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Asmara vs Antofagasta Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Asmara, Eritrea and Antofagasta, Chile is approximately 12,617 km or 7,840 mi.
  • To reach Asmara in this distance one would set out from Antofagasta bearing 82.8° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Asmara bearing 70.7° or ENE .
  • Asmara has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas Antofagasta has a mid-latitude cool desert climate (BWk).
  • Asmara is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome whereas Antofagasta is in or near the warm temperate desert biome.
  • The mean temperature is 0.8 °C (1.4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.2 °C (4°F) less in Asmara. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 516.9 mm (20.4 in) more which is equivalent to 516.9 l/m (12.69 US gal/ft) or 5,169,000 l/ha (552,600 US gal/ac) more. About 305 as much.
  • There are 453 more hours of sunlight per year in Asmara. In whichever way circa 1h 14' more per day or about 1 1/6 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 6° higher in Asmara than in Antofagasta.
  • Relative humidity levels are 19% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5.2°C (9.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) 2 (+4) +4 (+7) +6 (+11) +7 (+12) +5 (+8) +5 (+8) +5 (+9) 3 (+5) 2 (+3) -2 (-3) 3 (+5)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -2 (-4) +0 (+0) +2 (+4) +4 (+6) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +1 (+3) -1 (-1) -3 (-5) -6 (-10) -1 (-1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-23) -12 (-21) -9 (-15) -5 (-10) -3 (-5) -1 (-1) 0 (0) 0 (-1) -3 (-6) -5 (-9) -8 (-15) -11 (-20) -6 (-11)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +4 (+0) +2 (+0) +15 (+1) +33 (+1) +41 (+2) +38 (+2) +175 (+7) +155 (+6) +15 (+1) +15 (+1) +20 (+1) +3 (+0) +517 (+20)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0) +4 (+13) +6 (+20) +8 (+26) +6 (+20) +19 (+61) +17 (+55) +4 (+13) +1 (+3) +1 (+3) +1 (+3)   +67 (+18)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -1h 21' -1h 14' +0h 34' +4h 14' +3h 15' +0h 44' -1h 03' +0h 17' +2h 30' +3h 56' +2h 32' +0h 25'   +1h 14'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 04' -1h 17' -0h 14' +0h 53' +1h 50' +2h 18' +2h 05' +1h 17' +0h 12' -0h 55' -1h 51' -2h 18'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -30.8 -12.6 +8.8 +32 +38.7 +38.7 +38.4 +32.1 +9.4 -13.2 -30.6 -38.3   +6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -21 -28 -32 -30 -31 -31 -3 +2 -19 -13 -9 -13   -19
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -10.7 (-19) -11.5 (-21) -10.1 (-18) -6.9 (-12) -5.1 (-9) -3.9 (-7) +2.3 (+4) +2.8 (+5) -2.8 (-5) -3.4 (-6) -4.6 (-8) -8.1 (-15) -5.2 (-9)

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