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Dakar vs Changsha Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Changsha, China is approximately 12,847 km or 7,983 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Changsha bearing 305.2° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 228.1° or SW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Changsha has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Changsha is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 7.2 °C (12.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 18.5 °C (33.3°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1118.1 mm (44 in) less which is equivalent to 1118.1 l/m² (27.44 US gal/ft²) or 11,181,000 l/ha (1,195,323 US gal/ac) less. About 1/4 as much.
  • There are 1491 more hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 4h 06' more per day or about 2 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 10.2° higher in Dakar than in Changsha.
  • Relative humidity levels are 15.8% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 3.5°C (6.3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +18 (+32) +16 (+29) +10 (+18) +4 (+7) +0 (0) -1 (-2) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) +1 (+2) +7 (+13) +13 (+23) +17 (+31) +6 (+12)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +17 (+31) +15 (+27) +10 (+18) +5 (+8) +1 (+2) 0 (0) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) +2 (+4) +9 (+16) +14 (+25) +17 (+30) +7 (+13)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +16 (+29) +14 (+25) +10 (+18) +5 (+9) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) 0 (0) +1 (+2) +4 (+7) +10 (+18) +15 (+27) +17 (+31) +8 (+14)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -62 (-2) -120 (-5) -122 (-5) -203 (-8) -211 (-8) -244 (-10) -58 (-2) +44 (+2) +54 (+2) -46 (-2) -84 (-3) -68 (-3) -1118 (-44)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -11.5 ( -37) -14.5 ( -51) -16 ( -52) -17.5 ( -58) -16.5 ( -53) -12 ( -40) -1 ( -3) +4 (+13) +4 (+13) -6 ( -19) -11.5 ( -38) -13.5 ( -44)   -112 ( -31)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +5h 15' +6h 49' +6h 42' +7h 40' +5h 21' +3h 46' +0h 42' -0h 52' +2h 02' +1h 44' +4h 46' +5h 19'   +4h 06'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 48' +0h 30' +0h 05' -0h 20' -0h 43' -0h 54' -0h 49' -0h 30' -0h 04' +0h 21' +0h 43' +0h 54'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +13.5 +13.6 +13.6 +13.6 +2.5 -3.9 +2 +13.3 +13.3 +13.3 +13.3 +13.5   +10.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -29 -27 -22 -17 -13 -12 -7 -1 -4 -7 -21 -29   -15.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +10.1 (+18) +8.9 (+16) +5.1 (+9) +0.8 (+1) -1.8 (-3) -2.6 (-5) -3 (-5) -1.6 (-3) +1.1 (+2) +7.2 (+13) +8.9 (+16) +9.1 (+16) +3.5 (+6)

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