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Massawa vs St. Katrine Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Massawa, Eritrea and St. Katrine, Egypt is approximately 1,555 km or 966 mi.
  • To reach Massawa in this distance one would set out from St. Katrine bearing 158° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Massawa bearing 160.1° or SSE .
  • Both have a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Massawa is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas St. Katrine is in or near the warm temperate desert biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 10.3 °C (18.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7 °C (12.6°F) less in Massawa. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 162.3 mm (6.4 in) more which is equivalent to 162.3 l/m² (3.98 US gal/ft²) or 1,623,000 l/ha (173,509 US gal/ac) more. About 8 3/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 10.2° higher in Massawa than in St. Katrine.
  • Relative humidity levels are 38.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 22.4°C (40.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+27) +14 (+25) +12 (+21) +9 (+16) +7 (+12) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +10 (+17) +12 (+22) +14 (+25) +10 (+18)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +32 (+1) +20 (+1) +6 (+0) 0 (0) +8 (+0) +0 (+0) +8 (+0) +8 (+0) +3 (+0) +21 (+1) +21 (+1) +36 (+1) +162 (+6)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 47' +0h 29' +0h 05' -0h 20' -0h 42' -0h 53' -0h 48' -0h 29' -0h 04' +0h 21' +0h 42' +0h 53'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) +13 +13 +13.1 +13.1 +3.8 -2.5 +3.3 +13 +13.1 +13 +13 +13.1   +10.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +37.3 +40.3 +44.3 +48.5 +46 +33.8 +31 +31.6 +35.8 +38.6 +36.1 +38.5   +38.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ¬°C & (¬°F) +23.2 (+42) +23.7 (+43) +24 (+43) +24.8 (+45) +24.3 (+44) +21.6 (+39) +20.2 (+36) +19.9 (+36) +20.2 (+36) +21.8 (+39) +22.1 (+40) +23.3 (+42) +22.4 (+40)

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