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Lhasa, Tibet vs Kankan Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lhasa, Tibet, China and Kankan, Guinea is approximately 10,426 km or 6,479 mi.
  • To reach Lhasa, Tibet in this distance one would set out from Kankan bearing 58.9° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lhasa, Tibet bearing 104.2° or ESE .
  • Lhasa, Tibet has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas Kankan has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Lhasa, Tibet is in or near the boreal moist forest biome whereas Kankan is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 19 °C (34.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11.3 °C (20.3°F) more in Lhasa, Tibet. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1051.7 mm (41.4 in) less which is equivalent to 1051.7 l/m² (25.81 US gal/ft²) or 10,517,000 l/ha (1,124,337 US gal/ac) less. About 2/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 13.1° lower in Lhasa, Tibet than in Kankan.
  • Relative humidity levels are 9.8% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 15°C (27°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Lhasa, Tibet relative to Kankan. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Kankan vs Lhasa, Tibet.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -30 (-53) -29 (-52) -27 (-48) -23 (-42) -18 (-32) -11 (-19) -10 (-18) -11 (-19) -13 (-23) -18 (-32) -24 (-42) -28 (-50) -20 (-36)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -26 (-48) -25 (-45) -25 (-45) -22 (-40) -16 (-30) -11 (-20) -10 (-18) -11 (-19) -13 (-23) -18 (-33) -25 (-45) -26 (-46) -19 (-34)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-38) -20 (-36) -20 (-36) -19 (-35) -15 (-26) -10 (-17) -9 (-16) -9 (-17) -11 (-21) -18 (-32) -19 (-34) -20 (-36) -16 (-29)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -2 (0) 0 (0) -22 (-1) -62 (-2) -107 (-4) -132 (-5) -143 (-6) -199 (-8) -246 (-10) -121 (-5) -18 (-1) 0 (0) -1052 (-41)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -0.5 ( -2) -1.5 ( -5) -3 ( -10) -5.5 ( -18) -8 ( -26) -10 ( -33) -8 ( -26) -13 ( -42) -17 ( -57) -15 ( -48) -4.5 ( -15) -1 ( -3)   -87 ( -24)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 08' -0h 42' -0h 07' +0h 29' +1h 00' +1h 16' +1h 09' +0h 42' +0h 06' -0h 30' -1h 01' -1h 16'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -19.3 -19.3 -19.3 -16.2 +0.4 +6.9 +0.9 -15.8 -19.1 -19 -19.2 -19.3   -13.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +33 +36 +34 +18 -4 -9 -6 -7 -6 -11 +14 +25   +9.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -15.2 (-27) -12.8 (-23) -13.8 (-25) -15.9 (-29) -16.5 (-30) -12.5 (-23) -10.9 (-20) -11.7 (-21) -13.5 (-24) -19.9 (-36) -20 (-36) -17.2 (-31) -15 (-27)

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