Massawa Climate & Temperature
- Massawa, Eritrea is at 15°37'N, 39°27'E, 10 m (33 ft). See map.
- Massawa has a subtropical desert / low-latitude arid hot climate (Köppen-Geiger classification: BWh)
- According to the Holdridge life zones system of bioclimatic classification Massawa is situated in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome.
- The average annual temperature is 29 degrees Celsius (84.1 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
- Average monthly temperatures vary by 10 °C (18°F). This indicates that the continentality type is hyperoceanic, subtype barely hyperoceanic.
- Total annual Precipitation averages 183.3 mm (7.2 inches) which is equivalent to 183.3 Litres/m² (4.5 Gallons/ft²).
- If you were to burrow down through the Earth from Massawa you would come out nearest to the climate station at Hao, French Polynesia where you would find a Tropical wet climate.
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