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Karonga vs Lagos Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Karonga, Malawi and Lagos, Nigeria is approximately 3,851 km or 2,393 mi.
  • To reach Karonga in this distance one would set out from Lagos bearing 118.2° or ESE and follow the great circles arc to approach Karonga bearing 117.3° or ESE .
  • Both have a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Karonga is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome whereas Lagos is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 2.4 °C (4.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.9 °C (3.4°F) more in Karonga. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 707.3 mm (27.8 in) less which is equivalent to 707.3 l/m² (17.36 US gal/ft²) or 7,073,000 l/ha (756,151 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.4° lower in Karonga than in Lagos.
  • Relative humidity levels are 14.4% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5.5°C (9.9°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -4 (-6) -4 (-6) -3 (-6) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) 0 (0) 2 (+3) +2 (+4) 1 (+2) -1 (-2) -1 (-2)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-4) -3 (-6) -4 (-7) -3 (-6) -3 (-6) -3 (-6) -4 (-6) -3 (-5) -1 (-2) +0 (+0) 0 (0) -1 (-3) -2 (-4)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-1) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -3 (-6) -4 (-7) -5 (-10) -4 (-8) -3 (-5) -1 (-1) 0 (0) 0 (0) -2 (-4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +119 (+5) +79 (+3) +122 (+5) -16 (-1) -183 (-7) -315 (-12) -242 (-10) -121 (-5) -160 (-6) -124 (-5) 0 (0) +134 (+5) -707 (-28)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 50' +0h 31' +0h 05' -0h 22' -0h 45' -0h 56' -0h 51' -0h 31' -0h 05' +0h 22' +0h 45' +0h 56'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +16.3 +14 -3.9 -16.5 -16.5 -16.5 -16.5 -16.5 -4.5 +13.9 +16.3 +16.5   -1.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -4 -1 +2 -1 -11 -22 -23 -22 -28 -32 -23 -8   -14.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -3.2 (-6) -3.6 (-6) -3.3 (-6) -3.5 (-6) -5.6 (-10) -7.9 (-14) -8.3 (-15) -7.2 (-13) -7.4 (-13) -7.3 (-13) -5.4 (-10) -3.1 (-6) -5.5 (-10)

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