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Atbara vs Cairo Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Atbara, Sudan and Cairo, Egypt is approximately 1,404 km or 873 mi.
  • To reach Atbara in this distance one would set out from Cairo bearing 168.8° or S and follow the great circles arc to approach Atbara bearing 169.8° or S .
  • Both have a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Atbara is in or near the tropical desert biome whereas Cairo is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The average temperature is 8.5 °C (15.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.6 °C (1.1°F) less in Atbara. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 33.9 mm (1.3 in) more which is equivalent to 33.9 l/m² (0.83 US gal/ft²) or 339,000 l/ha (36,241 US gal/ac) more. About 2 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 10.5° higher in Atbara than in Cairo.
  • Relative humidity levels are 26.8% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.6°C (4.6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+15) +9 (+16) +11 (+19) +10 (+17) +10 (+17) +8 (+15) +6 (+12) +6 (+11) +8 (+15) +9 (+16) +9 (+15) +9 (+15) +9 (+15)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -7 (0) -4 (0) -4 (0) -2 (0) +4 (+0) +2 (+0) +19 (+1) +27 (+1) +7 (+0) +1 (+0) -3 (0) -5 (0) +34 (+1)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 46' +0h 28' +0h 05' -0h 19' -0h 41' -0h 51' -0h 47' -0h 28' -0h 04' +0h 20' +0h 41' +0h 51'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +12.3 +12.3 +12.4 +12.4 +7.3 +1 +6.7 +12.4 +12.4 +12.3 +12.3 +12.4   +10.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -23 -26 -31 -27 -26 -27 -26 -25 -30 -31 -26 -23   -26.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +0.6 (+1) -1.6 (-3) -3.4 (-6) -4.1 (-7) -4.1 (-7) -5.2 (-9) -3.6 (-6) -2.8 (-5) -3.4 (-6) -3.3 (-6) -0.6 (-1) +0.9 (+2) -2.6 (-5)

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