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Des Moines, Iowa vs Abidjan Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Des Moines, Iowa, Usa and Abidjan, Ivory Coast is approximately 9,597 km or 5,964 mi.
  • To reach Des Moines, Iowa in this distance one would set out from Abidjan bearing 311.4° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Des Moines, Iowa bearing 266.3° or W .
  • Des Moines, Iowa has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa) whereas Abidjan has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Des Moines, Iowa is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Abidjan is in or near the tropical moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 16.7 °C (30°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 28.4 °C (51.1°F) more in Des Moines, Iowa. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1006.3 mm (39.6 in) less which is equivalent to 1006.3 l/m (24.7 US gal/ft) or 10,063,000 l/ha (1,075,801 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • There are 603 more hours of sunlight per year in Des Moines, Iowa. In whichever way circa 1h 38' more per day or about 1 2/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 25.9° lower in Des Moines, Iowa than in Abidjan.
  • Relative humidity levels are 15.8% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 19.4°C (34.9°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Des Moines, Iowa relative to Abidjan. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Abidjan vs Des Moines, Iowa.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -33 (-59) -30 (-54) -23 (-41) -15 (-26) -8 (-14) -1 (-1) +3 (+5) 2 (+4) -3 (-6) -11 (-20) -22 (-39) -30 (-54) -14 (-25)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -34 (-61) -32 (-57) -25 (-45) -17 (-31) -10 (-18) -4 (-7) +0 (+0) -1 (-2) -7 (-13) -15 (-27) -24 (-42) -31 (-56) -17 (-30)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -35 (-64) -34 (-61) -27 (-49) -21 (-37) -14 (-25) -8 (-14) -4 (-7) -5 (-8) -10 (-18) -18 (-32) -26 (-46) -33 (-59) -19 (-35)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +8 (+0) -21 (-1) -48 (-2) -56 (-2) -201 (-8) -449 (-18) -110 (-4) +70 (+3) +9 (+0) -71 (-3) -98 (-4) -42 (-2) -1006 (-40)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +5 (+16) +3 (+11) +3 (+10) +1 (+3) -5 ( -16) -8 ( -27) -2 ( -6) +3 (+10) -1 ( -3) -6 ( -19) -7 ( -23) 0 ( 0)   -14 ( -4)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -1h 21' -1h 39' -0h 56' +0h 52' +2h 27' +6h 22' +6h 48' +5h 44' +4h 16' +1h 03' -1h 44' -2h 15'   +1h 38'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 22' -1h 27' -0h 16' +1h 00' +2h 05' +2h 39' +2h 24' +1h 27' +0h 13' -1h 02' -2h 07' -2h 39'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -36.2 -35.9 -35.9 -22.8 -6.3 +0.1 -6 -22.8 -36.1 -36 -36.2 -36.2   -25.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -1 -2 -8 -18 -21 -25 -26 -22 -27 -26 -11 -3   -15.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -32.3 (-58) -30.4 (-55) -25.1 (-45) -20.7 (-37) -14.7 (-26) -9.3 (-17) -6.2 (-11) -6.3 (-11) -13.2 (-24) -20.2 (-36) -24.5 (-44) -30 (-54) -19.4 (-35)

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