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Pretoria vs Eldoret Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Pretoria, South Africa and Eldoret, Kenya is approximately 3,018 km or 1,875 mi.
  • To reach Pretoria in this distance one would set out from Eldoret bearing 194.1° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Pretoria bearing 195.7° or SSW .
  • Pretoria has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas Eldoret has a subtropical highland climate with no dry season (Cfb).
  • Pretoria is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome whereas Eldoret is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 0.7 °C (1.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.5 °C (13.5°F) more in Pretoria. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 586 mm (23.1 in) less which is equivalent to 586 l/m² (14.38 US gal/ft²) or 5,860,000 l/ha (626,473 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • There are 422 more hours of sunlight per year in Pretoria. In whichever way circa 1h 08' more per day or about 1 1/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 11.3° lower in Pretoria than in Eldoret.
  • Relative humidity levels are 12.9% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4.4°C (7.8°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +0 (0) -1 (-2) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -2 (-4) 0 (0) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +0 (+1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+8) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) 0 (0) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) -4 (-7) -2 (-3) +1 (+2) +3 (+5) +4 (+6) +5 (+9) +1 (+1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +4 (+7) +1 (+2) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -3 (-5) 0 (0) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +6 (+11) +1 (+2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +106 (+4) +36 (+1) +22 (+1) -96 (-4) -111 (-4) -97 (-4) -169 (-7) -191 (-8) -67 (-3) -41 (-2) -40 (-2) +62 (+2) -586 (-23)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +7 (+23) +5 (+18) +2 (+6) -10 ( -33) -12 ( -39) -12 ( -40) -18 ( -58) -20 ( -65) -8 ( -27) -2 ( -6) +2 (+7) +5 (+16)   -61 ( -17)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 36' -1h 10' -0h 54' +0h 36' +1h 48' +1h 36' +3h 29' +4h 05' +1h 48' +1h 05' +1h 36' +0h 17'   +1h 08'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 26' +0h 53' +0h 09' -0h 37' -1h 16' -1h 36' -1h 27' -0h 54' -0h 08' +0h 38' +1h 17' +1h 36'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +14.2 -4.1 -24.3 -26.2 -26.2 -26.3 -26.2 -26.2 -24.7 -3.5 +14 +21.5   -11.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +32 +35 +33 +19 +11 +5 -6 -13 -4 +7 +14 +21   +12.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +13.7 (+25) +14.2 (+26) +11.4 (+21) +5 (+9) -0.9 (-2) -3.3 (-6) -5.2 (-9) -4.8 (-9) -0.3 (-1) +4.8 (+9) +7.2 (+13) +10.5 (+19) +4.4 (+8)

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