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Dakar vs Ajaccio, Corsica Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Ajaccio, Corsica, France is approximately 3,937 km or 2,447 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Ajaccio, Corsica bearing 227.7° or SW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 214.7° or SW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Ajaccio, Corsica has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Ajaccio, Corsica is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 9.6 °C (17.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.5 °C (13.5°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 232.8 mm (9.2 in) less which is equivalent to 232.8 l/m² (5.71 US gal/ft²) or 2,328,000 l/ha (248,879 US gal/ac) less. About 2/3 as much.
  • There are 281 more hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 0h 47' more per day or about 1 1/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 23.8° higher in Dakar than in Ajaccio, Corsica.
  • Relative humidity levels are 13.6% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6.3°C (11.3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +11 (+20) +9 (+16) +7 (+13) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +4 (+7) +8 (+14) +11 (+20) +12 (+22) +7 (+13)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +13 (+23) +12 (+22) +11 (+19) +9 (+16) +8 (+14) +7 (+12) +6 (+11) +6 (+10) +7 (+13) +11 (+19) +14 (+24) +14 (+25) +10 (+17)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +14 (+25) +13 (+23) +12 (+22) +11 (+20) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +10 (+18) +13 (+23) +16 (+29) +16 (+29) +12 (+21)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -72 (-3) -69 (-3) -58 (-2) -52 (-2) -39 (-2) -9 (0) +50 (+2) +145 (+6) +91 (+4) -50 (-2) -95 (-4) -75 (-3) -233 (-9)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -11.5 ( -37) -9.5 ( -34) -9 ( -29) -8.5 ( -28) -7.5 ( -24) -2 ( -7) +8 (+26) +13 (+42) +7 (+23) -5 ( -16) -10.5 ( -35) -12.5 ( -40)   -48 ( -13)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +3h 46' +3h 53' +3h 23' +2h 22' +0h 01' -2h 30' -4h 56' -4h 23' -1h 34' +1h 30' +3h 46' +4h 07'   +0h 47'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 54' +1h 10' +0h 12' -0h 48' -1h 41' -2h 08' -1h 56' -1h 10' -0h 11' +0h 50' +1h 42' +2h 08'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +27.1 +27.1 +27.1 +27.2 +16.1 +9.8 +15.6 +27.1 +27.1 +27 +27 +27.1   +23.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -27 -21 -17 -12 -10 -8 -3 +0 -2 -6 -21 -36   -13.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +6.5 (+12) +7 (+13) +6.5 (+12) +6.1 (+11) +5.1 (+9) +4.5 (+8) +5.1 (+9) +5.3 (+10) +6.4 (+12) +8.8 (+16) +8.4 (+15) +5.5 (+10) +6.3 (+11)

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