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Freetown vs Rapid City, South Dakota Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Freetown, Sierra Leone and Rapid City, South Dakota, Usa is approximately 9,345 km or 5,807 mi.
  • To reach Freetown in this distance one would set out from Rapid City, South Dakota bearing 83.8° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Freetown bearing 133.8° or SE .
  • Freetown has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am) whereas Rapid City, South Dakota has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • The average annual temperature is 19.3 °C (34.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 25.1 °C (45.2°F) less in Freetown. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 2484.4 mm (97.8 in) more which is equivalent to 2484.4 l/m² (60.97 US gal/ft²) or 24,844,000 l/ha (2,655,988 US gal/ac) more. About 6 2/5 as much.
  • There are 545 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Freetown. In whichever way circa 1h 28' less per day or about 4/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 28° higher in Freetown than in Rapid City, South Dakota.
  • Relative humidity levels are 31% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 25.4°C (45.8°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Freetown relative to Rapid City, South Dakota. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Rapid City, South Dakota vs Freetown.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +28 (+51) +27 (+48) +23 (+41) +17 (+31) +11 (+20) +5 (+9) +-1 (-2) +-1 (-1) +6 (+11) +13 (+23) +22 (+39) +27 (+48) +15 (+26)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +32 (+58) +31 (+55) +27 (+49) +22 (+39) +15 (+28) +9 (+16) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +11 (+21) +18 (+32) +26 (+47) +31 (+57) +19 (+35)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +36 (+65) +34 (+62) +31 (+55) +25 (+45) +18 (+33) +12 (+22) +8 (+14) +10 (+18) +16 (+29) +22 (+40) +29 (+53) +35 (+63) +23 (+41)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -5 (0) -9 (0) -12 (0) -6 (0) +96 (+4) +239 (+9) +669 (+26) +740 (+29) +453 (+18) +238 (+9) +75 (+3) +5 (+0) +2484 (+98)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -5 ( -16) -5 ( -18) -7 ( -23) -4 ( -13) +1 (+3) +8 (+27) +16 (+52) +16 (+52) +17 (+57) +14 (+45) +6 (+20) 0 ( 0)   +57 (+15)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +3h 09' +2h 13' +1h 19' -0h 06' -1h 52' -4h 52' -7h 38' -7h 21' -4h 54' -1h 21' +1h 20' +2h 23'   -1h 28'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 27' +1h 30' +0h 16' -1h 02' -2h 10' -2h 45' -2h 29' -1h 30' -0h 14' +1h 04' +2h 11' +2h 45'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +35.3 +35.1 +35.2 +28.7 +12.2 +5.8 +11.8 +28.6 +35.4 +35.2 +35.3 +35.5   +28
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +12 +11 +13 +30 +33 +34 +47 +48 +50 +42 +31 +20   +30.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +32.8 (+59) +31 (+56) +28.1 (+51) +27.1 (+49) +22.4 (+40) +16.6 (+30) +15.5 (+28) +17.2 (+31) +23.2 (+42) +26.8 (+48) +31.1 (+56) +33.5 (+60) +25.4 (+46)

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