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Freetown vs Kolda Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Freetown, Sierra Leone and Kolda, Senegal is approximately 512 km or 318 mi.
  • To reach Freetown in this distance one would set out from Kolda bearing 157.6° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Freetown bearing 158° or SSE .
  • Freetown has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am) whereas Kolda has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • The annual mean temperature is 0.3 °C (0.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.7 °C (10.3°F) less in Freetown. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1923.6 mm (75.7 in) more which is equivalent to 1923.6 l/m² (47.21 US gal/ft²) or 19,236,000 l/ha (2,056,456 US gal/ac) more. About 2 8/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.3° higher in Freetown than in Kolda.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +-5 (-8) +-7 (-13) -8 (-15) -9 (-16) -9 (-16) -6 (-10) -3 (-6) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -3 (-6) +-4 (-8) +-4 (-6) -5 (-9)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+6) +1 (+2) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -3 (-6) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -1 (-1) +1 (+3) +4 (+7) 0 (-1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+19) +8 (+15) +5 (+9) +3 (+6) +1 (+1) 0 (-1) 0 (0) 0 (0) +0 (+1) +1 (+2) +6 (+11) +10 (+19) +4 (+7)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +3 (+0) +3 (+0) +12 (+0) +46 (+2) +165 (+6) +209 (+8) +479 (+19) +504 (+20) +235 (+9) +169 (+7) +83 (+3) +16 (+1) +1924 (+76)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 13' +0h 08' +0h 01' -0h 05' -0h 12' -0h 15' -0h 13' -0h 08' -0h 01' +0h 06' +0h 12' +0h 15'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +4.2 +4.2 +4.2 -2.3 -4.2 -4.2 -4.2 -2.4 +4.2 +4.2 +4.2 +4.3   +1.3

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