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Dakar vs Albany, New York Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Albany, New York, Usa is approximately 6,170 km or 3,834 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Albany, New York bearing 102.4° or ESE and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 132.1° or SE .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Albany, New York has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Albany, New York is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 15.8 °C (28.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 21.9 °C (39.4°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 505.6 mm (19.9 in) less which is equivalent to 505.6 l/m² (12.41 US gal/ft²) or 5,056,000 l/ha (540,520 US gal/ac) less. About 4/9 as much.
  • There are 645 more hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 1h 46' more per day or about 1 1/4 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 24.6° higher in Dakar than in Albany, New York.
  • Relative humidity levels are 8.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 16.8°C (30.3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Dakar relative to Albany, New York. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Albany, New York vs Dakar.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +26 (+47) +24 (+44) +18 (+33) +11 (+19) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) +3 (+5) +7 (+13) +13 (+24) +20 (+35) +25 (+46) +13 (+24)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +27 (+49) +26 (+46) +20 (+35) +14 (+24) +9 (+16) +7 (+12) +5 (+10) +7 (+12) +11 (+19) +17 (+30) +22 (+39) +27 (+48) +16 (+28)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +29 (+52) +27 (+49) +21 (+38) +16 (+29) +13 (+23) +10 (+19) +10 (+17) +11 (+19) +14 (+26) +20 (+37) +24 (+43) +28 (+50) +19 (+33)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -58 (-2) -57 (-2) -74 (-3) -75 (-3) -86 (-3) -82 (-3) -20 (-1) +77 (+3) +59 (+2) -35 (-1) -81 (-3) -74 (-3) -506 (-20)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -12.5 ( -40) -10.5 ( -37) -12 ( -39) -12.5 ( -42) -12.5 ( -40) -9 ( -30) -2 ( -6) +5 (+16) +3 (+10) -4 ( -13) -10.5 ( -35) -10.5 ( -34)   -88 ( -24)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +3h 54' +3h 09' +3h 27' +3h 04' +1h 36' -0h 56' -2h 29' -2h 03' +0h 22' +2h 15' +4h 46' +4h 13'   +1h 46'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 59' +1h 13' +0h 13' -0h 50' -1h 45' -2h 13' -2h 01' -1h 13' -0h 11' +0h 52' +1h 46' +2h 14'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +27.9 +27.8 +27.9 +27.9 +16.9 +10.6 +16.5 +28 +28 +27.9 +27.9 +27.9   +24.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -10 -2 +6 +15 +19 +15 +19 +22 +18 +16 +0 -13   +8.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +22.8 (+41) +23.1 (+42) +19.3 (+35) +16.2 (+29) +13 (+23) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +11.7 (+21) +14.4 (+26) +19.8 (+36) +20.2 (+36) +21.2 (+38) +16.8 (+30)

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