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Mahajanga/ Majunga vs Podor Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Mahajanga/ Majunga, Madagascar and Podor, Senegal is approximately 7,621 km or 4,736 mi.
  • To reach Mahajanga/ Majunga in this distance one would set out from Podor bearing 114.9° or ESE and follow the great circles arc to approach Mahajanga/ Majunga bearing 115.5° or ESE .
  • Mahajanga/ Majunga has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Podor has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Mahajanga/ Majunga is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Podor is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 0.5 °C (0.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.3 °C (11.3°F) less in Mahajanga/ Majunga. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1273.2 mm (50.1 in) more which is equivalent to 1273.2 l/m² (31.25 US gal/ft²) or 12,732,000 l/ha (1,361,135 US gal/ac) more. About 7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.4° lower in Mahajanga/ Majunga than in Podor.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Mahajanga/ Majunga relative to Podor. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Podor vs Mahajanga/ Majunga.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +0 (+0) +-3 (-6) +-5 (-8) -6 (-12) -9 (-16) -10 (-17) -7 (-12) -5 (-9) -5 (-8) -6 (-10) +-3 (-5) +0 (0) -5 (-9)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+11) +4 (+7) +2 (+3) 0 (-1) -4 (-6) -6 (-11) -5 (-10) -4 (-8) -4 (-7) -2 (-3) +2 (+4) +6 (+10) -1 (-1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +13 (+23) +11 (+19) +9 (+16) +6 (+11) +2 (+4) -2 (-4) -4 (-7) -3 (-6) -3 (-5) +3 (+6) +7 (+13) +12 (+22) +4 (+8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +401 (+16) +384 (+15) +196 (+8) +70 (+3) +9 (+0) 0 (0) -40 (-2) -75 (-3) -71 (-3) +4 (+0) +118 (+5) +278 (+11) +1273 (+50)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 41' +1h 03' +0h 11' -0h 43' -1h 30' -1h 53' -1h 43' -1h 03' -0h 10' +0h 45' +1h 31' +1h 53'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +31.6 +21.2 +0.4 -22.8 -32.2 -32.3 -32 -23.1 -0.3 +21.5 +31.4 +32.3   -0.4

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