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Kristiansand vs Mogadishu Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kristiansand, Norway and Mogadishu, Somalia is approximately 7,040 km or 4,375 mi.
  • To reach Kristiansand in this distance one would set out from Mogadishu bearing 339° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Kristiansand bearing 317.2° or NW .
  • Kristiansand has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Mogadishu has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Kristiansand is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Mogadishu is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 20 °C (35.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.5 °C (27.9°F) more in Kristiansand. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1002 mm (39.4 in) more which is equivalent to 1002 l/m² (24.59 US gal/ft²) or 10,020,000 l/ha (1,071,205 US gal/ac) more. About 3 1/2 as much.
  • There are 1288 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Kristiansand. In whichever way circa 3h 32' less per day or about 4/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 42.8° lower in Kristiansand than in Mogadishu.
  • Relative humidity levels are 1.4% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 19.6°C (35.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -29 (-52) -28 (-50) -26 (-47) -22 (-40) -16 (-29) -11 (-20) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -13 (-23) -19 (-34) -25 (-45) -27 (-49) -19 (-35)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -29 (-51) -28 (-50) -27 (-48) -23 (-41) -18 (-32) -13 (-23) -10 (-17) -11 (-19) -14 (-25) -19 (-34) -24 (-43) -26 (-47) -20 (-36)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -28 (-50) -28 (-50) -27 (-49) -24 (-43) -19 (-34) -15 (-27) -11 (-20) -12 (-22) -15 (-27) -19 (-34) -23 (-41) -25 (-45) -21 (-37)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +127 (+5) +100 (+4) +53 (+2) +15 (+1) +2 (+0) -7 (0) +46 (+2) +103 (+4) +133 (+5) +126 (+5) +140 (+6) +164 (+6) +1002 (+39)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +19 (+61) +16 (+57) +11 (+35) +8 (+27) +3 (+10) -1 ( -3) +1 (+3) +5 (+16) +13 (+43) +14 (+45) +16 (+53) +19 (+61)   +124 (+34)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -6h 50' -5h 44' -4h 44' -2h 26' -0h 52' +2h 04' +1h 00' -1h 17' -3h 44' -5h 30' -7h 02' -7h 17'   -3h 32'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 58' -2h 57' -0h 31' +2h 01' +4h 20' +5h 39' +5h 03' +2h 58' +0h 27' -2h 05' -4h 24' -5h 39'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -55.9 -55.7 -55.4 -36.3 -19.7 -13.3 -19.2 -36 -55.3 -55.7 -55.9 -56   -42.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +4 +4 +0 -3 -11 -11 -9 -4 -1 +3 +5 +7   -1.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -26.8 (-48) -26 (-47) -25.4 (-46) -22.8 (-41) -19.2 (-35) -14.8 (-27) -11.1 (-20) -11 (-20) -13.8 (-25) -17.9 (-32) -22.4 (-40) -23.9 (-43) -19.6 (-35)

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