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Niamey vs Puttalam Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Niamey, Niger and Puttalam, Sri Lanka is approximately 8,475 km or 5,266 mi.
  • To reach Niamey in this distance one would set out from Puttalam bearing 282° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Niamey bearing 264.9° or W .
  • Niamey has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Puttalam has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry summers (As).
  • Niamey is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Puttalam is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 1.5 °C (2.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.5 °C (11.7°F) more in Niamey. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 654.2 mm (25.8 in) less which is equivalent to 654.2 l/m² (16.06 US gal/ft²) or 6,542,000 l/ha (699,383 US gal/ac) less. About 4/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.6° lower in Niamey than in Puttalam.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) 2 (+4) +4 (+6) +6 (+11) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +6 (+10) +3 (+5) 2 (+3) +3 (+5) +7 (+12) +6 (+10) 3 (+6) +5 (+8)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-3) +1 (+1) +3 (+5) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) +1 (+1) -1 (-1) +1 (+1) +3 (+6) +1 (+2) -1 (-2) +2 (+3)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -2 (-4) 0 (0) +2 (+4) +2 (+3) -1 (-1) -2 (-3) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) +0 (+0) -3 (-6) -5 (-10) -2 (-3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -55 (-2) -40 (-2) -62 (-2) -170 (-7) -60 (-2) +27 (+1) +138 (+5) +155 (+6) +28 (+1) -228 (-9) -248 (-10) -138 (-5) -654 (-26)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 17' -0h 10' -0h 01' +0h 07' +0h 15' +0h 19' +0h 17' +0h 10' +0h 01' -0h 07' -0h 15' -0h 19'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -5.3 -5.3 -5.3 +2.2 +5.4 +5.4 +5.4 +2.6 -5.5 -5.4 -5.5 -5.4   -1.6

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