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Dakar vs El Paso, Texas Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and El Paso, Texas, Usa is approximately 9,050 km or 5,624 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from El Paso, Texas bearing 78° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 120.7° or ESE .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas El Paso, Texas has a mid-latitude cool desert climate (BWk).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas El Paso, Texas is in or near the subtropical desert scrub biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 7 °C (12.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.4 °C (27.7°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 189 mm (7.4 in) more which is equivalent to 189 l/m² (4.64 US gal/ft²) or 1,890,000 l/ha (202,054 US gal/ac) more. About 1 5/6 as much.
  • There are 664 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 1h 48' less per day or about 5/6 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 13.7° higher in Dakar than in El Paso, Texas.
  • Relative humidity levels are 33.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 16.9°C (30.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+21) +8 (+15) +4 (+7) +-1 (-2) +-5 (-8) -7 (-12) -6 (-10) +-4 (-8) +-1 (-1) +4 (+8) +10 (+18) +13 (+23) +2 (+4)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+27) +12 (+22) +8 (+15) +4 (+7) +1 (+2) -1 (-2) 0 (-1) +1 (+1) +3 (+6) +9 (+17) +15 (+26) +17 (+30) +7 (+13)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +18 (+33) +16 (+29) +12 (+22) +9 (+16) +6 (+12) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +6 (+10) +8 (+14) +14 (+26) +19 (+35) +21 (+37) +12 (+21)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -8 (0) -9 (0) -7 (0) -5 (0) -5 (0) -7 (0) +21 (+1) +125 (+5) +91 (+4) +18 (+1) -10 (0) -14 (-1) +189 (+7)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -2.5 ( -8) -2.5 ( -9) -2 ( -6) -1.5 ( -5) -1.5 ( -5) -2 ( -7) +2 (+6) +8 (+26) +8 (+27) +1 (+3) -1.5 ( -5) -3.5 ( -11)   +2 (+0)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 05' -0h 08' -0h 09' -1h 04' -2h 30' -4h 04' -3h 34' -4h 23' -3h 30' -1h 19' -0h 26' -0h 27'   -1h 48'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 03' +0h 39' +0h 07' -0h 27' -0h 56' -1h 11' -1h 04' -0h 39' -0h 06' +0h 28' +0h 56' +1h 11'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +16.9 +16.9 +16.9 +17 +5.9 -0.3 +5.6 +17.1 +17.1 +17 +17 +17   +13.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +15 +26 +36 +44 +48 +46 +37 +37 +39 +36 +27 +11   +33.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +17.4 (+31) +18.3 (+33) +18.8 (+34) +18.6 (+33) +17.7 (+32) +15.9 (+29) +11.2 (+20) +11.5 (+21) +14.5 (+26) +19 (+34) +21.4 (+39) +18.1 (+33) +16.9 (+30)

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