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Abidjan vs Nairobi Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Abidjan, Ivory Coast and Nairobi, Kenya is approximately 4,577 km or 2,844 mi.
  • To reach Abidjan in this distance one would set out from Nairobi bearing 279.5° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Abidjan bearing 278° or W .
  • Abidjan has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Nairobi has a subtropical highland climate with no dry season (Cfb).
  • Abidjan is in or near the tropical moist forest biome whereas Nairobi is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 8.9 °C (16°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.1 °C (0.2°F) less in Abidjan. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 922.6 mm (36.3 in) more which is equivalent to 922.6 l/m² (22.64 US gal/ft²) or 9,226,000 l/ha (986,321 US gal/ac) more. About 2 as much.
  • There are 373 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Abidjan. In whichever way circa 1h 01' less per day or about 6/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.2° lower in Abidjan than in Nairobi.
  • Relative humidity levels are 2.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 9.1°C (16.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+10) +5 (+9) +6 (+11) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +7 (+12) +6 (+12) +6 (+11) +4 (+6) +4 (+8) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +6 (+11)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +9 (+17) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +9 (+17) +9 (+17) +9 (+16) +9 (+15) +8 (+14) +9 (+17) +9 (+16) +9 (+16)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +13 (+23) +14 (+24) +12 (+21) +11 (+20) +12 (+21) +13 (+23) +13 (+23) +12 (+22) +12 (+22) +11 (+19) +11 (+21) +11 (+19) +12 (+21)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -29 (-1) -2 (0) +6 (+0) -65 (-3) +134 (+5) +516 (+20) +187 (+7) +11 (+0) +55 (+2) +84 (+3) +34 (+1) -7 (0) +923 (+36)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -1 ( -3) 0 ( 0) -2 ( -6) -6 ( -20) +2 (+6) +13 (+43) +7 (+23) +2 (+6) +5 (+17) +7 (+23) +1 (+3) -1 ( -3)   +27 (+7)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -3h 11' -1h 56' -1h 25' -0h 02' +0h 11' -1h 50' -0h 34' -0h 29' -1h 18' -0h 34' +0h 26' -1h 32'   -1h 01'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 20' -0h 12' -0h 02' +0h 08' +0h 17' +0h 22' +0h 20' +0h 12' +0h 02' -0h 08' -0h 18' -0h 22'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -6.4 -6.3 -2.8 +6.5 +6.5 +6.5 +6.6 +6.6 -2.3 -6.3 -6.5 -6.6   -0.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +1 +3 +1 -5 -2 +5 +0 +4 +10 +14 +1 -1   +2.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +8.7 (+16) +9.5 (+17) +8.7 (+16) +7.3 (+13) +8.2 (+15) +10 (+18) +8.9 (+16) +9.5 (+17) +10.4 (+19) +10.6 (+19) +9.2 (+17) +8.4 (+15) +9.1 (+16)

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