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Kwajalein Island vs Assab Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kwajalein Island, Marshall Islands and Assab, Eritrea is approximately 13,478 km or 8,375 mi.
  • To reach Kwajalein Island in this distance one would set out from Assab bearing 71.2° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Kwajalein Island bearing 111.1° or ESE .
  • Kwajalein Island has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Assab has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • The average annual temperature is 2.7 °C (4.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8.2 °C (14.8°F) less in Kwajalein Island. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 2553.9 mm (100.5 in) more which is equivalent to 2553.9 l/m² (62.68 US gal/ft²) or 25,539,000 l/ha (2,730,289 US gal/ac) more. About 66 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.3° higher in Kwajalein Island than in Assab.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) -1 (-1) -3 (-5) -4 (-8) -5 (-10) -7 (-13) -7 (-12) -5 (-9) -3 (-6) -1 (-2) +1 (+1) -3 (-5)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +112 (+4) +75 (+3) +102 (+4) +188 (+7) +252 (+10) +244 (+10) +258 (+10) +254 (+10) +299 (+12) +302 (+12) +266 (+10) +201 (+8) +2554 (+101)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 13' +0h 08' +0h 01' -0h 05' -0h 12' -0h 15' -0h 13' -0h 08' -0h 01' +0h 06' +0h 12' +0h 15'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +4.3 +4.1 +4.1 -1.9 -4.2 -4.3 -4.4 -2.3 +4.4 +4.4 +4.4 +4.3   +1.3

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