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Freetown vs Halifax, Nova Scotia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Freetown, Sierra Leone and Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada is approximately 6,267 km or 3,894 mi.
  • To reach Freetown in this distance one would set out from Halifax, Nova Scotia bearing 113.9° or ESE and follow the great circles arc to approach Freetown bearing 138.8° or SE .
  • Freetown has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am) whereas Halifax, Nova Scotia has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • The average temperature is 19.8 °C (35.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 19.4 °C (34.9°F) less in Freetown. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1557.3 mm (61.3 in) more which is equivalent to 1557.3 l/m² (38.22 US gal/ft²) or 15,573,000 l/ha (1,664,857 US gal/ac) more. About 2 1/8 as much.
  • There are 298 more hours of sunlight per year in Freetown. In whichever way circa 0h 50' more per day or about 1 1/6 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 28.5° higher in Freetown than in Halifax, Nova Scotia.
  • Relative humidity levels are 13.9% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 21.7°C (39.1°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +30 (+54) +29 (+53) +27 (+48) +22 (+40) +17 (+30) +11 (+20) +6 (+10) +5 (+10) +9 (+16) +16 (+29) +21 (+38) +27 (+48) +18 (+33)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +31 (+55) +31 (+55) +28 (+51) +24 (+42) +19 (+34) +13 (+23) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +10 (+19) +17 (+30) +22 (+40) +28 (+50) +20 (+36)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +31 (+55) +31 (+56) +28 (+51) +24 (+43) +19 (+35) +14 (+24) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +11 (+20) +16 (+30) +22 (+40) +28 (+51) +20 (+36)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -137 (-5) -115 (-5) -101 (-4) -66 (-3) +69 (+3) +229 (+9) +640 (+25) +696 (+27) +367 (+14) +146 (+6) -56 (-2) -116 (-5) +1557 (+61)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -14 ( -45) -13 ( -46) -12 ( -39) -8 ( -27) -1 ( -3) +8 (+27) +14 (+45) +13 (+42) +12 (+40) +8 (+26) -4 ( -13) -10 ( -32)   -7 ( -2)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +4h 52' +3h 45' +3h 32' +2h 06' +0h 01' -1h 56' -4h 46' -4h 52' -1h 58' +1h 09' +3h 42' +4h 23'   +0h 50'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 30' +1h 32' +0h 16' -1h 03' -2h 13' -2h 49' -2h 33' -1h 32' -0h 14' +1h 06' +2h 14' +2h 49'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +35.9 +35.7 +35.8 +29.4 +12.8 +6.4 +12.4 +29.2 +35.9 +35.8 +35.9 +36   +28.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +0 +4 +9 +17 +17 +19 +22 +20 +25 +18 +10 +5   +13.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +29.2 (+53) +29.6 (+53) +28.1 (+51) +26 (+47) +21.7 (+39) +16.5 (+30) +12.2 (+22) +11.4 (+21) +15.2 (+27) +19.8 (+36) +23.4 (+42) +27.6 (+50) +21.7 (+39)

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