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Dakar vs Abu Dhabi Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates is approximately 7,558 km or 4,697 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Abu Dhabi bearing 276.7° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 249.2° or WSW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Abu Dhabi has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Abu Dhabi is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The average temperature is 2.4 °C (4.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10 °C (18°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 324 mm (12.8 in) more which is equivalent to 324 l/m² (7.95 US gal/ft²) or 3,240,000 l/ha (346,378 US gal/ac) more. About 4 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 6.4° higher in Dakar than in Abu Dhabi.
  • Relative humidity levels are 4.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.1°C (1.9°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+6) +2 (+4) -1 (-2) -5 (-8) -7 (-13) -6 (-11) -7 (-12) -7 (-12) -5 (-9) -1 (-3) +2 (+4) +4 (+6) -2 (-4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -2 (0) -41 (-2) -25 (-1) -7 (0) +1 (+0) +10 (+0) +61 (+2) +165 (+6) +134 (+5) +37 (+1) -1 (0) -9 (0) +324 (+13)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 33' +0h 21' +0h 03' -0h 14' -0h 30' -0h 37' -0h 34' -0h 21' -0h 03' +0h 15' +0h 30' +0h 37'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +9.7 +9.7 +9.7 +9.8 -1.3 -7.6 -1.7 +9.6 +9.6 +9.5 +9.6 +9.7   +6.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -14 -7 +1 +11 +18 +12 +15 +17 +14 +9 -5 -16   +4.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -0.5 (-1) +0.2 (+0) -0.7 (-1) -1.5 (-3) -2.2 (-4) -2.6 (-5) -2.5 (-5) -2.2 (-4) -1.5 (-3) +0.8 (+1) +0.6 (+1) -0.7 (-1) -1.1 (-2)

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