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Paris vs Nouakchott Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Paris, France and Nouakchott, Mauritania is approximately 3,791 km or 2,356 mi.
  • To reach Paris in this distance one would set out from Nouakchott bearing 21.6° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Paris bearing 32.1° or NNE .
  • Paris has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Nouakchott has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Paris is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Nouakchott is in or near the tropical desert biome.
  • The mean temperature is 14.2 °C (25.5°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 462 mm (18.2 in) more which is equivalent to 462 l/m² (11.34 US gal/ft²) or 4,620,000 l/ha (493,909 US gal/ac) more. About 4 as much.
  • There are 1411 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Paris. In whichever way circa 3h 52' less per day or about 4/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 29° lower in Paris than in Nouakchott.
  • Relative humidity levels are 35.8% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 3.7°C (6.6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -23 (-41) -23 (-41) -21 (-38) -17 (-31) -15 (-27) -11 (-20) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -13 (-23) -19 (-34) -23 (-41) -22 (-40) -17 (-30)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -18 (-32) -18 (-32) -17 (-30) -15 (-26) -13 (-23) -10 (-18) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -13 (-23) -17 (-30) -18 (-32) -17 (-31) -14 (-26)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -12 (-22) -13 (-23) -12 (-22) -12 (-22) -10 (-18) -9 (-16) -9 (-16) -10 (-18) -12 (-22) -14 (-25) -13 (-23) -12 (-22) -12 (-21)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +56 (+2) +46 (+2) +35 (+1) +41 (+2) +56 (+2) +53 (+2) +41 (+2) -17 (-1) +17 (+1) +40 (+2) +46 (+2) +50 (+2) +462 (+18)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +16.5 (+53) +13.5 (+48) +12 (+39) +13 (+43) +12 (+39) +11.5 (+38) +10 (+32) +9 (+29) +9 (+30) +12 (+39) +14.5 (+48) +15.5 (+50)   +148.5 (+41)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -5h 54' -5h 54' -4h 29' -4h 06' -2h 32' -1h 24' -1h 01' -1h 27' -2h 20' -4h 13' -6h 36' -6h 30'   -3h 52'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 29' -1h 31' -0h 16' +1h 02' +2h 11' +2h 48' +2h 32' +1h 31' +0h 14' -1h 04' -2h 13' -2h 49'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -30.7 -30.6 -30.7 -30.7 -26.3 -20.1 -25.6 -30.7 -30.6 -30.5 -30.6 -30.7   -29
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +58 +54 +45 +37 +34 +21 +7 +3 +19 +43 +54 +55   +35.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -1.3 (-2) -2.1 (-4) -2 (-4) -2.1 (-4) -1.3 (-2) -3.8 (-7) -5.9 (-11) -8 (-14) -7.5 (-14) -4.6 (-8) -3.1 (-6) -2.2 (-4) -3.7 (-7)

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