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Dakar vs Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard, Norway is approximately 7,019 km or 4,361 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard bearing 220.4° or SW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 190.3° or S .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The annual average temperature is 25.7 °C (46.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.5 °C (9.9°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 19.9 mm (0.8 in) more which is equivalent to 19.9 l/m² (0.49 US gal/ft²) or 199,000 l/ha (21,274 US gal/ac) more. About 1 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 56.3° higher in Dakar than in Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard.
  • Relative humidity levels are 22% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 20.5°C (36.9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +29 (+52) +29 (+52) +29 (+52) +27 (+49) +25 (+45) +25 (+45) +23 (+41) +23 (+41) +25 (+45) +28 (+50) +29 (+52) +29 (+52) +27 (+48)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +28 (+50) +28 (+50) +28 (+50) +27 (+48) +24 (+43) +24 (+42) +23 (+41) +23 (+41) +24 (+42) +27 (+48) +28 (+50) +28 (+50) +26 (+46)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +26 (+47) +27 (+49) +27 (+49) +26 (+47) +23 (+41) +22 (+40) +22 (+40) +22 (+40) +22 (+40) +25 (+45) +27 (+49) +27 (+49) +25 (+44)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -37 (-1) -28 (-1) -33 (-1) -22 (-1) -22 (-1) -13 (-1) +37 (+1) +128 (+5) +86 (+3) -5 (0) -35 (-1) -37 (-1) +20 (+1)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -20.5 ( -66) -17.5 ( -62) -20 ( -65) -16.5 ( -55) -14.5 ( -47) -12 ( -40) -4 ( -13) -2 ( -6) -8 ( -27) -17 ( -55) -19.5 ( -65) -20.5 ( -66)   -172 ( -47)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +11h 13' +8h 00' +1h 09' -4h 47' -11h 09' -11h 08' -11h 13' -8h 00' -1h 00' +5h 01' +11h 15' +11h 08'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +59.6 +59.5 +59.7 +59.8 +48.7 +42.4 +48.2 +59.6 +59.6 +59.3 +59.5 +59.7   +56.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -32 -27 -25 -19 -15 -20 -19 -14 -14 -15 -26 -37   -21.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +19.7 (+35) +21.5 (+39) +22.2 (+40) +21.9 (+39) +20.1 (+36) +19 (+34) +18.3 (+33) +19.4 (+35) +20.3 (+37) +22.7 (+41) +21.6 (+39) +19 (+34) +20.5 (+37)

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