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Jos vs Independence, Ks Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Jos, Nigeria and Independence, Ks, Usa is approximately 10,641 km or 6,612 mi.
  • To reach Jos in this distance one would set out from Independence, Ks bearing 73.1° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Jos bearing 129.1° or SE .
  • Jos has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Independence, Ks has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Jos is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Independence, Ks is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 7.6 °C (13.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 23 °C (41.4°F) less in Jos. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 281.8 mm (11.1 in) more which is equivalent to 281.8 l/m² (6.92 US gal/ft²) or 2,818,000 l/ha (301,263 US gal/ac) more. About 1 2/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 20.6° higher in Jos than in Independence, Ks.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Jos relative to Independence, Ks. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Independence, Ks vs Jos.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +21 (+38) +20 (+35) +15 (+27) +9 (+15) +3 (+5) -4 (-6) -9 (-16) -9 (-15) -2 (-3) +5 (+10) +13 (+24) +19 (+35) +7 (+12)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +20 (+36) +19 (+34) +15 (+28) +9 (+17) +4 (+7) -2 (-4) -7 (-12) -6 (-10) 0 (0) +7 (+12) +13 (+23) +18 (+32) +8 (+14)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +19 (+34) +19 (+34) +16 (+28) +10 (+19) +5 (+9) -1 (-1) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) +2 (+3) +8 (+14) +13 (+23) +17 (+30) +8 (+15)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -34 (-1) -36 (-1) -60 (-2) +2 (+0) +19 (+1) +63 (+2) +224 (+9) +194 (+8) +81 (+3) -56 (-2) -72 (-3) -42 (-2) +282 (+11)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 43' +1h 04' +0h 11' -0h 44' -1h 31' -1h 55' -1h 44' -1h 04' -0h 10' +0h 45' +1h 32' +1h 55'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +27 +26.9 +26.9 +22.9 +6.3 +0 +6 +22.8 +27.1 +27 +27.1 +27.1   +20.6

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