamanrasset vs Wau Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tamanrasset, Algeria and Wau, Sudan is approximately 2,940 km or 1,827 mi.
  • To reach Tamanrasset in this distance one would set out from Wau bearing 307.3° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Tamanrasset bearing 301.3° or WNW .
  • Tamanrasset has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Wau has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Tamanrasset is in or near the subtropical desert biome whereas Wau is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 6.1 °C (11°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11.7 °C (21.1°F) more in Tamanrasset. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1031.7 mm (40.6 in) less which is equivalent to 1031.7 l/m² (25.32 US gal/ft²) or 10,317,000 l/ha (1,102,956 US gal/ac) less. About 0 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 7.1° lower in Tamanrasset than in Wau.
  • Relative humidity levels are 31.5% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 17.2°C (30.9°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -14 (-25) -14 (-24) -12 (-22) -8 (-15) -3 (-6) +1 (+3) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) 0 (-1) -5 (-9) -10 (-18) -13 (-23) -6 (-11)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) 0 (0) -2 (0) -16 (-1) -67 (-3) -113 (-4) -174 (-7) -171 (-7) -187 (-7) -171 (-7) -121 (-5) -13 (-1) +2 (+0) -1032 (-41)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 50' -0h 31' -0h 05' +0h 21' +0h 44' +0h 56' +0h 50' +0h 31' +0h 04' -0h 22' -0h 45' -0h 56'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -15 -14.9 -15 -6.7 +9.8 +14.9 +10 -6.4 -15 -15 -15.1 -15.1   -7.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -5 -4 -16 -29 -43 -51 -56 -55 -50 -41 -20 -8   -31.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -13.7 (-25) -13 (-23) -18.4 (-33) -20.5 (-37) -20.6 (-37) -18.1 (-33) -18.2 (-33) -17.3 (-31) -17.5 (-32) -18.2 (-33) -16.6 (-30) -14 (-25) -17.2 (-31)

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