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Colombo vs Abu Dhabi Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Colombo, Sri Lanka and Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates is approximately 3,318 km or 2,062 mi.
  • To reach Colombo in this distance one would set out from Abu Dhabi bearing 121.8° or ESE and follow the great circles arc to approach Colombo bearing 128.8° or SE .
  • Colombo has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Abu Dhabi has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • The mean temperature is 0.7 °C (1.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 14.8 °C (26.6°F) less in Colombo. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 2315.1 mm (91.1 in) more which is equivalent to 2315.1 l/m² (56.82 US gal/ft²) or 23,151,000 l/ha (2,474,996 US gal/ac) more. About 27 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 8.7° higher in Colombo than in Abu Dhabi.
  • Relative humidity levels are 18.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5°C (9.1°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +8 (+14) +6 (+10) +2 (+4) -2 (-4) -4 (-8) -7 (-12) -7 (-12) -5 (-8) -1 (-3) +3 (+5) +7 (+12) +1 (+1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +58 (+2) +27 (+1) +105 (+4) +246 (+10) +382 (+15) +186 (+7) +125 (+5) +114 (+4) +236 (+9) +369 (+15) +308 (+12) +159 (+6) +2315 (+91)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 58' +0h 36' +0h 06' -0h 25' -0h 52' -1h 05' -0h 59' -0h 36' -0h 05' +0h 26' +0h 52' +1h 05'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +17.5 +17.3 +17.3 +7.6 -9 -15.4 -9.5 +7.1 +17.4 +17.3 +17.5 +17.6   +8.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +6 +9 +16 +25 +30 +25 +25 +22 +19 +20 +16 +10   +18.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +9.7 (+17) +9.6 (+17) +9.1 (+16) +8 (+14) +5.5 (+10) +2 (+4) -0.3 (-1) -1.1 (-2) +0 (+0) +3.2 (+6) +6.1 (+11) +8.6 (+15) +5 (+9)

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