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Oymyakon vs Kosti Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Oymyakon, Russia and Kosti, Sudan is approximately 9,688 km or 6,020 mi.
  • To reach Oymyakon in this distance one would set out from Kosti bearing 25° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Oymyakon bearing 114° or ESE .
  • Oymyakon has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season and extremely severe winters (Dfd) whereas Kosti has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Oymyakon is in or near the subpolar rain tundra biome whereas Kosti is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 44.1 °C (79.4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 52.2 °C (94°F) more in Oymyakon. The continentality subtype is hypercontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 139.1 mm (5.5 in) less which is equivalent to 139.1 l/m² (3.41 US gal/ft²) or 1,391,000 l/ha (148,707 US gal/ac) less. About 3/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 45.7° lower in Oymyakon than in Kosti.
  • Relative humidity levels are 25.4% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 34.5°C (62.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -71 (-127) -68 (-122) -61 (-109) -46 (-82) -31 (-55) -19 (-35) -14 (-25) -18 (-32) -26 (-46) -44 (-79) -63 (-113) -70 (-126) -44 (-79)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +6 (+0) +7 (+0) +5 (+0) +5 (+0) +0 (+0) -10 (0) -53 (-2) -80 (-3) -40 (-2) +3 (+0) +10 (+0) +8 (+0) -139 (-5)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -5h 55' -3h 22' -0h 35' +2h 16' +5h 04' +6h 55' +6h 02' +3h 23' +0h 30' -2h 21' -5h 09' -6h 56'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -50 -50 -50.1 -50.2 -36 -29.5 -35.4 -49.8 -49.9 -49.7 -49.8 -49.9   -45.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +36 +42 +43 +42 +26 +11 +2 -1 +7 +28 +36 +33   +25.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -58.2 (-105) -52.6 (-95) -43.9 (-79) -27.9 (-50) -19.1 (-34) -14.7 (-26) -12.6 (-23) -17.3 (-31) -22.8 (-41) -35.4 (-64) -50.8 (-91) -58.5 (-105) -34.5 (-62)

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