Vs > Van
Sierra Leone flag

Freetown vs Van Climate & Distance Between

Turkey flag
  • The distance between Freetown, Sierra Leone and Van, Turkey is approximately 6,524 km or 4,054 mi.
  • To reach Freetown in this distance one would set out from Van bearing 255° or WSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Freetown bearing 229.9° or SW .
  • Freetown has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am) whereas Van has a warm, dry summer continental/ hemiboreal climate (Dsb).
  • The annual mean temperature is 18.7 °C (33.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 23.5 °C (42.3°F) less in Freetown. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 2560.2 mm (100.8 in) more which is equivalent to 2560.2 l/m² (62.83 US gal/ft²) or 25,602,000 l/ha (2,737,024 US gal/ac) more. About 7 2/3 as much.
  • There are 461 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Freetown. In whichever way circa 1h 14' less per day or about 5/6 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 22.4° higher in Freetown than in Van.
  • Relative humidity levels are 20.1% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 22.5°C (40.5°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +29 (+52) +28 (+51) +25 (+44) +19 (+34) +13 (+23) +7 (+12) +1 (+1) +1 (+1) +5 (+9) +13 (+23) +20 (+36) +26 (+46) +15 (+28)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +32 (+57) +31 (+56) +27 (+49) +21 (+38) +16 (+28) +10 (+18) +4 (+8) +5 (+8) +10 (+17) +17 (+31) +24 (+43) +28 (+51) +19 (+34)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +32 (+58) +32 (+57) +27 (+49) +22 (+40) +18 (+32) +14 (+24) +9 (+17) +9 (+17) +13 (+23) +18 (+33) +24 (+43) +29 (+52) +21 (+37)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -31 (-1) -30 (-1) -30 (-1) -7 (0) +127 (+5) +302 (+12) +730 (+29) +784 (+31) +471 (+19) +218 (+9) +45 (+2) -18 (-1) +2560 (+101)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -7 ( -23) -6 ( -21) -7 ( -23) -4 ( -13) +5 (+16) +17 (+57) +24 (+77) +23 (+74) +21 (+70) +13 (+42) +3 (+10) -1 ( -3)   +81 (+22)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +3h 36' +2h 41' +3h 00' +0h 06' -2h 34' -6h 30' -8h 42' -7h 48' -3h 48' +0h 29' +1h 42' +2h 54'   -1h 14'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 54' +1h 11' +0h 13' -0h 49' -1h 41' -2h 08' -1h 56' -1h 11' -0h 11' +0h 50' +1h 42' +2h 08'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +29.8 +29.7 +29.7 +23.3 +6.7 +0.2 +6.2 +22.9 +29.6 +29.5 +29.7 +29.9   +22.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +0 -1 -1 +10 +21 +34 +43 +45 +46 +23 +13 +8   +20.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +29.9 (+54) +29.2 (+53) +25.4 (+46) +22.5 (+41) +19.6 (+35) +17.3 (+31) +14.8 (+27) +16 (+29) +20.2 (+36) +21.3 (+38) +25.3 (+46) +28.4 (+51) +22.5 (+41)

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

Freetown vs Van 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 Van


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 -