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Niamey vs Shannon Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Niamey, Niger and Shannon, Ireland is approximately 4,470 km or 2,778 mi.
  • To reach Niamey in this distance one would set out from Shannon bearing 163.2° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Niamey bearing 169.6° or S .
  • Niamey has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Shannon has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Niamey is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Shannon is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 19.2 °C (34.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.3 °C (0.5°F) less in Niamey. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 386.2 mm (15.2 in) less which is equivalent to 386.2 l/m² (9.48 US gal/ft²) or 3,862,000 l/ha (412,873 US gal/ac) less. About 3/5 as much.
  • There are 1696 more hours of sunlight per year in Niamey. In whichever way circa 4h 39' more per day or about 2 2/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 35.1° higher in Niamey than in Shannon.
  • Relative humidity levels are 53.8% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 0.6°C (1.1°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +24 (+44) +27 (+49) +29 (+51) +28 (+51) +25 (+45) +19 (+35) +15 (+26) +14 (+25) +17 (+31) +24 (+42) +26 (+46) +24 (+44) +23 (+41)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +19 (+34) +22 (+39) +24 (+43) +25 (+45) +23 (+41) +18 (+32) +14 (+24) +13 (+23) +16 (+28) +20 (+35) +20 (+37) +19 (+33) +19 (+35)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +14 (+24) +16 (+29) +19 (+35) +22 (+39) +20 (+37) +16 (+28) +12 (+22) +12 (+21) +14 (+24) +16 (+29) +15 (+27) +13 (+24) +16 (+28)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -98 (-4) -71 (-3) -67 (-3) -50 (-2) -25 (-1) +6 (+0) +97 (+4) +89 (+3) +10 (+0) -83 (-3) -94 (-4) -99 (-4) -386 (-15)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -20 ( -65) -16 ( -57) -15.5 ( -50) -15 ( -50) -11 ( -35) -10 ( -33) -10 ( -32) -6 ( -19) -12 ( -40) -16 ( -52) -19 ( -63) -24 ( -77)   -174.5 ( -48)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +7h 11' +6h 45' +5h 09' +3h 14' +1h 40' +2h 20' +2h 46' +1h 27' +3h 54' +6h 25' +7h 26' +7h 30'   +4h 39'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +3h 18' +2h 00' +0h 21' -1h 22' -2h 54' -3h 44' -3h 22' -2h 00' -0h 18' +1h 25' +2h 57' +3h 45'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +39.1 +39 +39.1 +39.2 +25.7 +19.3 +25.2 +39.1 +39.1 +39 +39.1 +39.2   +35.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -79 -79 -76 -64 -44 -36 -26 -17 -26 -49 -74 -76   -53.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -10.2 (-18) -8.2 (-15) -7.6 (-14) +0.4 (+1) +8.7 (+16) +7.3 (+13) +6.9 (+12) +8.6 (+15) +9.3 (+17) +6.2 (+11) -5.6 (-10) -8.8 (-16) +0.6 (+1)

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