Vs > Alice Springs, Northern Territory
Senegal flag

Dakar vs Alice Springs, Northern Territory Climate & Distance Between

Australia flag
  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia is approximately 16,729 km or 10,395 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Alice Springs, Northern Territory bearing 257.9° or WSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 292.1° or WNW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Alice Springs, Northern Territory has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Alice Springs, Northern Territory is in or near the subtropical desert scrub biome.
  • The average temperature is 3.7 °C (6.6°F) warmer.
  • 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 160.9 mm (6.3 in) more which is equivalent to 160.9 l/m² (3.95 US gal/ft²) or 1,609,000 l/ha (172,013 US gal/ac) more. About 1 2/3 as much.
  • There are 405 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 1h 06' less per day or about 8/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 6.5° higher in Dakar than in Alice Springs, Northern Territory.
  • Relative humidity levels are 42.1% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 18.4°C (33.1°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Dakar relative to Alice Springs, Northern Territory. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Alice Springs, Northern Territory vs Dakar.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-18) -10 (-18) -7 (-13) +-2 (-4) +3 (+5) +9 (+16) +11 (+20) +7 (+13) +3 (+5) +-1 (-2) +-4 (-7) -8 (-14) +-1 (-1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-13) -7 (-12) -4 (-6) +2 (+4) +8 (+14) +14 (+24) +16 (+29) +13 (+23) +9 (+15) +4 (+7) +1 (+1) -4 (-7) +4 (+7)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) 0 (0) +6 (+11) +12 (+22) +18 (+32) +21 (+38) +19 (+34) +14 (+25) +9 (+16) +5 (+9) 0 (0) +8 (+15)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -42 (-2) -33 (-1) -28 (-1) -10 (0) -14 (-1) -3 (0) +54 (+2) +157 (+6) +127 (+5) +19 (+1) -28 (-1) -39 (-2) +161 (+6)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -3.5 ( -11) -2.5 ( -9) -3 ( -10) -1.5 ( -5) -1.5 ( -5) 0 ( 0) +8 (+26) +13 (+42) +12 (+40) +2 (+6) -3.5 ( -12) -3.5 ( -11)   +16 (+4)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 15' -1h 39' +0h 27' +0h 54' +1h 36' +0h 34' -1h 32' -3h 19' -2h 44' -1h 30' -1h 36' -2h 11'   -1h 06'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 03' -1h 16' -0h 14' +0h 53' +1h 49' +2h 17' +2h 04' +1h 16' +0h 12' -0h 55' -1h 50' -2h 17'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -30.2 -12 +9.4 +32.6 +38.2 +38.4 +38.2 +33 +10.2 -12.3 -29.9 -37.7   +6.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +35 +38 +41 +41 +40 +34 +42 +51 +57 +53 +42 +32   +42.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +8.6 (+15) +9 (+16) +12.3 (+22) +15.5 (+28) +19 (+34) +22.1 (+40) +27 (+49) +27.9 (+50) +27.7 (+50) +23.1 (+42) +17.7 (+32) +10.5 (+19) +18.4 (+33)

There are so many comparison pages. Please post a link to one to help people find them:

Dakar vs Alice Springs, Northern Territory Discussion

You are welcome to incorporate your thoughts on the differences in climate or other matters such as contrasts in culture, standard of living, demographics etc.

Currently under general maintenance.

Climate Guides for Locations near Dakar

Climate Guides for Locations near Alice Springs, Northern Territory


Countries A-Z:         A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z
Bright Future Dir.

© 2009 - 2015 climatemps.com - Sitemap - Contact Us - Privacy Policy -