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Assab vs Tartous Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Assab, Eritrea and Tartous, Syria is approximately 2,521 km or 1,567 mi.
  • To reach Assab in this distance one would set out from Tartous bearing 162.5° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Assab bearing 165.3° or SSE .
  • Assab has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Tartous has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • The mean temperature is 11.3 °C (20.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6 °C (10.8°F) less in Assab. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 845.2 mm (33.3 in) less which is equivalent to 845.2 l/m² (20.74 US gal/ft²) or 8,452,000 l/ha (903,575 US gal/ac) less. About 0 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 17.5° higher in Assab than in Tartous.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +14 (+26) +14 (+25) +14 (+25) +13 (+23) +12 (+21) +9 (+17) +9 (+16) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +9 (+17) +11 (+20) +13 (+24) +11 (+20)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -174 (-7) -135 (-5) -103 (-4) -54 (-2) -18 (-1) -12 (0) +6 (+0) -1 (0) -7 (0) -67 (-3) -101 (-4) -180 (-7) -845 (-33)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 22' +0h 51' +0h 09' -0h 35' -1h 13' -1h 32' -1h 24' -0h 51' -0h 08' +0h 36' +1h 14' +1h 32'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +21.7 +21.7 +21.7 +21.8 +7.5 +1.1 +7 +21.5 +21.7 +21.6 +21.7 +21.8   +17.5

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