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Niamey vs Lubumbashi Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Niamey, Niger and Lubumbashi, Democratic Republic Of The Congo is approximately 3,952 km or 2,456 mi.
  • To reach Niamey in this distance one would set out from Lubumbashi bearing 314.3° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Niamey bearing 313.9° or NW .
  • Niamey has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Lubumbashi has a humid subtropical climate with dry winters (Cwa).
  • Niamey is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Lubumbashi is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 8.3 °C (14.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.7 °C (4.9°F) more in Niamey. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 746.2 mm (29.4 in) less which is equivalent to 746.2 l/m² (18.31 US gal/ft²) or 7,462,000 l/ha (797,737 US gal/ac) less. About 3/7 as much.
  • There are 298 more hours of sunlight per year in Niamey. In whichever way circa 0h 50' more per day or about 1 1/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.1° higher in Niamey than in Lubumbashi.
  • Relative humidity levels are 33.7% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5.6°C (10.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+10) +9 (+16) +12 (+22) +13 (+23) +13 (+24) +12 (+22) +9 (+16) +5 (+9) +3 (+6) +6 (+10) +7 (+13) +6 (+11) +8 (+15)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+4) +5 (+10) +9 (+16) +12 (+22) +15 (+26) +15 (+26) +12 (+22) +8 (+15) +7 (+12) +7 (+12) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) +8 (+15)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) +2 (+4) +6 (+11) +12 (+21) +16 (+28) +17 (+30) +15 (+27) +12 (+22) +10 (+17) +8 (+15) +3 (+5) 0 (-1) +8 (+15)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -250 (-10) -315 (-12) -207 (-8) -49 (-2) +32 (+1) +69 (+3) +154 (+6) +171 (+7) +88 (+3) -18 (-1) -155 (-6) -265 (-10) -746 (-29)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -24 ( -77) -24 ( -85) -18.5 ( -60) -7 ( -23) +3 (+10) +6 (+20) +9 (+29) +13 (+42) +6 (+20) -2 ( -6) -15 ( -50) -25 ( -81)   -78.5 ( -22)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +4h 50' +5h 07' +2h 48' +0h 22' -1h 05' -1h 32' -2h 30' -3h 44' -2h 12' +0h 17' +3h 06' +4h 36'   +0h 50'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 18' -0h 48' -0h 09' +0h 33' +1h 09' +1h 27' +1h 19' +0h 48' +0h 07' -0h 35' -1h 10' -1h 27'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -24.8 -20.7 -1.2 +22 +25.1 +25.1 +25 +22.1 -0.6 -20.6 -24.7 -25.1   +0.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -70 -72 -70 -57 -30 -17 +0 +22 +17 -8 -53 -67   -33.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -24.9 (-45) -23.2 (-42) -21.2 (-38) -10.7 (-19) +3.6 (+6) +8.4 (+15) +11.1 (+20) +13.8 (+25) +11.2 (+20) +3.3 (+6) -16.6 (-30) -22.4 (-40) -5.6 (-10)

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