Vs > Parakou
Sierra Leone flag

Freetown vs Parakou Climate & Distance Between

Benin flag
  • The distance between Freetown, Sierra Leone and Parakou, Benin is approximately 1,739 km or 1,081 mi.
  • To reach Freetown in this distance one would set out from Parakou bearing 268.6° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Freetown bearing 266.1° or W .
  • Freetown has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am) whereas Parakou has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • The annual average temperature is 0.6 °C (1.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.3 °C (4.1°F) less in Freetown. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1796.3 mm (70.7 in) more which is equivalent to 1796.3 l/m² (44.09 US gal/ft²) or 17,963,000 l/ha (1,920,364 US gal/ac) more. About 2 4/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.2° higher in Freetown than in Parakou.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +-4 (-8) -6 (-10) -5 (-10) -4 (-7) +-2 (-3) +-1 (-1) +-1 (-1) +0 (0) +-1 (-1) +-2 (-3) +-4 (-6) +-4 (-7) +-3 (-5)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+1) -1 (-2) -2 (-3) -1 (-1) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+3) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+3) +1 (+1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +4 (+8) +6 (+10) +3 (+5)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) 0 (0) -6 (0) -27 (-1) -39 (-2) +46 (+2) +151 (+6) +544 (+21) +582 (+23) +279 (+11) +175 (+7) +81 (+3) +9 (+0) +1796 (+71)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 02' +0h 01' +0h 00' -0h 01' -0h 02' -0h 02' -0h 02' -0h 01' -0h 00' +0h 01' +0h 02' +0h 02'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +0.7 +0.7 +0.7 -0.7 -0.7 -0.7 -0.7 -0.7 +0.7 +0.7 +0.7 +0.8   +0.2

There are so many comparison pages. Please post a link to one to help people find them:

Freetown vs Parakou Discussion

You are welcome to incorporate your thoughts on the differences in climate or other matters such as contrasts in culture, standard of living, demographics etc.

Currently under general maintenance.

Climate Guides for Locations near Freetown

Climate Guides for Locations near Parakou


Countries A-Z:         A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z
Bright Future Dir.

© 2009 - 2015 climatemps.com - Sitemap - Contact Us - Privacy Policy -