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Dakar vs Damascus (Intl) Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Damascus (Intl), Syria is approximately 5,793 km or 3,600 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Damascus (Intl) bearing 262.7° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 238.9° or WSW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Damascus (Intl) has a mid-latitude cool desert climate (BWk).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Damascus (Intl) is in or near the subtropical desert scrub biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 7.7 °C (13.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 13.9 °C (25°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 269.2 mm (10.6 in) more which is equivalent to 269.2 l/m² (6.61 US gal/ft²) or 2,692,000 l/ha (287,793 US gal/ac) more. About 2 7/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 15.3° higher in Dakar than in Damascus (Intl).

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +13 (+23) +10 (+18) +6 (+11) +1 (+2) +-3 (-6) +-5 (-9) +-6 (-11) +-6 (-11) +-3 (-6) +2 (+4) +9 (+16) +13 (+23) +3 (+5)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+27) +13 (+24) +10 (+18) +6 (+11) +3 (+5) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) +2 (+3) +4 (+7) +9 (+16) +14 (+26) +16 (+29) +8 (+14)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +17 (+30) +16 (+28) +13 (+24) +11 (+20) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +8 (+15) +9 (+16) +11 (+20) +16 (+28) +19 (+35) +19 (+34) +13 (+24)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -27 (-1) -23 (-1) -17 (-1) -11 (0) -3 (0) +10 (+0) +61 (+2) +165 (+6) +134 (+5) +27 (+1) -20 (-1) -26 (-1) +269 (+11)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 10' +0h 43' +0h 08' -0h 30' -1h 02' -1h 19' -1h 11' -0h 43' -0h 06' +0h 31' +1h 03' +1h 19'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +18.6 +18.6 +18.7 +18.7 +7.6 +1.3 +7.1 +18.5 +18.6 +18.5 +18.5 +18.6   +15.3

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