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Petauke vs Nairobi Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Petauke, Zambia and Nairobi, Kenya is approximately 1,560 km or 970 mi.
  • To reach Petauke in this distance one would set out from Nairobi bearing 202.4° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Petauke bearing 203.1° or SSW .
  • Petauke has a humid subtropical climate with dry winters (Cwa) whereas Nairobi has a subtropical highland climate with no dry season (Cfb).
  • Both are in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 3.4 °C (6.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.1 °C (5.6°F) more in Petauke. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 41.8 mm (1.6 in) more which is equivalent to 41.8 l/m² (1.03 US gal/ft²) or 418,000 l/ha (44,687 US gal/ac) more. About 1 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.3° lower in Petauke than in Nairobi.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +1 (+3) +2 (+4) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +6 (+10) +4 (+7) +3 (+6)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +4 (+6) +3 (+6) +2 (+4) +1 (+1) +2 (+3) +3 (+6) +5 (+9) +5 (+8) +5 (+9) +4 (+8) +3 (+6)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+11) +7 (+12) +5 (+9) +4 (+6) +1 (+3) 0 (0) +1 (+2) +3 (+5) +6 (+10) +4 (+8) +5 (+8) +4 (+8) +4 (+7)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +202 (+8) +178 (+7) +40 (+2) -176 (-7) -152 (-6) -46 (-2) -19 (-1) -26 (-1) -26 (-1) -38 (-1) -22 (-1) +126 (+5) +42 (+2)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 40' +0h 25' +0h 04' -0h 17' -0h 36' -0h 45' -0h 41' -0h 25' -0h 04' +0h 18' +0h 36' +0h 45'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +12.6 +4.8 -12.2 -12.9 -13 -13 -12.9 -12.9 -12.4 +5.1 +12.3 +12.9   -3.3

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