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Asmara vs Faranah Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Asmara, Eritrea and Faranah, Guinea is approximately 5,409 km or 3,361 mi.
  • To reach Asmara in this distance one would set out from Faranah bearing 78.4° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Asmara bearing 90° or E .
  • Asmara has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas Faranah has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Asmara is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome whereas Faranah is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 9.7 °C (17.4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.9 °C (3.4°F) less in Asmara. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 899.6 mm (35.4 in) less which is equivalent to 899.6 l/m² (22.08 US gal/ft²) or 8,996,000 l/ha (961,732 US gal/ac) less. About 3/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.9° lower in Asmara than in Faranah.
  • Relative humidity levels are 4.9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 10.1°C (18.2°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-24) -13 (-24) -13 (-24) -13 (-23) -11 (-19) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -9 (-17) -9 (-15) -11 (-19) -12 (-21) -12 (-22) -11 (-20)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-15) -11 (-20) -12 (-22) -12 (-21) -9 (-17) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -8 (-15) -9 (-16) -10 (-19) -11 (-20) -9 (-17) -10 (-17)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-8) -7 (-12) -8 (-14) -10 (-18) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -9 (-17) -10 (-17) -7 (-12) -5 (-9) -8 (-14)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +3 (+0) -1 (0) +6 (+0) -27 (-1) -104 (-4) -163 (-6) -65 (-3) -137 (-5) -261 (-10) -128 (-5) -26 (-1) +3 (+0) -900 (-35)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 16' -0h 10' -0h 01' +0h 07' +0h 15' +0h 18' +0h 17' +0h 10' +0h 01' -0h 07' -0h 15' -0h 18'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -5.3 -5.2 -5.2 -1.5 +5.2 +5.2 +5.1 -1.2 -5.1 -5.1 -5.2 -5.2   -1.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +10 +9 +4 -6 -20 -27 -4 +0 -20 -14 +0 +9   -4.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -4.8 (-9) -7.2 (-13) -9.7 (-17) -12.4 (-22) -14.1 (-25) -14.1 (-25) -8.5 (-15) -7.9 (-14) -13 (-23) -13 (-23) -10.4 (-19) -6.4 (-12) -10.1 (-18)

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