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Dakar vs Byrd Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Byrd, Antarctica is approximately 11,851 km or 7,365 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Byrd bearing 99.3° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 10.2° or N .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Byrd has a ice cap climate (EF).
  • The average temperature is 52.4 °C (94.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 16.2 °C (29.2°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 382.9 mm (15.1 in) more which is equivalent to 382.9 l/m² (9.4 US gal/ft²) or 3,829,000 l/ha (409,346 US gal/ac) more. About 13 3/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 62.5° higher in Dakar than in Byrd.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +36 (+64) +41 (+74) +49 (+87) +52 (+93) +56 (+101) +60 (+109) +63 (+113) +64 (+115) +64 (+116) +59 (+105) +48 (+86) +39 (+70) +52 (+94)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -4 (0) -3 (0) -2 (0) -1 (0) -4 (0) +7 (+0) +59 (+2) +164 (+6) +134 (+5) +36 (+1) -1 (0) -3 (0) +383 (+15)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -12h 46' -12h 06' -2h 11' +9h 06' +12h 40' +12h 51' +12h 46' +11h 56' +1h 51' -9h 19' -12h 41' -12h 51'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +25.5 +44.2 +65.9 +89.1 +94.7 +94.7 +94.4 +89 +66.2 +43.3 +25.1 +18.4   +62.5

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