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Sennar vs Atbara Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Sennar, Sudan and Atbara, Sudan is approximately 463 km or 288 mi.
  • To reach Sennar in this distance one would set out from Atbara bearing 184.7° or S and follow the great circles arc to approach Sennar bearing 184.6° or S .
  • Both have a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Sennar is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Atbara is in or near the tropical desert biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 1.3 °C (2.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.3 °C (7.7°F) less in Sennar. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 360.2 mm (14.2 in) more which is equivalent to 360.2 l/m² (8.84 US gal/ft²) or 3,602,000 l/ha (385,078 US gal/ac) more. About 7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2° higher in Sennar than in Atbara.
  • Relative humidity levels are 11% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 3.5°C (6.2°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) +1 (+3) +0 (+1) -1 (-2) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) -6 (-10) -6 (-10) -2 (-4) +0 (+0) +5 (+9) -1 (-2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +0 (+0) +0 (+0) +0 (+0) 0 (0) +17 (+1) +65 (+3) +80 (+3) +109 (+4) +78 (+3) +12 (+0) +0 (+0) +0 (+0) +360 (+14)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 13' +0h 08' +0h 01' -0h 05' -0h 12' -0h 15' -0h 13' -0h 08' -0h 01' +0h 06' +0h 12' +0h 15'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +4.2 +4.1 +4.1 +4.1 -4.1 -4.2 -4 +4 +4.1 +4.1 +4.1 +4.1   +2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -2 +0 +1 +1 +10 +22 +26 +28 +30 +19 -1 -2   +11
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +0.6 (+1) +1.6 (+3) +1.8 (+3) +1 (+2) +5 (+9) +7.3 (+13) +4.8 (+9) +4.2 (+8) +5.9 (+11) +5.9 (+11) -0.3 (-1) +3.7 (+7) +3.5 (+6)

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