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Freetown vs Gibraltar Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Freetown, Sierra Leone and Gibraltar, Gibraltar is approximately 3,163 km or 1,966 mi.
  • To reach Freetown in this distance one would set out from Gibraltar bearing 196.5° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Freetown bearing 193.4° or SSW .
  • Freetown has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am) whereas Gibraltar has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • The annual mean temperature is 8.9 °C (16.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.4 °C (16.9°F) less in Freetown. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 2178.3 mm (85.8 in) more which is equivalent to 2178.3 l/m² (53.46 US gal/ft²) or 21,783,000 l/ha (2,328,747 US gal/ac) more. About 3 5/6 as much.
  • There are 663 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Freetown. In whichever way circa 1h 47' less per day or about 3/4 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 20.1° higher in Freetown than in Gibraltar.
  • Relative humidity levels are 9.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 10.6°C (19.1°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +14 (+25) +13 (+24) +13 (+23) +11 (+20) +8 (+14) +5 (+9) +1 (+1) +-1 (-1) +3 (+5) +7 (+12) +11 (+20) +13 (+23) +8 (+15)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +14 (+26) +14 (+24) +13 (+24) +12 (+22) +9 (+17) +6 (+11) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +4 (+7) +7 (+13) +11 (+20) +14 (+24) +9 (+16)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +14 (+25) +13 (+23) +12 (+22) +12 (+21) +9 (+17) +6 (+10) +3 (+6) +2 (+4) +4 (+7) +6 (+12) +10 (+18) +13 (+24) +9 (+16)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -149 (-6) -94 (-4) -94 (-4) -12 (0) +152 (+6) +319 (+13) +733 (+29) +788 (+31) +461 (+18) +211 (+8) -27 (-1) -111 (-4) +2178 (+86)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -9 ( -29) -6 ( -21) -8 ( -26) -1 ( -3) +9 (+29) +19 (+63) +24.5 (+79) +23 (+74) +21 (+70) +14 (+45) +4 (+13) -5 ( -16)   +85.5 (+23)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +2h 19' +2h 01' +2h 01' -0h 44' -3h 11' -6h 12' -8h 19' -8h 11' -4h 50' -0h 42' +1h 44' +2h 32'   -1h 47'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 43' +1h 03' +0h 11' -0h 44' -1h 31' -1h 55' -1h 44' -1h 04' -0h 10' +0h 45' +1h 32' +1h 55'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +27.4 +27.3 +27.4 +20.9 +4.3 -2.1 +3.9 +20.6 +27.4 +27.2 +27.4 +27.6   +20.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -3 -1 +0 +10 +14 +17 +22 +19 +18 +10 +5 +3   +9.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +13.1 (+24) +12.9 (+23) +12.6 (+23) +13.7 (+25) +12 (+22) +9.4 (+17) +6.9 (+12) +5 (+9) +7.4 (+13) +9 (+16) +11.8 (+21) +13.7 (+25) +10.6 (+19)

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