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Niamey vs Christchurch Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Niamey, Niger and Christchurch, New Zealand is approximately 16,552 km or 10,286 mi.
  • To reach Niamey in this distance one would set out from Christchurch bearing 198.1° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Niamey bearing 346.6° or NNW .
  • Niamey has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Christchurch has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Niamey is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Christchurch is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The mean temperature is 17.6 °C (31.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.7 °C (3.1°F) less in Niamey. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 74.4 mm (2.9 in) less which is equivalent to 74.4 l/m² (1.83 US gal/ft²) or 744,000 l/ha (79,539 US gal/ac) less. About 7/8 as much.
  • There are 1092 more hours of sunlight per year in Niamey. In whichever way circa 2h 59' more per day or about 1 5/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 26.6° higher in Niamey than in Christchurch.
  • Relative humidity levels are 45.7% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 0.5°C (0.9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+19) +15 (+26) +20 (+36) +24 (+43) +26 (+47) +26 (+47) +24 (+43) +21 (+38) +20 (+37) +21 (+37) +17 (+31) +13 (+24) +20 (+36)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+13) +11 (+19) +16 (+28) +22 (+39) +25 (+45) +25 (+46) +23 (+42) +21 (+37) +20 (+35) +19 (+34) +14 (+25) +9 (+16) +18 (+32)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +7 (+13) +13 (+23) +19 (+33) +24 (+43) +24 (+43) +23 (+42) +21 (+38) +19 (+33) +17 (+31) +11 (+19) +6 (+10) +16 (+28)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -46 (-2) -42 (-2) -54 (-2) -48 (-2) -23 (-1) +18 (+1) +86 (+3) +111 (+4) +51 (+2) -35 (-1) -49 (-2) -45 (-2) -74 (-3)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -10 ( -32) -8 ( -28) -8.5 ( -27) -9 ( -30) -8 ( -26) -7 ( -23) -5 ( -16) +2 (+6) -3 ( -10) -9 ( -29) -10 ( -33) -11 ( -35)   -86.5 ( -24)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +2h 05' +2h 54' +2h 54' +3h 36' +4h 00' +4h 30' +3h 36' +1h 52' +1h 58' +3h 09' +2h 38' +2h 38'   +2h 59'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 32' -2h 11' -0h 24' +1h 30' +3h 07' +3h 57' +3h 35' +2h 11' +0h 20' -1h 33' -3h 10' -3h 57'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -9.7 +8.8 +30.4 +53.7 +56.8 +56.9 +56.9 +54.1 +31.4 +8.6 -9.7 -16.8   +26.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -62 -62 -67 -61 -48 -39 -28 -13 -17 -36 -56 -60   -45.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -18.6 (-33) -16 (-29) -14 (-25) -2.5 (-5) +10.3 (+19) +14.3 (+26) +16 (+29) +17.3 (+31) +14.9 (+27) +7.9 (+14) -8.5 (-15) -15.1 (-27) +0.5 (+1)

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