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Asmara vs Ammassalik Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Asmara, Eritrea and Ammassalik, Greenland is approximately 7,847 km or 4,876 mi.
  • To reach Asmara in this distance one would set out from Ammassalik bearing 95.8° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Asmara bearing 154.8° or SSE .
  • Asmara has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas Ammassalik has a tundra climate (ET).
  • Asmara is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome whereas Ammassalik is in or near the polar desert biome.
  • The average temperature is 17.3 °C (31.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10.2 °C (18.4°F) less in Asmara. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 465.4 mm (18.3 in) less which is equivalent to 465.4 l/m² (11.42 US gal/ft²) or 4,654,000 l/ha (497,543 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • There are 1527 more hours of sunlight per year in Asmara. In whichever way circa 4h 12' more per day or about 2 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 47.1° higher in Asmara than in Ammassalik.
  • Relative humidity levels are 21.7% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 11.7°C (21°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +26 (+47) +28 (+50) +29 (+52) +25 (+44) +20 (+37) +17 (+30) +11 (+19) +11 (+20) +16 (+29) +20 (+35) +23 (+42) +25 (+46) +21 (+38)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +21 (+38) +23 (+41) +25 (+44) +21 (+38) +17 (+31) +14 (+24) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +13 (+23) +16 (+28) +19 (+34) +20 (+37) +17 (+31)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+28) +17 (+30) +19 (+35) +16 (+29) +13 (+23) +10 (+17) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +8 (+15) +11 (+21) +14 (+26) +16 (+28) +13 (+23)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -114 (-5) -100 (-4) -83 (-3) -44 (-2) -22 (-1) -12 (0) +128 (+5) +90 (+4) -59 (-2) -71 (-3) -76 (-3) -103 (-4) -465 (-18)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -11 ( -35) -11 ( -39) -7 ( -23) -4 ( -13) -1 ( -3) -2 ( -7) +13 (+42) +10 (+32) -6 ( -20) -10 ( -32) -10 ( -33) -10 ( -32)   -49 ( -14)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +9h 07' +7h 43' +5h 00' +3h 02' +1h 56' -0h 54' -4h 11' -0h 58' +4h 04' +7h 40' +8h 36' +9h 19'   +4h 12'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +6h 57' +3h 46' +0h 39' -2h 32' -5h 50' -8h 26' -7h 06' -3h 47' -0h 34' +2h 37' +5h 55' +8h 27'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +50 +50 +50.1 +50.2 +40.4 +34 +39.8 +50.3 +50.3 +50.1 +50.1 +50   +47.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -26 -32 -33 -30 -34 -35 -5 -2 -18 -16 -13 -17   -21.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +14.7 (+26) +14.2 (+26) +15.6 (+28) +13 (+23) +8.4 (+15) +5 (+9) +8.7 (+16) +9.5 (+17) +8.2 (+15) +11.5 (+21) +15.2 (+27) +15.9 (+29) +11.7 (+21)

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