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Paris vs Ouagadougou Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Paris, France and Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso is approximately 4,070 km or 2,529 mi.
  • To reach Paris in this distance one would set out from Ouagadougou bearing 4.3° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Paris bearing 6.3° or N .
  • Paris has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Ouagadougou has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Paris is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Ouagadougou is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 17.2 °C (30.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8.5 °C (15.3°F) more in Paris. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 278 mm (10.9 in) less which is equivalent to 278 l/m² (6.82 US gal/ft²) or 2,780,000 l/ha (297,200 US gal/ac) less. About 2/3 as much.
  • There are 1191 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Paris. In whichever way circa 3h 16' less per day or about 3/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 31.6° lower in Paris than in Ouagadougou.
  • Relative humidity levels are 39.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4.1°C (7.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -27 (-49) -30 (-54) -28 (-50) -23 (-41) -18 (-32) -13 (-23) -8 (-14) -7 (-13) -11 (-20) -19 (-34) -26 (-47) -28 (-50) -20 (-36)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-38) -25 (-44) -24 (-42) -22 (-39) -17 (-31) -12 (-22) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -11 (-20) -17 (-31) -22 (-39) -22 (-39) -17 (-31)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-27) -19 (-34) -19 (-34) -20 (-36) -16 (-29) -11 (-20) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -11 (-20) -15 (-27) -17 (-31) -15 (-27) -15 (-26)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +56 (+2) +44 (+2) +22 (+1) +26 (+1) -26 (-1) -68 (-3) -144 (-6) -216 (-9) -89 (-4) +17 (+1) +50 (+2) +50 (+2) -278 (-11)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +17 (+55) +13 (+46) +10 (+32) +10 (+33) +6 (+19) +3 (+10) +1 (+3) -1 ( -3) +3 (+10) +9 (+29) +14 (+47) +15 (+48)   +100 (+27)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -7h 01' -6h 01' -3h 56' -1h 50' -1h 03' +0h 04' +0h 27' +1h 21' -1h 08' -5h 11' -7h 24' -7h 32'   -3h 16'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 48' -1h 43' -0h 18' +1h 10' +2h 28' +3h 10' +2h 51' +1h 43' +0h 16' -1h 13' -2h 30' -3h 10'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -36.4 -36.3 -36.3 -36.4 -20.7 -14.3 -20.2 -36 -36.4 -36.2 -36.3 -36.4   -31.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +70 +65 +55 +41 +29 +20 +8 +5 +18 +40 +59 +66   +39.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +2.4 (+4) -1.2 (-2) -2 (-4) -6.1 (-11) -7.3 (-13) -5.9 (-11) -5.6 (-10) -6.1 (-11) -6.3 (-11) -6.1 (-11) -3.9 (-7) -0.5 (-1) -4.1 (-7)

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