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Tarfaya vs Nairobi Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tarfaya, Morocco and Nairobi, Kenya is approximately 6,220 km or 3,865 mi.
  • To reach Tarfaya in this distance one would set out from Nairobi bearing 305.5° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Tarfaya bearing 292.9° or WNW .
  • Tarfaya has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Nairobi has a subtropical highland climate with no dry season (Cfb).
  • Tarfaya is in or near the subtropical desert biome whereas Nairobi is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 1.5 °C (2.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.5 °C (2.7°F) more in Tarfaya. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 873 mm (34.4 in) less which is equivalent to 873 l/m² (21.43 US gal/ft²) or 8,730,000 l/ha (933,295 US gal/ac) less. About 0 as much.
  • There are 90 more hours of sunlight per year in Tarfaya. In whichever way circa 0h 14' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 12.6° lower in Tarfaya than in Nairobi.
  • Relative humidity levels are 4% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.2°C (4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) +-1 (-2) +0 (0) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +0 (0) +-2 (-4) +0 (0) -2 (-4) +-2 (-3)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) +2 (+3) +4 (+6) +5 (+9) +6 (+10) +5 (+8) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) -1 (-1) +1 (+3)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +4 (+7) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) +5 (+8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -36 (-1) -46 (-2) -98 (-4) -205 (-8) -160 (-6) -46 (-2) -19 (-1) -26 (-1) -20 (-1) -53 (-2) -94 (-4) -72 (-3) -873 (-34)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -1 ( -3) -2 ( -7) -8 ( -26) -14 ( -47) -13.5 ( -44) -5.5 ( -18) -2.5 ( -8) -3.5 ( -11) -3 ( -10) -5 ( -16) -9 ( -30) -5 ( -16)   -72 ( -20)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 29' -2h 32' -0h 58' +1h 28' +1h 52' +2h 02' +2h 13' +2h 34' +1h 14' -0h 00' -0h 58' -1h 38'   +0h 14'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 37' -1h 00' -0h 11' +0h 42' +1h 26' +1h 48' +1h 38' +1h 00' +0h 09' -0h 43' -1h 27' -1h 48'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (░) -29 -28.7 -25.2 -2.8 +13.8 +20.2 +14.1 -2.5 -24.8 -28.7 -29.1 -29.2   -12.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -6 +4 +9 -1 -1 +3 +3 +8 +12 +17 +3 -2   +4.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ░C & (░F) -2.8 (-5) -0.6 (-1) +0.9 (+2) -1.2 (-2) +1.3 (+2) +3.9 (+7) +5.4 (+10) +6.9 (+12) +6.8 (+12) +5.1 (+9) +2.1 (+4) -0.9 (-2) +2.2 (+4)

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