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Karonga vs Lodwar Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Karonga, Malawi and Lodwar, Kenya is approximately 1,466 km or 911 mi.
  • To reach Karonga in this distance one would set out from Lodwar bearing 187.6° or S and follow the great circles arc to approach Karonga bearing 187.7° or S .
  • Karonga has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Lodwar has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Both are in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 4.9 °C (8.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.6 °C (6.5°F) more in Karonga. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 588.6 mm (23.2 in) more which is equivalent to 588.6 l/m (14.45 US gal/ft) or 5,886,000 l/ha (629,252 US gal/ac) more. About 3 4/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.7° lower in Karonga than in Lodwar.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -7 (-12) -7 (-12) -6 (-10) -6 (-11) -7 (-12) -6 (-11) -5 (-10) -4 (-8) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -4 (-8) -5 (-9)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-7) -5 (-8) -5 (-10) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -7 (-12) -7 (-12) -6 (-11) -5 (-10) -4 (-7) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -5 (-9)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (0) -1 (-2) -3 (-5) -3 (-6) -5 (-8) -6 (-11) -7 (-12) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -3 (-5) -1 (-1) +0 (+0) -3 (-6)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +124 (+5) +111 (+4) +187 (+7) +72 (+3) -2 (0) -7 (0) -19 (-1) -9 (0) -5 (0) -9 (0) +11 (+0) +135 (+5) +589 (+23)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 40' +0h 25' +0h 04' -0h 17' -0h 35' -0h 44' -0h 40' -0h 25' -0h 04' +0h 18' +0h 36' +0h 44'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +12.9 +10.6 -7 -13 -13.1 -13.1 -13 -13 -7.7 +10.5 +12.8 +13   -1.7

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