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Herat vs Antsiranana Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Herat, Afghanistan and Antsiranana, Madagascar is approximately 5,355 km or 3,328 mi.
  • To reach Herat in this distance one would set out from Antsiranana bearing 14.4° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Herat bearing 17° or NNE .
  • Herat has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas Antsiranana has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Herat is in or near the warm temperate thorn steppe biome whereas Antsiranana is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 9.5 °C (17°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 23.8 °C (42.8°F) more in Herat. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 957.9 mm (37.7 in) less which is equivalent to 957.9 l/m² (23.51 US gal/ft²) or 9,579,000 l/ha (1,024,059 US gal/ac) less. About 1/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 16.3° lower in Herat than in Antsiranana.
  • Relative humidity levels are 9.8% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 11.9°C (21.5°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-38) -18 (-33) -13 (-23) -7 (-13) -1 (-1) +6 (+10) +8 (+14) +6 (+12) 2 (+3) -6 (-10) -14 (-25) -19 (-35) -6 (-11)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -23 (-42) -21 (-37) -16 (-29) -10 (-18) -3 (-6) +3 (+6) +6 (+11) +5 (+8) -1 (-2) -9 (-16) -18 (-32) -22 (-39) -9 (-16)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -26 (-46) -23 (-42) -19 (-34) -14 (-24) -8 (-15) -2 (-4) +2 (+3) 0 (0) -7 (-12) -14 (-25) -22 (-39) -24 (-44) -13 (-24)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -286 (-11) -261 (-10) -124 (-5) -23 (-1) -4 (0) -19 (-1) -19 (-1) -19 (-1) -9 (0) -16 (-1) -44 (-2) -135 (-5) -958 (-38)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 38' -1h 38' -0h 18' +1h 08' +2h 20' +2h 57' +2h 41' +1h 39' +0h 15' -1h 10' -2h 22' -2h 57'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -46.2 -41.1 -21.3 +1.9 +18.5 +25 +19 +2.3 -20.5 -41 -45.9 -46.5   -16.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +2 -4 -8 -7 -12 -21 -23 -23 -17 -8 +0 +3   -9.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -21.6 (-39) -20.5 (-37) -17 (-31) -11.2 (-20) -6.7 (-12) -4.5 (-8) -3 (-5) -4.5 (-8) -7.1 (-13) -10.8 (-19) -16.2 (-29) -19.9 (-36) -11.9 (-21)

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