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Dakar vs Beirut Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Beirut, Lebanon is approximately 5,704 km or 3,545 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Beirut bearing 261.7° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 238.2° or WSW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Beirut has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • The annual mean temperature is 4.4 °C (8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.8 °C (12.2°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 412.6 mm (16.2 in) less which is equivalent to 412.6 l/m² (10.13 US gal/ft²) or 4,126,000 l/ha (441,097 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • There are 111 more hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 0h 19' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 15.7° higher in Dakar than in Beirut.
  • Relative humidity levels are 3.5% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 3.4°C (6°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +0 (0) +1 (+2) +3 (+5) +6 (+11) +7 (+13) +4 (+6)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +6 (+10) +4 (+6) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) +2 (+3) +4 (+8) +7 (+13) +8 (+15) +4 (+8)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +5 (+9) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +5 (+8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -189 (-7) -132 (-5) -111 (-4) -46 (-2) -14 (-1) +9 (+0) +60 (+2) +164 (+6) +132 (+5) -23 (-1) -100 (-4) -163 (-6) -413 (-16)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -15.5 ( -50) -11.5 ( -41) -12 ( -39) -5.5 ( -18) -2.5 ( -8) +1 (+3) +9 (+29) +15 (+48) +11 (+37) 0 ( 0) -8.5 ( -28) -13.5 ( -44)   -33 ( -9)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +3h 48' +3h 34' +3h 34' +2h 00' -0h 23' -3h 02' -4h 15' -4h 17' -2h 20' +0h 17' +1h 50' +3h 03'   +0h 19'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 12' +0h 44' +0h 08' -0h 31' -1h 04' -1h 21' -1h 13' -0h 44' -0h 07' +0h 32' +1h 05' +1h 21'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +19 +19 +19.1 +19.1 +8 +1.7 +7.5 +18.9 +19 +18.9 +18.9 +19   +15.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -14 -8 -4 -2 -1 -2 -2 +2 +6 +4 -5 -16   -3.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +3.9 (+7) +5 (+9) +4.6 (+8) +2.9 (+5) +1.9 (+3) +2 (+4) +1.3 (+2) +1.3 (+2) +2.8 (+5) +5 (+9) +5.7 (+10) +3.9 (+7) +3.4 (+6)

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