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Dakar vs Dublin Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Dublin, Ireland is approximately 4,415 km or 2,744 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Dublin bearing 197.2° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 190.5° or S .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Dublin has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Dublin is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 14.8 °C (26.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.5 °C (6.3°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 318.1 mm (12.5 in) less which is equivalent to 318.1 l/m² (7.81 US gal/ft²) or 3,181,000 l/ha (340,070 US gal/ac) less. About 4/7 as much.
  • There are 1548 more hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 4h 14' more per day or about 2 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 35.3° higher in Dakar than in Dublin.
  • Relative humidity levels are 17.2% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 10.7°C (19.3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +17 (+31) +18 (+32) +16 (+28) +14 (+24) +12 (+21) +12 (+21) +11 (+20) +11 (+21) +13 (+24) +16 (+29) +19 (+35) +19 (+33) +15 (+27)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +16 (+29) +16 (+29) +15 (+27) +14 (+25) +13 (+23) +13 (+23) +13 (+23) +13 (+23) +14 (+25) +16 (+30) +19 (+34) +18 (+32) +15 (+27)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+26) +15 (+26) +14 (+25) +14 (+24) +13 (+24) +13 (+24) +14 (+24) +14 (+25) +14 (+26) +16 (+30) +19 (+34) +17 (+30) +15 (+27)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -67 (-3) -49 (-2) -53 (-2) -51 (-2) -54 (-2) -46 (-2) +11 (+0) +94 (+4) +68 (+3) -33 (-1) -63 (-2) -76 (-3) -318 (-13)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -16.5 ( -53) -14.5 ( -51) -14 ( -45) -13.5 ( -45) -13.5 ( -44) -13 ( -43) -8 ( -26) -2 ( -6) -4 ( -13) -10 ( -32) -16.5 ( -55) -18.5 ( -60)   -144 ( -40)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +6h 00' +5h 52' +6h 07' +4h 34' +2h 52' +1h 54' +2h 03' +1h 15' +3h 00' +4h 54' +6h 20' +6h 03'   +4h 14'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +3h 22' +2h 01' +0h 22' -1h 23' -2h 57' -3h 48' -3h 25' -2h 02' -0h 18' +1h 26' +2h 59' +3h 48'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +38.6 +38.5 +38.6 +38.7 +27.6 +21.3 +27.1 +38.6 +38.6 +38.5 +38.5 +38.6   +35.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -32 -25 -22 -11 -7 -7 -9 -8 -10 -14 -26 -35   -17.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +8.5 (+15) +10.2 (+18) +9.8 (+18) +10.9 (+20) +10.7 (+19) +10.7 (+19) +10.2 (+18) +10.9 (+20) +11.7 (+21) +13.1 (+24) +12.8 (+23) +9.1 (+16) +10.7 (+19)

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