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Dikson Island vs El Showak Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dikson Island, Russia and El Showak, Sudan is approximately 7,146 km or 4,441 mi.
  • To reach Dikson Island in this distance one would set out from El Showak bearing 12.8° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Dikson Island bearing 49° or NE .
  • Dikson Island has a tundra climate (ET) whereas El Showak has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • The average temperature is 40.9 °C (73.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 23 °C (41.4°F) more in Dikson Island. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 136 mm (5.4 in) less which is equivalent to 136 l/m² (3.34 US gal/ft²) or 1,360,000 l/ha (145,393 US gal/ac) less. About 3/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 55.4° lower in Dikson Island than in El Showak.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Dikson Island relative to El Showak. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of El Showak vs Dikson Island.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -52 (-93) -53 (-95) -53 (-95) -50 (-89) -42 (-76) -32 (-57) -24 (-44) -24 (-42) -28 (-50) -38 (-69) -47 (-85) -49 (-88) -41 (-74)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +37 (+1) +28 (+1) +22 (+1) +15 (+1) +1 (+0) -41 (-2) -127 (-5) -105 (-4) -27 (-1) +9 (+0) +21 (+1) +31 (+1) -136 (-5)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -11h 14' -7h 16' -1h 04' +4h 22' +10h 50' +11h 09' +11h 14' +7h 19' +0h 55' -4h 33' -10h 58' -11h 09'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -58.9 -58.9 -59 -59.1 -47.4 -41.1 -46.8 -58.9 -59 -58.7 -58.9 -59.1   -55.4

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