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Dakar vs Chongqing Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Chongqing, China is approximately 12,259 km or 7,618 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Chongqing bearing 301.3° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 230.2° or SW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Chongqing has a humid subtropical climate with dry winters (Cwa).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Chongqing is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 5.7 °C (10.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 14.5 °C (26.1°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 677.1 mm (26.7 in) less which is equivalent to 677.1 l/m² (16.62 US gal/ft²) or 6,771,000 l/ha (723,865 US gal/ac) less. About 3/8 as much.
  • There are 1758 more hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 4h 49' more per day or about 2 1/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 11.4° higher in Dakar than in Chongqing.
  • Relative humidity levels are 16.9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.8°C (3.3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +16 (+29) +12 (+22) +7 (+13) +2 (+4) -1 (-2) +0 (0) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) +2 (+4) +8 (+14) +13 (+23) +14 (+25) +5 (+10)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +13 (+23) +11 (+20) +7 (+13) +3 (+5) 0 (0) +1 (+2) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) +3 (+5) +8 (+14) +12 (+22) +14 (+24) +6 (+10)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +10 (+18) +6 (+11) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) 0 (0) +2 (+4) +8 (+14) +11 (+20) +12 (+22) +6 (+10)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -15 (-1) -20 (-1) -38 (-1) -97 (-4) -145 (-6) -172 (-7) -82 (-3) +45 (+2) -14 (-1) -72 (-3) -48 (-2) -21 (-1) -677 (-27)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -6.5 ( -21) -7.5 ( -27) -10 ( -32) -11.5 ( -38) -13.5 ( -44) -13 ( -43) -1 ( -3) +6 (+19) 0 ( 0) -11 ( -35) -10.5 ( -35) -7.5 ( -24)   -86 ( -24)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +6h 29' +6h 39' +7h 07' +6h 24' +5h 07' +4h 18' +0h 13' -0h 40' +3h 10' +6h 09' +6h 56' +6h 03'   +4h 49'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 53' +0h 33' +0h 06' -0h 23' -0h 47' -1h 00' -0h 54' -0h 33' -0h 05' +0h 23' +0h 48' +1h 00'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +14.8 +14.8 +14.8 +14.9 +3.8 -2.6 +3.2 +14.6 +14.6 +14.5 +14.6 +14.7   +11.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -28 -23 -18 -14 -12 -14 -9 -2 -7 -15 -26 -34   -16.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +6.3 (+11) +5.7 (+10) +2.9 (+5) -0.6 (-1) -2.6 (-5) -2 (-4) -3.4 (-6) -1.9 (-3) +1.5 (+3) +4.7 (+8) +6 (+11) +5.3 (+10) +1.8 (+3)

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