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Wau vs Hassi Messaoud Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Wau, Sudan and Hassi Messaoud, Algeria is approximately 3,497 km or 2,173 mi.
  • To reach Wau in this distance one would set out from Hassi Messaoud bearing 135° or SE and follow the great circles arc to approach Wau bearing 142.6° or SE .
  • Wau has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Hassi Messaoud has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Wau is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Hassi Messaoud is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The mean temperature is 5.3 °C (9.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 18.4 °C (33.1°F) less in Wau. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1030.7 mm (40.6 in) more which is equivalent to 1030.7 l/m² (25.3 US gal/ft²) or 10,307,000 l/ha (1,101,887 US gal/ac) more. About 24 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 15.8° higher in Wau than in Hassi Messaoud.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +16 (+28) +15 (+26) +14 (+24) +9 (+17) +3 (+5) -4 (-8) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -3 (-5) +4 (+8) +11 (+20) +15 (+27) +5 (+10)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -6 (0) -1 (0) +11 (+0) +65 (+3) +117 (+5) +177 (+7) +175 (+7) +192 (+8) +178 (+7) +119 (+5) +10 (+0) -4 (0) +1031 (+41)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 25' +0h 53' +0h 09' -0h 36' -1h 15' -1h 35' -1h 26' -0h 53' -0h 08' +0h 37' +1h 16' +1h 35'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +23.9 +23.8 +23.8 +15.5 -1 -7.5 -1.5 +15.2 +23.9 +23.8 +23.9 +24   +15.8

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