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Damascus vs Tamanrasset Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Damascus, Syria and Tamanrasset, Algeria is approximately 3,253 km or 2,021 mi.
  • To reach Damascus in this distance one would set out from Tamanrasset bearing 61.9° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Damascus bearing 76.8° or ENE .
  • Damascus has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas Tamanrasset has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Damascus is in or near the subtropical desert scrub biome whereas Tamanrasset is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 4.3 °C (7.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.8 °C (6.8°F) more in Damascus. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 160.4 mm (6.3 in) more which is equivalent to 160.4 l/m (3.94 US gal/ft) or 1,604,000 l/ha (171,478 US gal/ac) more. About 4 3/4 as much.
  • There are 251 more hours of sunlight per year in Damascus. In whichever way circa 0h 40' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 10.4° lower in Damascus than in Tamanrasset.
  • Relative humidity levels are 27.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6.9°C (12.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-16) -9 (-16) -8 (-15) -6 (-11) -3 (-6) -2 (-3) 2 (+3) 2 (+3) -1 (-1) -2 (-4) -5 (-9) -7 (-13) -4 (-7)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-10) -6 (-12) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -4 (-7) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -4 (-6) -5 (-10) -4 (-8)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -5 (-8) -6 (-10) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -4 (-8) -5 (-8) -4 (-8) -4 (-6) -3 (-6) -2 (-4) -4 (-8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +43 (+2) +32 (+1) +24 (+1) +13 (+1) -1 (0) -4 (0) -5 (0) -6 (0) -8 (0) +8 (+0) +25 (+1) +38 (+2) +160 (+6)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +9 (+29) +7 (+25) +6 (+19) +3 (+10) +2 (+6) -2 ( -7) -2 ( -6) -2 ( -6) -3 ( -10) -1 ( -3) +5 (+17) +7 (+23)   +29 (+8)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -3h 25' -2h 26' -1h 25' +0h 10' +1h 42' +4h 02' +3h 29' +3h 00' +2h 38' +1h 42' +0h 18' -1h 38'   +0h 40'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 42' -0h 26' -0h 04' +0h 18' +0h 37' +0h 47' +0h 43' +0h 26' +0h 04' -0h 18' -0h 38' -0h 48'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -10.6 -10.6 -10.6 -10.6 -10.5 -9.2 -10.2 -10.5 -10.6 -10.5 -10.5 -10.6   -10.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +48 +42 +37 +27 +20 +16 +16 +16 +18 +16 +32 +45   +27.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) +8.7 (+16) +8 (+14) +8.5 (+15) +6.9 (+12) +5.9 (+11) +5.3 (+10) +7.1 (+13) +6.5 (+12) +6.2 (+11) +4 (+7) +7.3 (+13) +8 (+14) +6.9 (+12)

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