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Dakar vs Dubai Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Dubai, United Arab Emirates is approximately 7,616 km or 4,733 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Dubai bearing 276.7° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 248.3° or WSW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Dubai has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Dubai is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 2.6 °C (4.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.2 °C (16.6°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 319.1 mm (12.6 in) more which is equivalent to 319.1 l/m² (7.83 US gal/ft²) or 3,191,000 l/ha (341,139 US gal/ac) more. About 4 2/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 7.2° higher in Dakar than in Dubai.
  • Relative humidity levels are 6% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 0.9°C (1.6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+4) +2 (+3) -1 (-2) -5 (-8) -7 (-12) -6 (-11) -7 (-12) -7 (-12) -5 (-9) -2 (-3) +2 (+3) +3 (+5) -3 (-5)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -9 (0) -35 (-1) -22 (-1) -7 (0) +0 (+0) +10 (+0) +61 (+2) +165 (+6) +134 (+5) +37 (+1) -1 (0) -14 (-1) +319 (+13)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 36' +0h 22' +0h 04' -0h 15' -0h 32' -0h 41' -0h 37' -0h 23' -0h 03' +0h 16' +0h 33' +0h 41'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +10.5 +10.5 +10.5 +10.6 -0.5 -6.8 -0.9 +10.4 +10.4 +10.3 +10.4 +10.5   +7.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -10 -5 +0 +12 +17 +11 +15 +18 +15 +12 +0 -12   +6.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -0.4 (-1) +0.3 (+1) -1.2 (-2) -1.3 (-2) -2.1 (-4) -3 (-5) -2.5 (-5) -1.9 (-3) -1.2 (-2) +1.3 (+2) +1.6 (+3) -0.5 (-1) -0.9 (-2)

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