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Niamey vs Pituffik/ Thule Air Base Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Niamey, Niger and Pituffik/ Thule Air Base, Greenland is approximately 8,061 km or 5,009 mi.
  • To reach Niamey in this distance one would set out from Pituffik/ Thule Air Base bearing 105.5° or ESE and follow the great circles arc to approach Niamey bearing 166.7° or SSE .
  • Niamey has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Pituffik/ Thule Air Base has a tundra climate (ET).
  • Niamey is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Pituffik/ Thule Air Base is in or near the polar desert biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 40.5 °C (72.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 19.5 °C (35.1°F) less in Niamey. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 416.8 mm (16.4 in) more which is equivalent to 416.8 l/m² (10.23 US gal/ft²) or 4,168,000 l/ha (445,587 US gal/ac) more. About 4 1/3 as much.
  • There are 1412 more hours of sunlight per year in Niamey. In whichever way circa 3h 53' more per day or about 1 5/6 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 58.8° higher in Niamey than in Pituffik/ Thule Air Base.
  • Relative humidity levels are 34.2% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 24.2°C (43.6°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Niamey relative to Pituffik/ Thule Air Base. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Pituffik/ Thule Air Base vs Niamey.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +52 (+93) +56 (+101) +59 (+107) +54 (+97) +43 (+77) +33 (+59) +27 (+48) +27 (+48) +34 (+61) +45 (+80) +49 (+88) +51 (+92) +44 (+79)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +48 (+86) +52 (+93) +55 (+99) +51 (+91) +40 (+71) +30 (+54) +24 (+44) +24 (+43) +31 (+55) +41 (+73) +45 (+80) +47 (+84) +41 (+73)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +43 (+78) +47 (+85) +51 (+91) +48 (+86) +36 (+65) +26 (+48) +22 (+40) +22 (+39) +28 (+50) +37 (+67) +40 (+71) +42 (+75) +37 (+66)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -6 (0) -6 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) +28 (+1) +62 (+2) +138 (+5) +147 (+6) +74 (+3) -2 (0) -9 (0) -8 (0) +417 (+16)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -3 ( -10) -5 ( -18) -3.5 ( -11) -3 ( -10) -1 ( -3) +2 (+7) +3 (+10) +7 (+23) +1 (+3) -5 ( -16) -7 ( -23) -6 ( -19)   -20.5 ( -6)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +9h 01' +9h 10' +4h 23' -1h 26' -1h 46' -1h 08' -1h 00' -0h 38' +3h 22' +8h 19' +9h 30' +8h 54'   +3h 53'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +11h 17' +9h 23' +1h 23' -6h 08' -11h 22' -11h 13' -11h 17' -9h 17' -1h 11' +6h 25' +11h 22' +11h 13'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +62.9 +62.5 +62.8 +62.9 +49.4 +43.1 +49 +62.9 +62.9 +62.6 +62.9 +63   +58.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -52 -51 -52 -44 -28 -25 -15 -4 -9 -29 -49 -53   -34.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +21.6 (+39) +25.1 (+45) +26.1 (+47) +28.2 (+51) +27.3 (+49) +21 (+38) +19.5 (+35) +22.1 (+40) +26.6 (+48) +29.5 (+53) +21.6 (+39) +21.8 (+39) +24.2 (+44)

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