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Durban vs Ashgabat Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Durban, South Africa and Ashgabat, Turkmenistan is approximately 8,060 km or 5,008 mi.
  • To reach Durban in this distance one would set out from Ashgabat bearing 204.5° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Durban bearing 202.2° or SSW .
  • Durban has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Ashgabat has a mid-latitude cool desert climate (BWk).
  • Durban is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome whereas Ashgabat is in or near the cool temperate desert scrub biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 4.1 °C (7.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 20.7 °C (37.3°F) less in Durban. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 601 mm (23.7 in) more which is equivalent to 601 l/m² (14.75 US gal/ft²) or 6,010,000 l/ha (642,509 US gal/ac) more. About 3 2/3 as much.
  • There are 369 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Durban. In whichever way circa 0h 59' less per day or about 6/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 7.2° higher in Durban than in Ashgabat.
  • Relative humidity levels are 23.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 10°C (18°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +20 (+35) +18 (+33) +11 (+21) +2 (+3) -6 (-11) -14 (-25) -16 (-29) -15 (-26) -9 (-15) +0 (0) +8 (+15) +16 (+29) +1 (+3)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +21 (+38) +21 (+37) +14 (+25) +5 (+9) -4 (-7) -12 (-22) -14 (-26) -12 (-21) -4 (-7) +5 (+8) +12 (+21) +18 (+32) +4 (+7)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +22 (+39) +21 (+38) +15 (+27) +7 (+12) -2 (-4) -10 (-17) -12 (-22) -9 (-15) 0 (-1) +8 (+14) +13 (+24) +18 (+33) +6 (+11)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +112 (+4) +86 (+3) +87 (+3) +29 (+1) +31 (+1) +24 (+1) +36 (+1) +61 (+2) +69 (+3) -5 (0) -10 (0) +81 (+3) +601 (+24)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +1 (+3) 0 ( 0) -1 ( -3) -2 ( -7) -3 ( -10) +1 (+3) +2 (+6) +3 (+10) +5 (+17) +6 (+19) +5 (+17) +3 (+10)   +20 (+5)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +2h 56' +2h 22' +1h 21' +0h 18' -1h 56' -4h 00' -4h 38' -4h 29' -3h 58' -2h 40' +0h 24' +2h 25'   -0h 59'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +4h 00' +2h 29' +0h 27' -1h 43' -3h 32' -4h 28' -4h 03' -2h 29' -0h 23' +1h 46' +3h 35' +4h 28'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +47.4 +28.8 +7.4 -15.9 -32.5 -38.9 -32.9 -16.2 +6.6 +29.1 +47.4 +54.8   +7.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +5 +10 +16 +22 +29 +36 +38 +42 +38 +24 +15 +4   +23.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +21.5 (+39) +21.7 (+39) +16.5 (+30) +9.8 (+18) +3.4 (+6) -0.8 (-1) -2.1 (-4) +1.2 (+2) +6.2 (+11) +9.8 (+18) +14.4 (+26) +18.3 (+33) +10 (+18)

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