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Asmara vs Nord Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Asmara, Eritrea and Nord, Greenland is approximately 7,794 km or 4,844 mi.
  • To reach Asmara in this distance one would set out from Nord bearing 122.2° or ESE and follow the great circles arc to approach Asmara bearing 172.6° or S .
  • Asmara has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas Nord has a tundra climate (ET).
  • Asmara is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome whereas Nord is in or near the polar desert biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 32.5 °C (58.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 29.6 °C (53.3°F) less in Asmara. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 318.6 mm (12.5 in) more which is equivalent to 318.6 l/m² (7.82 US gal/ft²) or 3,186,000 l/ha (340,605 US gal/ac) more. About 2 3/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 63.1° higher in Asmara than in Nord.
  • Relative humidity levels are 19.5% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 26.9°C (48.3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +49 (+89) +52 (+93) +53 (+96) +45 (+81) +32 (+58) +24 (+43) +16 (+28) +18 (+32) +30 (+54) +39 (+70) +44 (+78) +47 (+84) +37 (+67)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +45 (+81) +46 (+83) +47 (+85) +40 (+72) +28 (+50) +19 (+33) +13 (+24) +14 (+25) +25 (+44) +34 (+61) +39 (+70) +41 (+74) +33 (+59)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +38 (+69) +40 (+72) +42 (+75) +36 (+64) +23 (+42) +15 (+26) +10 (+18) +11 (+19) +20 (+35) +30 (+54) +35 (+62) +36 (+64) +28 (+50)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -8 (0) -11 (0) +1 (+0) +12 (+0) +30 (+1) +29 (+1) +158 (+6) +134 (+5) -8 (0) -4 (0) +0 (+0) -14 (-1) +319 (+13)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -8 ( -26) -9 ( -32) -6 ( -19) -1 ( -3) +2 (+6) 0 ( 0) +14 (+45) +10 (+32) -6 ( -20) -10 ( -32) -11 ( -37) -10 ( -32)   -35 ( -10)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +11h 12' +11h 30' +2h 38' -9h 24' -11h 17' -11h 06' -11h 11' -11h 27' -2h 10' +9h 34' +11h 16' +11h 06'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +66.1 +65.9 +66.1 +66.2 +56.3 +49.9 +55.8 +66.2 +66.2 +66 +66.1 +66.3   +63.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -19 -24 -27 -26 -30 -34 -4 -2 -25 -18 -11 -14   -19.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +38.7 (+70) +38.1 (+69) +38.7 (+70) +32.1 (+58) +19.3 (+35) +9.9 (+18) +12.2 (+22) +13.4 (+24) +18.7 (+34) +29.1 (+52) +35.4 (+64) +36.7 (+66) +26.9 (+48)

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