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Rasht vs Mahajanga/ Majunga Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Rasht, Iran and Mahajanga/ Majunga, Madagascar is approximately 5,901 km or 3,667 mi.
  • To reach Rasht in this distance one would set out from Mahajanga/ Majunga bearing 3.2° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Rasht bearing 3.9° or N .
  • Rasht has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Mahajanga/ Majunga has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Rasht is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Mahajanga/ Majunga is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 10 °C (18.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 16 °C (28.8°F) more in Rasht. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 130.5 mm (5.1 in) less which is equivalent to 130.5 l/m² (3.2 US gal/ft²) or 1,305,000 l/ha (139,513 US gal/ac) less. About 1 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 17.9° lower in Rasht than in Mahajanga/ Majunga.
  • Relative humidity levels are 27.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 3°C (5.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Rasht relative to Mahajanga/ Majunga. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Mahajanga/ Majunga vs Rasht.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -20 (-37) -20 (-37) -18 (-33) -13 (-23) -6 (-11) -1 (-1) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) -3 (-5) -9 (-16) -14 (-26) -18 (-33) -10 (-18)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -254 (-10) -267 (-11) -85 (-3) -8 (0) +45 (+2) +38 (+1) +38 (+2) +71 (+3) +140 (+6) +210 (+8) +53 (+2) -112 (-4) -131 (-5)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 04' -1h 54' -0h 21' +1h 19' +2h 43' +3h 26' +3h 07' +1h 54' +0h 18' -1h 22' -2h 45' -3h 26'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -52.2 -41.8 -21.1 +2.1 +18.8 +25.2 +19.2 +2.6 -20.3 -42 -51.9 -52.9   -17.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +15 +13 +20 +25 +30 +28 +30 +37 +41 +41 +28 +19   +27.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -16.7 (-30) -17.2 (-31) -13.5 (-24) -6.5 (-12) +1.8 (+3) +6.9 (+12) +10 (+18) +11.2 (+20) +8.1 (+15) +1.4 (+3) -7.4 (-13) -13.6 (-24) -3 (-5)

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