> > Sudan > Khartoum

Sudan flag

Khartoum Climate & Temperature

  • Khartoum, Sudan is at 15°36'N, 32°32'E, 380 m (1247 ft). See map.
  • Khartoum has a subtropical desert / low-latitude arid hot climate (Köppen-Geiger classification: BWh)
  • According to the Holdridge life zones system of bioclimatic classification Khartoum is situated in or near the tropical desert scrub biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 29.9 degrees Celsius (85.8 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11.3 °C (20.3°F). This indicates that the continentality type is oceanic, subtype truly oceanic. Khartoum Climate Graph
  • Total annual Precipitation averages 162.2 mm (6.4 inches) which is equivalent to 162.2 Litres/m² (3.98 Gallons/ft²).
  • On average there are 3664 hours of sunshine per year. Visit the sunshine and daylight section to check monthly details including how high in the sky the sun reaches each month.
  • Were you to burrow down through the centre of the Earth from Khartoum you would pop up nearest to the climate station at Takaroa, French Polynesia where you would find a Tropical wet climate.

Khartoum Climate Table

  Climate Variable Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
 
Average Max Temperature °C ( °F) 32 (90) 34 (93) 37 (99) 40 (104) 42 (108) 42 (108) 38 (100) 36 (97) 38 (100) 40 (104) 36 (97) 33 (91) 37 (99)
 
Average Temperature °C ( °F) 23 (74) 25 (77) 29 (84) 32 (89) 35 (94) 34 (94) 32 (90) 32 (89) 33 (91) 32 (90) 28 (83) 25 (76) 30 (86)
 
Average Min Temperature °C ( °F) 16 (61) 17 (63) 19 (66) 23 (73) 26 (79) 27 (81) 26 (79) 25 (77) 25 (77) 25 (77) 21 (70) 17 (63) 22 (72)
 
Average Precipitation mm (in) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 4 (0) 5 (0) 46 (2) 75 (3) 25 (1) 5 (0) 1 (0) 0 (0) 162 (6)
Number of Wet Days (probability of rain on a day %) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0.5 (2) 1 (3) 1 (3) 5 (16) 7 (23) 3 (10) 1 (3) 0.5 (2) 0 (0) 19 (5)
Average Sunlight Hours/ Day 10h 36' 11h 04' 10h 23' 10h 42' 10h 00' 9h 48' 8h 23' 8h 36' 9h 18' 10h 17' 10h 48' 10h 30' 10h 01'
Average Daylight Hours/ Day 11h 18' 11h 36' 12h 01' 12h 28' 12h 50' 13h 01' 12h 56' 12h 37' 12h 11' 11h 45' 11h 22' 11h 12' 12h 00'
Percentage of Sunny (Cloudy) Daylight Hours 95 (5) 96 (4) 87 (13) 87 (13) 79 (21) 76 (24) 65 (35) 69 (31) 77 (23) 88 (12) 96 (4) 95 (5) 84 (16)
Sun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°). 54.4 63.7 74.6 86.3 85.3 82.2 84.9 86.4 75 63.4 54.3 51 71.8

Get Greater Insight into Khartoums Climate

Climatemps.com contains over 12 and a half million climate comparison reports ready to view now. Colour coded comparison tables highlight differences and similarities in the data so you can better understand the nuances. Select the first letter of a location (for example one you know well) to discover the greater insight analysing Khartoums climate relative to these others facilitates:

Homepage


Go up