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Dakar vs Death Valley, California Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Death Valley, California, Usa is approximately 9,852 km or 6,122 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Death Valley, California bearing 72.7° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 127.4° or SE .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Death Valley, California has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Death Valley, California is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 0.2 °C (0.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 21 °C (37.8°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 365.4 mm (14.4 in) more which is equivalent to 365.4 l/m² (8.97 US gal/ft²) or 3,654,000 l/ha (390,637 US gal/ac) more. About 8 7/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 18.4° higher in Dakar than in Death Valley, California.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+11) +3 (+5) +-2 (-4) -8 (-14) -11 (-20) -13 (-23) -16 (-29) -15 (-27) -11 (-20) +-4 (-7) +4 (+7) +8 (+14) -5 (-9)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+18) +7 (+13) +2 (+4) -4 (-6) -7 (-12) -8 (-14) -11 (-20) -10 (-17) -6 (-10) +2 (+3) +10 (+17) +12 (+22) 0 (0)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +14 (+25) +11 (+20) +6 (+11) +1 (+2) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -6 (-11) -4 (-7) 0 (0) +7 (+13) +15 (+27) +16 (+29) +5 (+8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -3 (0) -5 (0) -5 (0) -4 (0) -1 (0) +10 (+0) +58 (+2) +161 (+6) +131 (+5) +35 (+1) -4 (0) -8 (0) +365 (+14)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -0.5 ( -2) -1.5 ( -5) -2 ( -6) -0.5 ( -2) -0.5 ( -2) +1.5 (+5) +8.5 (+27) +14 (+45) +12 (+40) +4 (+13) -0.5 ( -2) -1.5 ( -5)   +33 (+9)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 25' +0h 52' +0h 09' -0h 36' -1h 15' -1h 35' -1h 26' -0h 52' -0h 08' +0h 37' +1h 16' +1h 35'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +21.6 +21.5 +21.5 +21.6 +10.6 +4.3 +10.2 +21.7 +21.8 +21.7 +21.6 +21.7   +18.4

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