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Niamey vs Sikasso Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Niamey, Niger and Sikasso, Mali is approximately 885 km or 550 mi.
  • To reach Niamey in this distance one would set out from Sikasso bearing 73.6° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Niamey bearing 75.3° or ENE .
  • Niamey has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Sikasso has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Niamey is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Sikasso is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 2.4 °C (4.3°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 581.4 mm (22.9 in) less which is equivalent to 581.4 l/m² (14.27 US gal/ft²) or 5,814,000 l/ha (621,555 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.8° lower in Niamey than in Sikasso.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +-1 (-2) +-1 (-1) +2 (+3) +4 (+6) +4 (+8) +4 (+7) +3 (+6) +3 (+5) +3 (+6) +4 (+8) +2 (+3) +0 (+0) +2 (+4)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +0 (+1) +0 (+1) +1 (+3) +3 (+6) +4 (+8) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +3 (+6) +2 (+4) +1 (+3) +2 (+4)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +4 (+7) +3 (+6) +3 (+5) +2 (+3) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +2 (+3) +2 (+4) +2 (+4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -1 (0) -3 (0) -9 (0) -39 (-2) -60 (-2) -83 (-3) -81 (-3) -128 (-5) -101 (-4) -63 (-2) -11 (0) -2 (0) -581 (-23)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 06' -0h 04' -0h 00' +0h 02' +0h 06' +0h 07' +0h 06' +0h 04' +0h 00' -0h 03' -0h 06' -0h 07'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -2.1 -2.1 -2.1 -0.9 +2.1 +2.1 +2.1 -0.6 -2.1 -2.1 -2.1 -2.1   -0.8

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