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Wajir vs Nairobi Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Wajir, Kenya and Nairobi, Kenya is approximately 502 km or 312 mi.
  • To reach Wajir in this distance one would set out from Nairobi bearing 47.7° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Wajir bearing 47.7° or NE .
  • Wajir has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Nairobi has a subtropical highland climate with no dry season (Cfb).
  • Wajir is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Nairobi is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 11.6 °C (20.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.5 °C (0.9°F) more in Wajir. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 551.4 mm (21.7 in) less which is equivalent to 551.4 l/m² (13.53 US gal/ft²) or 5,514,000 l/ha (589,483 US gal/ac) less. About 2/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.1° higher in Wajir than in Nairobi.
  • Relative humidity levels are 11% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 8.5°C (15.3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+21) +12 (+21) +13 (+24) +13 (+23) +13 (+23) +12 (+22) +13 (+23) +13 (+23) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +13 (+24) +12 (+22) +12 (+22)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+21) +12 (+22) +12 (+22) +12 (+21) +12 (+21) +11 (+21) +12 (+21) +12 (+22) +11 (+21) +11 (+19) +12 (+21) +11 (+20) +12 (+21)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+21) +12 (+22) +11 (+21) +11 (+19) +10 (+19) +11 (+19) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +12 (+21) +10 (+18) +11 (+19) +10 (+18) +11 (+20)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -33 (-1) -46 (-2) -52 (-2) -116 (-5) -145 (-6) -41 (-2) -16 (-1) -19 (-1) -18 (-1) -24 (-1) -12 (0) -30 (-1) -551 (-22)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -3 ( -10) -3 ( -11) -6 ( -19) -9 ( -30) -11 ( -35) -6 ( -20) -3 ( -10) -4 ( -13) -4 ( -13) -4 ( -13) -7 ( -23) -5 ( -16)   -65 ( -18)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 09' -0h 05' -0h 01' +0h 04' +0h 08' +0h 10' +0h 09' +0h 05' +0h 00' -0h 04' -0h 08' -0h 10'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -3 -2.9 +0.1 +3 +3 +3 +3 +3 +0.6 -2.8 -3 -3.1   +0.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -13 -12 -12 -11 -11 -9 -18 -14 -11 -5 -6 -10   -11
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) +7.9 (+14) +8.3 (+15) +8.7 (+16) +8.7 (+16) +8.7 (+16) +8.9 (+16) +7.3 (+13) +8.3 (+15) +8.1 (+15) +8.8 (+16) +10 (+18) +8.4 (+15) +8.5 (+15)

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