Vs > Brussels
Senegal flag

Dakar vs Brussels Climate & Distance Between

Belgium flag
  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Brussels, Belgium is approximately 4,464 km or 2,774 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Brussels bearing 213.9° or SW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 201.4° or SSW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Brussels has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Brussels is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 14.6 °C (26.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8.5 °C (15.3°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 372.1 mm (14.6 in) less which is equivalent to 372.1 l/m² (9.13 US gal/ft²) or 3,721,000 l/ha (397,800 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • There are 1466 more hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 4h 01' more per day or about 2 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 32.7° higher in Dakar than in Brussels.
  • Relative humidity levels are 17.6% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 10.4°C (18.8°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +20 (+36) +19 (+34) +15 (+27) +12 (+22) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +10 (+18) +16 (+29) +21 (+38) +21 (+38) +14 (+25)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +19 (+33) +18 (+32) +15 (+27) +13 (+23) +10 (+17) +11 (+19) +10 (+18) +11 (+19) +12 (+22) +17 (+31) +21 (+38) +20 (+36) +15 (+26)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +17 (+31) +17 (+31) +15 (+27) +14 (+25) +12 (+22) +13 (+23) +13 (+23) +13 (+23) +14 (+25) +18 (+32) +21 (+38) +19 (+34) +16 (+28)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -71 (-3) -58 (-2) -52 (-2) -54 (-2) -56 (-2) -47 (-2) -19 (-1) +90 (+4) +66 (+3) -35 (-1) -70 (-3) -68 (-3) -372 (-15)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -11.5 ( -37) -9.5 ( -34) -11 ( -35) -11.5 ( -38) -9.5 ( -31) -9 ( -30) -2 ( -6) +4 (+13) +3 (+10) -7 ( -23) -11.5 ( -38) -12.5 ( -40)   -88 ( -24)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +6h 17' +5h 54' +5h 54' +4h 50' +2h 32' +2h 02' +0h 58' +0h 05' +1h 56' +4h 38' +6h 30' +6h 38'   +4h 01'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 57' +1h 47' +0h 19' -1h 13' -2h 36' -3h 20' -3h 00' -1h 48' -0h 16' +1h 16' +2h 38' +3h 20'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +36 +35.9 +36 +36.1 +25 +18.7 +24.5 +35.9 +36 +35.8 +35.9 +36   +32.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -33 -26 -17 -11 -7 -9 -9 -7 -9 -16 -29 -38   -17.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +10.9 (+20) +12 (+22) +10.9 (+20) +10.2 (+18) +7.6 (+14) +8.2 (+15) +7.8 (+14) +8.8 (+16) +9.9 (+18) +13.4 (+24) +14.4 (+26) +11.1 (+20) +10.4 (+19)

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

Dakar vs Brussels 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 Brussels


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 -