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Dakar vs Bechar Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Bechar, Algeria is approximately 2,425 km or 1,507 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Bechar bearing 223.2° or SW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 217.1° or SW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Bechar has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Bechar is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 3.4 °C (6.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 16.6 °C (29.9°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 331.5 mm (13.1 in) more which is equivalent to 331.5 l/m² (8.14 US gal/ft²) or 3,315,000 l/ha (354,396 US gal/ac) more. About 5 as much.
  • There are 508 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 1h 22' less per day or about 6/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 13.4° higher in Dakar than in Bechar.
  • Relative humidity levels are 37.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 16.4°C (29.5°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +6 (+11) +3 (+5) +-1 (-2) -5 (-9) -7 (-13) -10 (-18) -9 (-16) -4 (-7) +3 (+5) +8 (+14) +11 (+20) +0 (+1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+20) +8 (+15) +5 (+9) +2 (+4) -1 (-2) -3 (-6) -6 (-10) -5 (-9) -1 (-1) +6 (+10) +11 (+20) +13 (+24) +3 (+6)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +13 (+23) +11 (+20) +7 (+13) +5 (+9) +2 (+4) 0 (0) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) +2 (+4) +9 (+16) +13 (+23) +15 (+27) +6 (+11)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -8 (0) -7 (0) -6 (0) -9 (0) -6 (0) +8 (+0) +60 (+2) +163 (+6) +128 (+5) +27 (+1) -10 (0) -8 (0) +332 (+13)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -2.5 ( -8) -1.5 ( -5) -2 ( -6) -1.5 ( -5) -1.5 ( -5) +1 (+3) +8 (+26) +13 (+42) +10 (+33) +2 (+6) -2.5 ( -8) -3.5 ( -11)   +19 (+5)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 07' -0h 10' -0h 03' -0h 26' -1h 36' -3h 02' -4h 17' -4h 19' -2h 38' -0h 50' +0h 38' +0h 03'   -1h 22'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 02' +0h 38' +0h 07' -0h 26' -0h 55' -1h 09' -1h 03' -0h 38' -0h 06' +0h 27' +0h 55' +1h 09'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +16.7 +16.7 +16.7 +16.8 +5.7 -0.6 +5.3 +16.7 +16.7 +16.6 +16.6 +16.7   +13.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +12 +26 +35 +42 +49 +50 +56 +58 +51 +41 +21 +7   +37.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +13.4 (+24) +15.3 (+28) +16.1 (+29) +16.1 (+29) +16.7 (+30) +16.6 (+30) +18.9 (+34) +18.3 (+33) +16.8 (+30) +18.1 (+33) +16.5 (+30) +14 (+25) +16.4 (+30)

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