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Wau vs Heraklion, Crete Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Wau, Sudan and Heraklion, Crete, Greece is approximately 3,086 km or 1,918 mi.
  • To reach Wau in this distance one would set out from Heraklion, Crete bearing 174° or S and follow the great circles arc to approach Wau bearing 175° or S .
  • Wau has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Heraklion, Crete has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • Wau is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Heraklion, Crete is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 9.1 °C (16.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.7 °C (17.5°F) less in Wau. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 573.9 mm (22.6 in) more which is equivalent to 573.9 l/m² (14.08 US gal/ft²) or 5,739,000 l/ha (613,537 US gal/ac) more. About 2 1/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 19.4° higher in Wau than in Heraklion, Crete.
  • Relative humidity levels are 8.9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5.2°C (9.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Wau relative to Heraklion, Crete. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Heraklion, Crete vs Wau.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+27) +16 (+29) +17 (+30) +14 (+25) +9 (+16) +3 (+6) +0 (+0) +0 (+1) +3 (+6) +8 (+14) +11 (+19) +13 (+23) +9 (+16)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -90 (-4) -74 (-3) -39 (-2) +38 (+2) +104 (+4) +174 (+7) +175 (+7) +192 (+8) +160 (+6) +55 (+2) -44 (-2) -77 (-3) +574 (+23)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 42' +1h 03' +0h 11' -0h 43' -1h 30' -1h 54' -1h 43' -1h 03' -0h 09' +0h 45' +1h 31' +1h 54'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +27.5 +27.4 +27.5 +19.2 +2.6 -3.8 +2.2 +18.9 +27.5 +27.4 +27.5 +27.6   +19.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -38.6 -40.5 -31.1 -14 +1.4 +14.3 +19.1 +18.8 +12.7 +3.1 -19.4 -32.5   -8.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) +1.1 (+2) +1 (+2) +5.8 (+10) +9 (+16) +8.9 (+16) +6.6 (+12) +4.8 (+9) +4.7 (+8) +6.2 (+11) +7.9 (+14) +4.9 (+9) +1.9 (+3) +5.2 (+9)

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