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Salalah, Dhofar vs Abu Dhabi Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Salalah, Dhofar, Oman and Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates is approximately 824 km or 512 mi.
  • To reach Salalah, Dhofar in this distance one would set out from Abu Dhabi bearing 184.1° or S and follow the great circles arc to approach Salalah, Dhofar bearing 183.9° or S .
  • Both have a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Both are in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 0.7 °C (1.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10.4 °C (18.7°F) less in Salalah, Dhofar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 42.1 mm (1.7 in) more which is equivalent to 42.1 l/m² (1.03 US gal/ft²) or 421,000 l/ha (45,008 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 5.3° higher in Salalah, Dhofar than in Abu Dhabi.
  • Relative humidity levels are 7.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1°C (1.8°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Salalah, Dhofar relative to Abu Dhabi. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Abu Dhabi vs Salalah, Dhofar.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+9) +5 (+8) +4 (+6) +2 (+3) -1 (-3) -3 (-6) -8 (-14) -9 (-17) -6 (-11) -2 (-4) +2 (+3) +4 (+7) -1 (-1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -2 (0) -35 (-1) -19 (-1) +13 (+0) +17 (+1) +11 (+0) +25 (+1) +24 (+1) +4 (+0) +4 (+0) +8 (+0) -8 (0) +42 (+2)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 26' +0h 16' +0h 02' -0h 11' -0h 23' -0h 29' -0h 26' -0h 16' -0h 02' +0h 11' +0h 23' +0h 29'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +7.4 +7.3 +7.3 +7.4 +1 -5.3 +0.5 +7.4 +7.4 +7.3 +7.4 +7.4   +5.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -19 -9 +0 +12 +23 +23 +33 +32 +20 +4 -11 -18   +7.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -0.2 (0) +2.3 (+4) +3.3 (+6) +4.6 (+8) +4.7 (+8) +2.7 (+5) +0.1 (+0) -1.5 (-3) -0.9 (-2) -1 (-2) -1.1 (-2) -0.9 (-2) +1 (+2)

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