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Dakar vs El Golea Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and El Golea, Algeria is approximately 2,724 km or 1,693 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from El Golea bearing 234.3° or SW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 226.3° or SW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas El Golea has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas El Golea is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 3.1 °C (5.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 16.4 °C (29.5°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 380.7 mm (15 in) more which is equivalent to 380.7 l/m² (9.34 US gal/ft²) or 3,807,000 l/ha (406,994 US gal/ac) more. About 12 4/5 as much.
  • There are 693 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 1h 53' less per day or about 4/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 12.5° higher in Dakar than in El Golea.
  • Relative humidity levels are 36.6% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 15.7°C (28.2°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +8 (+14) +5 (+9) +1 (+2) +-3 (-5) -7 (-13) -10 (-18) -11 (-20) -11 (-20) -6 (-11) +1 (+2) +6 (+11) +10 (+18) +-1 (-3)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+20) +9 (+15) +5 (+9) +1 (+2) -2 (-4) -5 (-8) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -1 (-2) +5 (+10) +11 (+19) +13 (+23) +3 (+6)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +14 (+25) +12 (+22) +8 (+14) +5 (+9) +2 (+4) 0 (0) -1 (-2) 0 (0) +2 (+4) +9 (+16) +14 (+25) +15 (+27) +7 (+12)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -3 (0) -1 (0) -5 (0) -1 (0) -1 (0) +10 (+0) +60 (+2) +164 (+6) +133 (+5) +35 (+1) -5 (0) -6 (0) +381 (+15)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -1.5 ( -5) -0.5 ( -2) -1 ( -3) -0.5 ( -2) -0.5 ( -2) +1.5 (+5) +8.5 (+27) +14.5 (+47) +12 (+40) +3 (+10) -0.5 ( -2) -1.5 ( -5)   +33.5 (+9)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 21' -0h 40' -0h 34' -0h 44' -1h 50' -3h 22' -5h 07' -5h 21' -3h 10' -1h 15' +0h 12' -0h 23'   -1h 53'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 58' +0h 36' +0h 06' -0h 24' -0h 51' -1h 05' -0h 59' -0h 36' -0h 05' +0h 25' +0h 52' +1h 05'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +15.8 +15.8 +15.8 +15.8 +4.8 -1.6 +4.3 +15.7 +15.8 +15.7 +15.7 +15.8   +12.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +11 +26 +34 +42 +48 +50 +53 +58 +48 +40 +23 +7   +36.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +13.3 (+24) +15.5 (+28) +15.6 (+28) +15.4 (+28) +15.2 (+27) +15.4 (+28) +16.6 (+30) +18.5 (+33) +14.7 (+26) +17.2 (+31) +16.9 (+30) +13.9 (+25) +15.7 (+28)

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