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Dakar vs Edmonton, Alberta Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Edmonton, Alberta, Canada is approximately 9,085 km or 5,645 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Edmonton, Alberta bearing 76.4° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 143.4° or SE .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Edmonton, Alberta has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Edmonton, Alberta is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 20.7 °C (37.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 23.5 °C (42.3°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 48.2 mm (1.9 in) less which is equivalent to 48.2 l/m² (1.18 US gal/ft²) or 482,000 l/ha (51,529 US gal/ac) less. About 8/9 as much.
  • There are 846 more hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 2h 19' more per day or about 1 3/8 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 35.4° higher in Dakar than in Edmonton, Alberta.
  • Relative humidity levels are 5.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 21°C (37.8°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +33 (+60) +29 (+53) +24 (+43) +15 (+26) +9 (+15) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +13 (+24) +19 (+34) +29 (+52) +33 (+60) +19 (+34)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +34 (+60) +30 (+54) +25 (+44) +17 (+30) +11 (+21) +10 (+19) +10 (+18) +11 (+20) +16 (+29) +21 (+38) +30 (+54) +34 (+61) +21 (+37)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +34 (+61) +31 (+55) +25 (+46) +19 (+34) +14 (+26) +13 (+24) +13 (+23) +14 (+25) +18 (+33) +23 (+42) +31 (+57) +35 (+63) +23 (+41)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -21 (-1) -16 (-1) -17 (-1) -22 (-1) -43 (-2) -70 (-3) -34 (-1) +98 (+4) +93 (+4) +20 (+1) -15 (-1) -22 (-1) -48 (-2)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -10.5 ( -34) -10.5 ( -37) -10 ( -32) -7.5 ( -25) -8.5 ( -27) -11 ( -37) -4 ( -13) +3 (+10) +4 (+13) -2 ( -6) -7.5 ( -25) -10.5 ( -34)   -75 ( -21)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +5h 07' +4h 36' +4h 25' +2h 50' +1h 03' +0h 10' -2h 29' -1h 58' +0h 58' +3h 03' +4h 58' +5h 13'   +2h 19'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +3h 23' +2h 02' +0h 22' -1h 24' -2h 58' -3h 50' -3h 26' -2h 02' -0h 19' +1h 27' +3h 00' +3h 50'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +38.6 +38.6 +38.6 +38.7 +27.7 +21.4 +27.3 +38.8 +38.9 +38.7 +38.7 +38.7   +35.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -25 -15 -4 +18 +29 +20 +20 +21 +23 +16 -12 -28   +5.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +26.5 (+48) +25 (+45) +22 (+40) +19.5 (+35) +18.3 (+33) +15 (+27) +14.5 (+26) +15.4 (+28) +20.6 (+37) +23.4 (+42) +25.8 (+46) +26.1 (+47) +21 (+38)

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