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Freetown vs Massawa Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Freetown, Sierra Leone and Massawa, Eritrea is approximately 5,763 km or 3,581 mi.
  • To reach Freetown in this distance one would set out from Massawa bearing 268.7° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Freetown bearing 256.9° or WSW .
  • Freetown has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am) whereas Massawa has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • The average annual temperature is 1.6 °C (2.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.4 °C (13.3°F) less in Freetown. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 2762 mm (108.7 in) more which is equivalent to 2762 l/m² (67.79 US gal/ft²) or 27,620,000 l/ha (2,952,761 US gal/ac) more. About 16 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2.4° higher in Freetown than in Massawa.
  • Relative humidity levels are 14.6% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.9°C (3.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) +-1 (-2) +-3 (-5) -6 (-11) -10 (-18) -12 (-22) -12 (-21) -10 (-17) -6 (-10) +-3 (-5) +-1 (-1) -5 (-9)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +3 (+6) +2 (+4) +1 (+1) -2 (-3) -6 (-10) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -6 (-10) -2 (-4) +1 (+1) +2 (+4) -2 (-3)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+8) +5 (+9) +4 (+8) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) -2 (-4) -5 (-8) -5 (-8) -2 (-4) +0 (+0) +3 (+5) +4 (+8) +1 (+2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -31 (-1) -19 (-1) +2 (+0) +43 (+2) +170 (+7) +323 (+13) +727 (+29) +783 (+31) +481 (+19) +243 (+10) +63 (+2) -24 (-1) +2762 (+109)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -4 ( -13) -3 ( -11) -1 ( -3) +4 (+13) +12 (+39) +20 (+67) +24 (+77) +23 (+74) +23 (+77) +17 (+55) +8 (+27) +1 (+3)   +124 (+34)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 22' +0h 14' +0h 02' -0h 09' -0h 19' -0h 25' -0h 22' -0h 14' -0h 02' +0h 10' +0h 20' +0h 25'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +7 +6.9 +6.9 +0.4 -6.9 -7 -6.8 +0.1 +6.8 +6.8 +6.9 +7   +2.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -3.3 -3.3 -1.3 +8.5 +16 +31.2 +35 +30.4 +28.2 +17.4 +12.9 +3.5   +14.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +2.1 (+4) +2.5 (+5) +1.8 (+3) +2.5 (+5) +2 (+4) +2.3 (+4) +0.9 (+2) -0.4 (-1) +0.8 (+1) +1.6 (+3) +3.4 (+6) +3 (+5) +1.9 (+3)

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