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Jos vs Socotra Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Jos, Nigeria and Socotra, Yemen is approximately 4,910 km or 3,051 mi.
  • To reach Jos in this distance one would set out from Socotra bearing 271.2° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Jos bearing 262° or W .
  • Jos has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Socotra has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • The average temperature is 5.3 °C (9.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.8 °C (3.2°F) less in Jos. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1119.8 mm (44.1 in) more which is equivalent to 1119.8 l/m² (27.48 US gal/ft²) or 11,198,000 l/ha (1,197,141 US gal/ac) more. About 6 3/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.9° higher in Jos than in Socotra.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-1) 1 (+1) 0 (+1) -2 (-3) -6 (-10) -6 (-12) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -6 (-11) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) -1 (-1) -3 (-6)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-8) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -3 (-6) -7 (-13) -8 (-15) -8 (-14) -9 (-15) -7 (-13) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) -5 (-10)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (-15) -6 (-11) -4 (-8) -5 (-8) -9 (-16) -10 (-18) -8 (-15) -10 (-17) -8 (-15) -5 (-10) -7 (-13) -9 (-16) -7 (-13)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -3 (0) 0 (0) +20 (+1) +93 (+4) +157 (+6) +168 (+7) +304 (+12) +290 (+11) +195 (+8) +28 (+1) -51 (-2) -81 (-3) +1120 (+44)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 08' +0h 05' +0h 01' -0h 03' -0h 07' -0h 09' -0h 08' -0h 05' -0h 00' +0h 03' +0h 07' +0h 09'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +2.8 +2.8 +2.8 -1.3 -2.8 -2.8 -2.7 -1.3 +2.7 +2.6 +2.7 +2.8   +0.9

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