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Lome vs Kankan Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lome, Togo and Kankan, Guinea is approximately 1,252 km or 778 mi.
  • To reach Lome in this distance one would set out from Kankan bearing 111.2° or ESE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lome bearing 112.7° or ESE .
  • Both have a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Lome is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome whereas Kankan is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 0.4 °C (0.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3 °C (5.4°F) less in Lome. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 595 mm (23.4 in) less which is equivalent to 595 l/m² (14.6 US gal/ft²) or 5,950,000 l/ha (636,094 US gal/ac) less. About 3/5 as much.
  • There are 362 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lome. In whichever way circa 0h 59' less per day or about 6/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.9° higher in Lome than in Kankan.
  • Relative humidity levels are 11.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 3.8°C (6.9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +-5 (-9) +-6 (-10) -6 (-12) -7 (-12) -6 (-10) -4 (-6) -4 (-7) +-4 (-7) +-4 (-6) +-4 (-6) +-3 (-6) +-4 (-6) +-5 (-8)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +2 (+3) -1 (-2) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) 0 (0) 0 (0) +0 (+0) +0 (+1) +0 (+0) +0 (+1) +3 (+6) +0 (+1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+21) +11 (+19) +8 (+14) +4 (+8) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +4 (+6) +4 (+6) +4 (+6) +4 (+7) +9 (+16) +12 (+21) +6 (+12)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +7 (+0) +22 (+1) +29 (+1) +29 (+1) +19 (+1) +48 (+2) -171 (-7) -289 (-11) -239 (-9) -56 (-2) +0 (+0) +7 (+0) -595 (-23)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +0.5 (+2) 0 ( 0) +2 (+6) +3 (+10) +1 (+3) -2 ( -7) -11 ( -35) -16 ( -52) -15 ( -50) -6 ( -19) -2 ( -7) +1 (+3)   -44.5 ( -12)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 11' -1h 12' -1h 03' -0h 36' -0h 40' -2h 24' -1h 11' -0h 15' -0h 50' -0h 50' -0h 04' -0h 34'   -0h 59'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 13' +0h 08' +0h 01' -0h 05' -0h 11' -0h 14' -0h 13' -0h 08' -0h 01' +0h 05' +0h 11' +0h 14'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +4.1 +4.1 +4.1 -4.2 -4.2 -4.2 -4.1 -4.1 +4.1 +4.1 +4.2 +4.2   +0.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +26 +31 +29 +20 +10 +5 +1 -4 -3 -3 +11 +17   +11.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +10.6 (+19) +11.6 (+21) +8 (+14) +3.8 (+7) +1.5 (+3) +0.9 (+2) +0.2 (+0) -0.7 (-1) -0.4 (-1) -0.5 (-1) +3.1 (+6) +8 (+14) +3.8 (+7)

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