Bitam

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For the village in Iran, see Bitam, Iran.
Bitam
Bitam is located in Gabon
Bitam
Bitam
Location in Gabon
Coordinates: 02°05′00″N 11°29′00″E / 2.08333°N 11.48333°E / 2.08333; 11.48333Coordinates: 02°05′00″N 11°29′00″E / 2.08333°N 11.48333°E / 2.08333; 11.48333
Country Flag of Gabon.svg Gabon
Province Woleu-Ntem Province
Department Ntem Department
Population (1993)
 • Total 7,473

Bitam is a town in northern Gabon on the N2 road on the border with Cameroon.[citation needed]. Population 7,473 (1993) [1]

It is home to a large market, an airport and a small museum.[citation needed]

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Bitam (1961–1990, extremes 1946–present)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 38.5
(101.3)
40.5
(104.9)
37.0
(98.6)
38.0
(100.4)
38.4
(101.1)
38.5
(101.3)
32.3
(90.1)
38.0
(100.4)
33.1
(91.6)
36.0
(96.8)
35.5
(95.9)
35.0
(95)
40.5
(104.9)
Average high °C (°F) 28.4
(83.1)
30.3
(86.5)
30.4
(86.7)
30.3
(86.5)
29.6
(85.3)
28.3
(82.9)
26.9
(80.4)
26.9
(80.4)
28.4
(83.1)
28.7
(83.7)
28.8
(83.8)
28.7
(83.7)
28.8
(83.8)
Daily mean °C (°F) 24.2
(75.6)
25.2
(77.4)
25.2
(77.4)
25.2
(77.4)
24.9
(76.8)
24.3
(75.7)
23.4
(74.1)
23.2
(73.8)
24.1
(75.4)
24.3
(75.7)
24.3
(75.7)
24.3
(75.7)
24.4
(75.9)
Average low °C (°F) 20.0
(68)
20.1
(68.2)
20.0
(68)
20.1
(68.2)
20.2
(68.4)
20.2
(68.4)
19.9
(67.8)
19.4
(66.9)
19.8
(67.6)
19.8
(67.6)
19.7
(67.5)
19.9
(67.8)
19.9
(67.8)
Record low °C (°F) 14.0
(57.2)
13.2
(55.8)
12.0
(53.6)
14.4
(57.9)
16.0
(60.8)
15.5
(59.9)
13.5
(56.3)
14.8
(58.6)
16.2
(61.2)
17.0
(62.6)
13.5
(56.3)
14.5
(58.1)
12.0
(53.6)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 42.5
(1.673)
72.6
(2.858)
175.3
(6.902)
119.2
(4.693)
207.2
(8.157)
131.8
(5.189)
48.0
(1.89)
63.9
(2.516)
228.6
(9)
282.2
(11.11)
175.2
(6.898)
59.7
(2.35)
1,606.2
(63.236)
Average precipitation days 3.8 6.8 12.5 14.4 16.1 11.1 6.4 7.5 17.8 21.3 14.8 6.1 138.6
Average relative humidity (%) 80 78 79 81 82 83 85 84 82 83 83 83 82
Mean monthly sunshine hours 119.8 120.9 127.9 136.9 135.9 111.0 84.0 66.3 93.0 113.8 119.9 116.6 1,346
Source #1: NOAA[2]
Source #2: Meteo Climat (record highs and lows)[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ www.citypopulation.de, Retrieved on June 12, 2008
  2. ^ "Bitam Climate Normals 1961–1990". National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Retrieved March 8, 2015. 
  3. ^ "Station Bitam" (in French). Meteo Climat. Retrieved 11 June 2016. 

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