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Parakou vs Damascus Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Parakou, Benin and Damascus, Syria is approximately 4,377 km or 2,720 mi.
  • To reach Parakou in this distance one would set out from Damascus bearing 240.2° or WSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Parakou bearing 227.2° or SW .
  • Parakou has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Damascus has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Parakou is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Damascus is in or near the subtropical desert scrub biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 9.3 °C (16.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15 °C (27°F) less in Parakou. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 945.8 mm (37.2 in) more which is equivalent to 945.8 l/m² (23.21 US gal/ft²) or 9,458,000 l/ha (1,011,123 US gal/ac) more. About 5 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 17.1° higher in Parakou than in Damascus.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +22 (+40) +22 (+40) +19 (+33) +12 (+22) +4 (+7) +-3 (-5) -6 (-11) -7 (-13) +-3 (-5) +5 (+9) +14 (+24) +20 (+36) +8 (+15)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +20 (+35) +20 (+36) +18 (+32) +13 (+23) +6 (+12) +1 (+2) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) +1 (+1) +7 (+12) +13 (+23) +18 (+32) +9 (+17)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +16 (+30) +18 (+32) +17 (+31) +14 (+25) +9 (+17) +5 (+10) +3 (+6) +3 (+6) +5 (+9) +8 (+15) +12 (+22) +15 (+26) +11 (+19)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -41 (-2) -25 (-1) +12 (+0) +71 (+3) +125 (+5) +172 (+7) +190 (+7) +209 (+8) +205 (+8) +80 (+3) -20 (-1) -33 (-1) +946 (+37)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 27' +0h 54' +0h 10' -0h 37' -1h 17' -1h 38' -1h 29' -0h 54' -0h 08' +0h 38' +1h 18' +1h 38'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +24 +23.9 +24 +18.9 +2.3 -4.1 +1.8 +18.5 +23.9 +23.8 +23.9 +24   +17.1

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