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Dakar vs Djanet Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Djanet, Algeria is approximately 3,012 km or 1,872 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Djanet bearing 254.4° or WSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 245.2° or WSW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Djanet has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Djanet is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 0.9 °C (1.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 12.4 °C (22.3°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 398.2 mm (15.7 in) more which is equivalent to 398.2 l/m² (9.77 US gal/ft²) or 3,982,000 l/ha (425,702 US gal/ac) more. About 28 as much.
  • There are 744 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 2h 01' less per day or about 4/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 6.2° higher in Dakar than in Djanet.
  • Relative humidity levels are 46% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 18.6°C (33.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+11) +2 (+4) +-1 (-2) -6 (-11) -9 (-16) -8 (-14) -7 (-13) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) +-1 (-2) +3 (+5) +6 (+11) +-2 (-4)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +8 (+15) +5 (+10) +1 (+2) -3 (-6) -7 (-12) -6 (-10) -4 (-6) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) +3 (+5) +8 (+14) +10 (+17) +1 (+2)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+20) +8 (+14) +4 (+7) 0 (0) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) 0 (0) 0 (0) +1 (+2) +5 (+9) +10 (+18) +12 (+22) +4 (+7)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +2 (+0) 0 (0) -3 (0) -1 (0) 0 (0) +9 (+0) +60 (+2) +164 (+6) +132 (+5) +35 (+1) +0 (+0) -1 (0) +398 (+16)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0) -1 ( -3) -0.5 ( -2) -0.5 ( -2) +1 (+3) +8.5 (+27) +14 (+45) +11 (+37) +4 (+13) -0.5 ( -2) -0.5 ( -2)   +35.5 (+10)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -1h 07' -1h 03' -0h 50' -0h 32' -1h 09' -3h 14' -4h 48' -5h 32' -2h 56' -1h 38' -0h 38' -0h 48'   -2h 01'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 33' +0h 20' +0h 03' -0h 14' -0h 29' -0h 37' -0h 33' -0h 20' -0h 03' +0h 14' +0h 29' +0h 37'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +9.5 +9.5 +9.5 +9.5 -1.5 -7.8 -1.8 +9.4 +9.5 +9.4 +9.4 +9.5   +6.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +30 +39 +45 +51 +53 +53 +56 +59 +56 +51 +37 +23   +46.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +17.5 (+32) +18.7 (+34) +18.4 (+33) +17.4 (+31) +15.3 (+28) +17 (+31) +20.4 (+37) +20.9 (+38) +19.4 (+35) +20.9 (+38) +20.3 (+37) +16.6 (+30) +18.6 (+33)

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