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Niamey vs Heraklion, Crete Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Niamey, Niger and Heraklion, Crete, Greece is approximately 3,349 km or 2,081 mi.
  • To reach Niamey in this distance one would set out from Heraklion, Crete bearing 229.3° or SW and follow the great circles arc to approach Niamey bearing 219.5° or SW .
  • Niamey has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Heraklion, Crete has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • Niamey is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Heraklion, Crete is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 10.6 °C (19.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.4 °C (7.9°F) less in Niamey. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 40.2 mm (1.6 in) more which is equivalent to 40.2 l/m² (0.99 US gal/ft²) or 402,000 l/ha (42,976 US gal/ac) more. About 1 as much.
  • There are 166 more hours of sunlight per year in Niamey. In whichever way circa 0h 28' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 17.7° higher in Niamey than in Heraklion, Crete.
  • Relative humidity levels are 30.8% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 3.1°C (5.5°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +17 (+31) +20 (+36) +22 (+40) +21 (+37) +17 (+30) +10 (+18) +5 (+10) +5 (+8) +8 (+14) +15 (+26) +16 (+29) +16 (+29) +14 (+26)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +15 (+27) +17 (+31) +17 (+31) +14 (+25) +7 (+13) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +6 (+10) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +11 (+19)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+13) +10 (+18) +13 (+24) +15 (+26) +13 (+23) +7 (+12) +2 (+4) +2 (+3) +4 (+8) +8 (+14) +6 (+11) +6 (+10) +8 (+14)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -92 (-4) -77 (-3) -54 (-2) -24 (-1) +20 (+1) +66 (+3) +153 (+6) +170 (+7) +73 (+3) -59 (-2) -58 (-2) -77 (-3) +40 (+2)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -14 ( -45) -9 ( -32) -9.5 ( -31) -5 ( -17) 0 ( 0) +5 (+17) +8.5 (+27) +12.5 (+40) +5 (+17) -4 ( -13) -11 ( -37) -14 ( -45)   -35.5 ( -10)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +5h 34' +4h 44' +2h 11' +0h 14' -2h 01' -3h 18' -4h 52' -5h 23' -2h 16' +2h 25' +3h 42' +4h 42'   +0h 28'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 23' +0h 51' +0h 09' -0h 35' -1h 14' -1h 33' -1h 24' -0h 51' -0h 08' +0h 36' +1h 15' +1h 33'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +21.8 +21.7 +21.8 +21.8 +8.3 +1.9 +7.9 +21.7 +21.7 +21.7 +21.7 +21.8   +17.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -55.6 -54.5 -55.1 -44 -25.6 -12.7 -0.9 +9.8 -1.3 -25.9 -50.4 -53.5   -30.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -12.3 (-22) -10.2 (-18) -10 (-18) -3.1 (-6) +4 (+7) +2.6 (+5) +2.4 (+4) +4.3 (+8) +4.9 (+9) +2.3 (+4) -9.9 (-18) -11.7 (-21) -3.1 (-6)

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