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Francistown vs Maseru Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Francistown, Botswana and Maseru, Lesotho is approximately 901 km or 560 mi.
  • To reach Francistown in this distance one would set out from Maseru bearing 0.1° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Francistown bearing 0.1° or N .
  • Francistown has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Maseru has a subtropical highland climate with no dry season (Cfb).
  • Francistown is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome whereas Maseru is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 6.1 °C (11°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3 °C (5.4°F) less in Francistown. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 276 mm (10.9 in) less which is equivalent to 276 l/m² (6.77 US gal/ft²) or 2,760,000 l/ha (295,062 US gal/ac) less. About 3/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 7.4° higher in Francistown than in Maseru.
  • Relative humidity levels are 0.5% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4.9°C (8.9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +6 (+11) +3 (+5) +6 (+11)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +5 (+8) +5 (+9) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +7 (+12) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +6 (+11) +5 (+8) +6 (+11)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +6 (+11) +6 (+11) +6 (+11) +7 (+13) +6 (+11) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +6 (+11) +6 (+11) +6 (+11)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -29 (-1) -9 (0) -46 (-2) -44 (-2) -22 (-1) -9 (0) -13 (-1) -14 (-1) -16 (-1) -40 (-2) -29 (-1) -5 (0) -276 (-11)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -4 ( -13) -3 ( -11) -5 ( -16) -5 ( -17) -5 ( -16) -2 ( -7) -2.5 ( -8) -2.5 ( -8) -2 ( -7) -5 ( -16) -3 ( -10) -1 ( -3)   -40 ( -11)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 30' -0h 19' -0h 03' +0h 13' +0h 27' +0h 34' +0h 31' +0h 19' +0h 03' -0h 13' -0h 27' -0h 34'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +6.8 +7.9 +8 +8.1 +8.1 +8.1 +8.1 +8.1 +8.1 +7.8 +6.3 +3.6   +7.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +4 +2 -3 -3 -9 -4 -3 -2 +1 -1 +3 +9   -0.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +5 (+9) +4.7 (+8) +3.4 (+6) +5.2 (+9) +2.2 (+4) +4.1 (+7) +4.7 (+8) +4 (+7) +5.9 (+11) +5.9 (+11) +6.5 (+12) +7.4 (+13) +4.9 (+9)

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