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Balkhash vs Lodwar Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Balkhash, Kazakhstan and Lodwar, Kenya is approximately 6,165 km or 3,831 mi.
  • To reach Balkhash in this distance one would set out from Lodwar bearing 31.7° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Balkhash bearing 50.3° or NE .
  • Balkhash has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas Lodwar has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Balkhash is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome whereas Lodwar is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 24.4 °C (43.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 38.3 °C (68.9°F) more in Balkhash. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 90.7 mm (3.6 in) less which is equivalent to 90.7 l/m² (2.23 US gal/ft²) or 907,000 l/ha (96,964 US gal/ac) less. About 4/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 31.5° lower in Balkhash than in Lodwar.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -45 (-80) -43 (-77) -36 (-65) -24 (-42) -14 (-25) -8 (-15) -4 (-8) -7 (-12) -15 (-26) -23 (-42) -34 (-61) -41 (-73) -24 (-44)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +1 (+0) -2 (0) -9 (0) -47 (-2) -12 (0) +11 (+0) -9 (0) +0 (+0) -1 (0) -2 (0) -19 (-1) -2 (0) -91 (-4)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 03' -1h 52' -0h 20' +1h 17' +2h 41' +3h 25' +3h 06' +1h 52' +0h 17' -1h 20' -2h 43' -3h 25'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -43.6 -43.5 -43.3 -26.2 -9.6 -3.2 -9.1 -25.8 -43.2 -43.3 -43.5 -43.8   -31.5

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