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Minicoy vs Nairobi Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Minicoy, Lakshadweep and Nairobi, Kenya is approximately 4,174 km or 2,594 mi.
  • To reach Minicoy in this distance one would set out from Nairobi bearing 74.5° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Minicoy bearing 76.8° or ENE .
  • Minicoy has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Nairobi has a subtropical highland climate with no dry season (Cfb).
  • The average temperature is 10.2 °C (18.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.2 °C (2.2°F) less in Minicoy. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 688 mm (27.1 in) more which is equivalent to 688 l/m² (16.89 US gal/ft²) or 6,880,000 l/ha (735,518 US gal/ac) more. About 1 3/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.6° lower in Minicoy than in Nairobi.
  • Relative humidity levels are 3.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 10.7°C (19.2°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+10) +5 (+9) +7 (+12) +9 (+15) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +10 (+17) +9 (+17) +6 (+11) +6 (+10) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +8 (+14)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +9 (+17) +10 (+19) +11 (+20) +12 (+21) +12 (+22) +12 (+22) +11 (+19) +9 (+16) +10 (+17) +10 (+17) +10 (+18)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +13 (+23) +12 (+21) +12 (+22) +13 (+24) +14 (+25) +15 (+27) +15 (+26) +15 (+27) +12 (+21) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +13 (+23)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -32 (-1) -28 (-1) -80 (-3) -146 (-6) +29 (+1) +247 (+10) +211 (+8) +215 (+8) +158 (+6) +93 (+4) +36 (+1) -15 (-1) +688 (+27)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -1 ( -3) -2 ( -7) -7 ( -23) -11 ( -37) -2 ( -6) +15 (+50) +16 (+52) +12 (+39) +10 (+33) +7 (+23) -2 ( -7) -3 ( -10)   +32 (+9)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 29' -0h 18' -0h 03' +0h 12' +0h 26' +0h 32' +0h 29' +0h 18' +0h 02' -0h 13' -0h 26' -0h 32'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -9.5 -9.4 -5.9 +9.6 +9.6 +9.6 +9.5 +9.5 -5.2 -9.2 -9.5 -9.6   -0.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +2 +6 +3 -3 -1 +3 +0 +5 +9 +14 +5 +2   +3.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +9.1 (+16) +9.9 (+18) +9.7 (+17) +9.3 (+17) +10.5 (+19) +11.7 (+21) +11.9 (+21) +12.6 (+23) +12.1 (+22) +11.5 (+21) +10.2 (+18) +9.6 (+17) +10.7 (+19)

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