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Mbala vs San Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Mbala, Zambia and San, Mali is approximately 4,693 km or 2,917 mi.
  • To reach Mbala in this distance one would set out from San bearing 119.8° or ESE and follow the great circles arc to approach Mbala bearing 121.3° or ESE .
  • Mbala has a subtropical highland climate with dry winters (Cwb) whereas San has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • Mbala is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas San is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 9.5 °C (17.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5 °C (9°F) less in Mbala. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 543.1 mm (21.4 in) more which is equivalent to 543.1 l/m² (13.33 US gal/ft²) or 5,431,000 l/ha (580,610 US gal/ac) more. About 1 7/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.7° higher in Mbala than in San.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-17) -12 (-22) -14 (-25) -15 (-27) -15 (-27) -12 (-22) -9 (-16) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -8 (-14) -11 (-19) -9 (-17) -11 (-19)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-10) -8 (-15) -11 (-20) -14 (-24) -15 (-26) -14 (-24) -11 (-20) -8 (-15) -7 (-12) -8 (-15) -8 (-14) -6 (-10) -10 (-17)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (-1) -3 (-5) -7 (-12) -11 (-19) -14 (-24) -14 (-25) -13 (-23) -11 (-19) -9 (-16) -8 (-14) -4 (-8) -1 (-2) -8 (-14)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +237 (+9) +209 (+8) +231 (+9) +110 (+4) -19 (-1) -88 (-3) -178 (-7) -212 (-8) -128 (-5) -6 (0) +136 (+5) +252 (+10) +543 (+21)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 08' +0h 43' +0h 07' -0h 29' -1h 01' -1h 16' -1h 09' -0h 43' -0h 06' +0h 30' +1h 01' +1h 16'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (┬°) +21.9 +20.3 +3.8 -19.3 -22.2 -22.2 -22 -19.4 +3.1 +20.2 +21.9 +22.2   +0.7

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