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Atbara vs El Showak Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Atbara, Sudan and El Showak, Sudan is approximately 416 km or 259 mi.
  • To reach Atbara in this distance one would set out from El Showak bearing 332.2° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Atbara bearing 331.6° or NNW .
  • Atbara has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas El Showak has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • Atbara is in or near the tropical desert biome whereas El Showak is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 1 °C (1.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.1 °C (9.2°F) more in Atbara. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 442 mm (17.4 in) less which is equivalent to 442 l/m (10.85 US gal/ft) or 4,420,000 l/ha (472,527 US gal/ac) less. About 1/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.6° lower in Atbara than in El Showak.
  • Relative humidity levels are 9.3% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 3°C (5.4°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) +1 (+2) +4 (+7) +5 (+10) +6 (+10) +6 (+10) +2 (+4) -1 (-2) -3 (-5) +1 (+2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -1 (0) +0 (+0) -1 (0) -3 (0) -15 (-1) -69 (-3) -147 (-6) -121 (-5) -63 (-2) -20 (-1) -1 (0) +0 (+0) -442 (-17)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 10' -0h 06' -0h 01' +0h 04' +0h 09' +0h 12' +0h 11' +0h 06' +0h 01' -0h 04' -0h 09' -0h 12'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -3.3 -3.3 -3.3 -3.3 +3.3 +3.3 +3.1 -3.2 -3.3 -3.3 -3.3 -3.3   -1.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +1 -1 -2 -2 -9 -18 -24 -25 -25 -12 +2 +4   -9.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -2 (-4) -2.9 (-5) -2.9 (-5) -2.1 (-4) -4.7 (-8) -5.7 (-10) -4 (-7) -3.3 (-6) -4.7 (-8) -3.4 (-6) +0.1 (+0) -0.5 (-1) -3 (-5)

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