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Tanta vs Socotra Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tanta, Egypt and Socotra, Yemen is approximately 3,096 km or 1,924 mi.
  • To reach Tanta in this distance one would set out from Socotra bearing 314.3° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Tanta bearing 305.7° or NW .
  • Both have a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • The average annual temperature is 7.6 °C (13.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8 °C (14.4°F) more in Tanta. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 144 mm (5.7 in) less which is equivalent to 144 l/m² (3.53 US gal/ft²) or 1,440,000 l/ha (153,946 US gal/ac) less. About 1/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 13.5° lower in Tanta than in Socotra.
  • Relative humidity levels are 8.4% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5.1°C (9.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-23) -12 (-21) -12 (-21) -9 (-16) -8 (-15) -5 (-8) -3 (-5) -3 (-6) -4 (-8) -4 (-8) -8 (-14) -12 (-21) -8 (-14)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +10 (+0) +5 (+0) -3 (0) +3 (+0) -1 (0) -31 (-1) +0 (+0) +0 (+0) -3 (0) -8 (0) -47 (-2) -69 (-3) -144 (-6)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 05' -0h 40' -0h 07' +0h 28' +0h 58' +1h 13' +1h 06' +0h 41' +0h 06' -0h 29' -0h 59' -1h 13'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -18.1 -18 -18 -18.1 -3 +3.4 -2.4 -17.7 -18.1 -18.1 -18.1 -18.1   -13.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +9 +10 +6 -1 -3 +5 +19 +23 +19 +3 +5 +6   +8.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -9.9 (-18) -8.7 (-16) -9.5 (-17) -8.8 (-16) -8.7 (-16) -2.9 (-5) +3.1 (+6) +3.2 (+6) +1.1 (+2) -3.5 (-6) -6.4 (-12) -9.6 (-17) -5.1 (-9)

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