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Cork vs Cotonou Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Cork, Ireland and Cotonou, Benin is approximately 5,162 km or 3,208 mi.
  • To reach Cork in this distance one would set out from Cotonou bearing 350.8° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Cork bearing 345° or NNW .
  • Cork has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Cotonou has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • The mean annual temperature is 16.9 °C (30.4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.2 °C (13°F) more in Cork. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 260.3 mm (10.2 in) less which is equivalent to 260.3 l/m² (6.39 US gal/ft²) or 2,603,000 l/ha (278,278 US gal/ac) less. About 4/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 36.2° lower in Cork than in Cotonou.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-39) -23 (-41) -21 (-38) -19 (-33) -15 (-27) -10 (-18) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -10 (-19) -16 (-28) -20 (-36) -22 (-39) -16 (-29)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-39) -23 (-41) -21 (-39) -20 (-35) -16 (-29) -12 (-22) -10 (-18) -10 (-17) -12 (-22) -16 (-29) -20 (-36) -21 (-38) -17 (-30)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-39) -22 (-40) -22 (-39) -21 (-37) -18 (-32) -14 (-25) -12 (-21) -11 (-21) -14 (-24) -17 (-30) -20 (-37) -21 (-37) -18 (-32)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +110 (+4) +42 (+2) +20 (+1) -80 (-3) -126 (-5) -299 (-12) -77 (-3) +6 (+0) -5 (0) -28 (-1) +74 (+3) +102 (+4) -260 (-10)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 33' -2h 10' -0h 23' +1h 29' +3h 08' +4h 01' +3h 37' +2h 10' +0h 20' -1h 32' -3h 10' -4h 01'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -45.4 -45.2 -45.3 -34.4 -17.8 -11.4 -17.3 -34.2 -45.3 -45.2 -45.4 -45.5   -36.2

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