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Kinshasa vs Recife Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kinshasa, Democratic Republic Of The Congo and Recife, Brazil is approximately 5,577 km or 3,466 mi.
  • To reach Kinshasa in this distance one would set out from Recife bearing 89° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Kinshasa bearing 83.2° or E .
  • Kinshasa has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Recife has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am).
  • The annual mean temperature is 0.3 °C (0.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.8 °C (3.2°F) more in Kinshasa. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 975.9 mm (38.4 in) less which is equivalent to 975.9 l/m² (23.95 US gal/ft²) or 9,759,000 l/ha (1,043,302 US gal/ac) less. About 3/5 as much.
  • There are 917 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Kinshasa. In whichever way circa 2h 30' less per day or about 2/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.8° higher in Kinshasa than in Recife.
  • Relative humidity levels are 0.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 0.2°C (0.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (0) 1 (+1) 1 (+2) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) -1 (-1) 0 (-1) 1 (+1) +2 (+3) 1 (+2) 0 (0) 0 (0) 1 (+1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) 0 (0) -1 (-1) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) 0 (-1) +0 (+1) 0 (0) 0 (-1) 0 (-1) 0 (-1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-3) -1 (-1) -2 (-3) -1 (-1) +0 (+0) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -2 (-3) -1 (-1) 0 (-1) -1 (-2) 0 (0) -1 (-2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +60 (+2) +21 (+1) -44 (-2) -88 (-3) -187 (-7) -381 (-15) -381 (-15) -212 (-8) -74 (-3) +32 (+1) +199 (+8) +78 (+3) -976 (-38)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +2 (+6) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0) -9 ( -29) -20 ( -67) -22 ( -71) -18 ( -58) -5 ( -17) +2 (+6) +9 (+30) +8 (+26)   -53 ( -14)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 42' -2h 07' -2h 36' -2h 48' -1h 36' +0h 06' -1h 54' -1h 36' -2h 06' -4h 23' -4h 24' -3h 54'   -2h 30'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 11' -0h 07' -0h 01' +0h 04' +0h 10' +0h 12' +0h 11' +0h 07' +0h 01' -0h 05' -0h 10' -0h 12'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -3.6 -2.9 +3.6 +3.7 +3.7 +3.7 +3.6 +3.6 +3.5 -2.7 -3.5 -3.7   +0.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +10 +5 +1 -2 -3 -4 -6 -11 -4 +3 +9 +8   +0.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) -0.3 (-1) +0.2 (+0) +0.7 (+1) -1.7 (-3) -3.1 (-6) -2.6 (-5) -0.5 (-1) +0.6 (+1) +1.5 (+3) +1.4 (+3) -0.2 (0)

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