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Niamey vs Shiraz Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Niamey, Niger and Shiraz, Iran is approximately 5,467 km or 3,397 mi.
  • To reach Niamey in this distance one would set out from Shiraz bearing 262.2° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Niamey bearing 242.4° or WSW .
  • Niamey has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Shiraz has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Niamey is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Shiraz is in or near the warm temperate thorn steppe biome.
  • The mean temperature is 11.7 °C (21.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 14.8 °C (26.6°F) less in Niamey. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 235.2 mm (9.3 in) more which is equivalent to 235.2 l/m² (5.77 US gal/ft²) or 2,352,000 l/ha (251,444 US gal/ac) more. About 1 7/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 12° higher in Niamey than in Shiraz.
  • Relative humidity levels are 8.6% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5.5°C (9.9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +19 (+34) +20 (+35) +19 (+34) +18 (+32) +12 (+21) +4 (+7) -1 (-1) -1 (-1) +5 (+8) +12 (+22) +16 (+29) +18 (+33) +12 (+21)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -80 (-3) -50 (-2) -45 (-2) -25 (-1) +28 (+1) +69 (+3) +153 (+6) +171 (+7) +92 (+4) +5 (+0) -20 (-1) -63 (-2) +235 (+9)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 57' +0h 36' +0h 06' -0h 24' -0h 51' -1h 04' -0h 58' -0h 36' -0h 05' +0h 25' +0h 52' +1h 04'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +16.1 +16 +16 +16.1 +2.6 -3.9 +2.1 +15.9 +15.9 +15.9 +16 +16   +12
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -53 -46 -40 -28 +3 +22 +32 +44 +34 +6 -31 -47   -8.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -5.4 (-10) -4 (-7) -4.6 (-8) +1.6 (+3) +11.4 (+21) +13.7 (+25) +12.2 (+22) +15.2 (+27) +16.7 (+30) +13.3 (+24) -0.5 (-1) -3.6 (-6) +5.5 (+10)

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