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Dakar vs Cork Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Cork, Ireland is approximately 4,210 km or 2,616 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Cork bearing 194.3° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 189.1° or S .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Cork has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Cork is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 14 °C (25.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4 °C (7.2°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 635.1 mm (25 in) less which is equivalent to 635.1 l/m² (15.59 US gal/ft²) or 6,351,000 l/ha (678,964 US gal/ac) less. About 2/5 as much.
  • There are 1634 more hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 4h 28' more per day or about 2 1/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 33.8° higher in Dakar than in Cork.
  • Relative humidity levels are 19.2% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 9.6°C (17.2°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +16 (+29) +16 (+29) +14 (+25) +12 (+22) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +12 (+22) +16 (+29) +18 (+32) +18 (+32) +14 (+24)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +16 (+28) +15 (+27) +14 (+24) +13 (+23) +12 (+21) +12 (+21) +12 (+21) +12 (+21) +13 (+23) +17 (+30) +19 (+33) +18 (+32) +14 (+25)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+27) +14 (+25) +13 (+23) +13 (+23) +13 (+23) +13 (+23) +13 (+23) +13 (+23) +14 (+25) +17 (+31) +19 (+34) +17 (+31) +15 (+26)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -117 (-5) -78 (-3) -94 (-4) -57 (-2) -70 (-3) -47 (-2) -10 (0) +94 (+4) +40 (+2) -62 (-2) -114 (-4) -122 (-5) -635 (-25)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -14.5 ( -47) -10.5 ( -37) -12 ( -39) -10.5 ( -35) -10.5 ( -34) -8 ( -27) -2 ( -6) +4 (+13) +1 (+3) -7 ( -23) -13.5 ( -45) -15.5 ( -50)   -99 ( -27)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +6h 09' +6h 07' +6h 27' +5h 04' +3h 19' +2h 18' +2h 05' +1h 23' +3h 06' +5h 11' +6h 20' +6h 15'   +4h 28'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +3h 07' +1h 53' +0h 20' -1h 17' -2h 44' -3h 31' -3h 10' -1h 53' -0h 17' +1h 20' +2h 46' +3h 31'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +37 +37 +37.1 +37.2 +26.1 +19.8 +25.6 +37.1 +37.1 +36.9 +37 +37.1   +33.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -34 -28 -24 -14 -8 -10 -9 -8 -11 -18 -29 -37   -19.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +7.8 (+14) +8.7 (+16) +8.2 (+15) +9.2 (+17) +9.4 (+17) +9 (+16) +9.2 (+17) +9.6 (+17) +10.5 (+19) +12.6 (+23) +11.9 (+21) +8.8 (+16) +9.6 (+17)

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