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Dakar vs Amsterdam Island Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Amsterdam Island, French Southern Lands is approximately 11,443 km or 7,111 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Amsterdam Island bearing 278.8° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 306.1° or NW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Amsterdam Island has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • The mean annual temperature is 10.5 °C (19°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.6 °C (1.1°F) more in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 706.1 mm (27.8 in) less which is equivalent to 706.1 l/m² (17.33 US gal/ft²) or 7,061,000 l/ha (754,868 US gal/ac) less. About 3/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 20.4° higher in Dakar than in Amsterdam Island.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+10) +5 (+9) +6 (+11) +8 (+14) +11 (+19) +15 (+27) +17 (+30) +17 (+30) +16 (+29) +15 (+28) +13 (+24) +9 (+16) +11 (+21)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+8) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +7 (+12) +10 (+17) +14 (+25) +16 (+29) +16 (+30) +15 (+28) +15 (+26) +13 (+23) +8 (+14) +11 (+19)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +3 (+6) +5 (+9) +9 (+16) +13 (+24) +16 (+28) +16 (+29) +15 (+26) +14 (+25) +12 (+21) +7 (+12) +10 (+17)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -94 (-4) -77 (-3) -82 (-3) -102 (-4) -109 (-4) -103 (-4) -44 (-2) +70 (+3) +51 (+2) -48 (-2) -89 (-4) -81 (-3) -706 (-28)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 03' -1h 54' -0h 20' +1h 19' +2h 43' +3h 25' +3h 06' +1h 54' +0h 18' -1h 21' -2h 45' -3h 25'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -16.6 +2 +23.6 +46.8 +52.4 +52.5 +52.4 +47.1 +24.3 +1.5 -16.7 -23.8   +20.4

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