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Baghdad vs Lagos Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Baghdad, Iraq and Lagos, Nigeria is approximately 5,148 km or 3,199 mi.
  • To reach Baghdad in this distance one would set out from Lagos bearing 49.2° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Baghdad bearing 64.1° or ENE .
  • Baghdad has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Lagos has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Baghdad is in or near the subtropical desert biome whereas Lagos is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 4 °C (7.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 21.1 °C (38°F) more in Baghdad. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1350.6 mm (53.2 in) less which is equivalent to 1350.6 l/m² (33.15 US gal/ft²) or 13,506,000 l/ha (1,443,881 US gal/ac) less. About 1/9 as much.
  • There are 1359 more hours of sunlight per year in Baghdad. In whichever way circa 3h 42' more per day or about 1 5/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 17.5° lower in Baghdad than in Lagos.
  • Relative humidity levels are 42.4% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 16.3°C (29.4°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -16 (-29) -14 (-26) -11 (-20) -3 (-6) +5 (+9) +12 (+21) +15 (+27) +16 (+28) +11 (+20) 4 (+7) -6 (-12) -14 (-25) 0 (0)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -17 (-31) -16 (-29) -13 (-23) -6 (-11) +1 (+2) +6 (+12) +9 (+16) +9 (+17) +5 (+9) -1 (-2) -9 (-17) -16 (-28) -4 (-7)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -18 (-33) -18 (-32) -15 (-27) -9 (-16) -3 (-6) +1 (+2) +3 (+5) +3 (+6) -1 (-2) -6 (-12) -12 (-22) -18 (-32) -8 (-14)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +13 (+1) -13 (0) -56 (-2) -129 (-5) -195 (-8) -316 (-12) -243 (-10) -122 (-5) -160 (-6) -122 (-5) -19 (-1) +11 (+0) -1351 (-53)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +3 (+10) +2 (+7) -1 ( -3) -5 ( -17) -12 ( -39) -20 ( -67) -15 ( -48) -11 ( -35) -16 ( -53) -14 ( -45) -2 ( -7) +4 (+13)   -87 ( -24)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 17' +0h 29' +1h 32' +2h 20' +4h 03' +7h 36' +8h 13' +8h 25' +7h 26' +3h 54' +0h 30' -0h 21'   +3h 42'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 35' -0h 59' -0h 10' +0h 41' +1h 24' +1h 47' +1h 37' +0h 59' +0h 09' -0h 42' -1h 25' -1h 47'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -26.6 -26.5 -26.5 -16 +0.6 +7.1 +1 -15.7 -26.4 -26.3 -26.4 -26.6   -17.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -12 -20 -27 -38 -55 -67 -66 -64 -62 -54 -31 -12   -42.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -19.2 (-35) -19.7 (-35) -18.7 (-34) -15.5 (-28) -15.5 (-28) -16.5 (-30) -13.8 (-25) -12.8 (-23) -14.6 (-26) -16.1 (-29) -15.9 (-29) -17.6 (-32) -16.3 (-29)

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