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Niamey vs Asmara Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Niamey, Niger and Asmara, Eritrea is approximately 3,959 km or 2,460 mi.
  • To reach Niamey in this distance one would set out from Asmara bearing 271.9° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Niamey bearing 262.5° or W .
  • Niamey has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Asmara has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Niamey is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Asmara is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 13.7 °C (24.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.3 °C (9.5°F) more in Niamey. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 22.2 mm (0.9 in) more which is equivalent to 22.2 l/m (0.54 US gal/ft) or 222,000 l/ha (23,733 US gal/ac) more. About 1 as much.
  • There are 80 more hours of sunlight per year in Niamey. In whichever way circa 0h 13' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.8° higher in Niamey than in Asmara.
  • Relative humidity levels are 25.9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.2°C (2.2°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+18) +12 (+21) +14 (+25) +16 (+28) +15 (+27) +12 (+22) +12 (+22) +12 (+21) +12 (+21) +16 (+29) +15 (+26) +12 (+21) +13 (+24)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+19) +12 (+22) +15 (+26) +17 (+30) +16 (+30) +14 (+25) +13 (+23) +12 (+21) +13 (+24) +16 (+29) +14 (+25) +12 (+21) +14 (+25)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+21) +14 (+25) +15 (+28) +18 (+32) +18 (+32) +15 (+27) +13 (+24) +13 (+23) +15 (+27) +16 (+29) +13 (+23) +12 (+21) +14 (+26)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -4 (0) -2 (0) -11 (0) -28 (-1) -6 (0) +30 (+1) -21 (-1) +15 (+1) +77 (+3) -6 (0) -20 (-1) -3 (0) +22 (+1)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0) -3.5 ( -11) -5 ( -17) -4 ( -13) 0 ( 0) -11 ( -35) -5 ( -16) +2 (+7) 0 ( 0) -2 ( -7) -1 ( -3)   -29.5 ( -8)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 07' +0h 16' -0h 03' -0h 10' -1h 15' +1h 32' +2h 44' +0h 46' -0h 54' -0h 13' +0h 28' -0h 25'   +0h 13'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 05' +0h 03' +0h 00' -0h 02' -0h 05' -0h 06' -0h 05' -0h 03' -0h 00' +0h 02' +0h 05' +0h 06'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +1.9 +1.8 +1.8 +1.8 -1.8 -1.8 -1.7 +1.7 +1.7 +1.8 +1.8 +1.8   +0.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -42 -36 -35 -31 -13 -4 -20 -12 +1 -23 -49 -47   -25.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -10.8 (-19) -8 (-14) -7.3 (-13) +0 (+0) +9.9 (+18) +11.3 (+20) +7.2 (+13) +8.7 (+16) +12.8 (+23) +7.7 (+14) -7.2 (-13) -9.7 (-17) +1.2 (+2)

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