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Gor’Kij vs Nouakchott Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Gor’Kij, Russia and Nouakchott, Mauritania is approximately 6,491 km or 4,034 mi.
  • To reach Gor’Kij in this distance one would set out from Nouakchott bearing 34.3° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Gor’Kij bearing 74.7° or ENE .
  • Gor’Kij has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb) whereas Nouakchott has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Gor’Kij is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Nouakchott is in or near the tropical desert biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 21.7 °C (39.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 22 °C (39.6°F) more in Gor’Kij. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 461.5 mm (18.2 in) more which is equivalent to 461.5 l/m² (11.33 US gal/ft²) or 4,615,000 l/ha (493,374 US gal/ac) more. About 4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 36.4° lower in Gor’Kij than in Nouakchott.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Gor’Kij relative to Nouakchott. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Nouakchott vs Gor’Kij.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -33 (-59) -32 (-57) -28 (-51) -20 (-37) -15 (-27) -12 (-21) -10 (-17) -12 (-21) -18 (-33) -25 (-45) -28 (-51) -29 (-53) -22 (-39)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +39 (+2) +33 (+1) +27 (+1) +35 (+1) +51 (+2) +63 (+2) +58 (+2) -14 (-1) +19 (+1) +49 (+2) +51 (+2) +50 (+2) +462 (+18)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 41' -2h 12' -0h 23' +1h 30' +3h 13' +4h 12' +3h 45' +2h 12' +0h 20' -1h 33' -3h 16' -4h 12'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -38.1 -38 -38.1 -38.1 -33.7 -27.5 -33 -38 -37.9 -37.9 -37.9 -38.1   -36.4

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