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Dakar vs Essaouira Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Essaouira, Morocco is approximately 2,025 km or 1,258 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Essaouira bearing 204.6° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 201.5° or SSW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Essaouira has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • The average temperature is 7.1 °C (12.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.3 °C (2.3°F) more in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 72.3 mm (2.8 in) more which is equivalent to 72.3 l/m² (1.77 US gal/ft²) or 723,000 l/ha (77,293 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 13.4° higher in Dakar than in Essaouira.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+12) +6 (+11) +5 (+9) +6 (+10) +6 (+10) +7 (+13) +8 (+15) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +9 (+16) +8 (+15) +7 (+13)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -49 (-2) -36 (-1) -40 (-2) -34 (-1) -8 (0) +9 (+0) +60 (+2) +164 (+6) +131 (+5) +12 (+0) -72 (-3) -65 (-3) +72 (+3)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 02' +0h 38' +0h 07' -0h 26' -0h 55' -1h 09' -1h 03' -0h 38' -0h 06' +0h 27' +0h 55' +1h 09'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +16.7 +16.7 +16.7 +16.8 +5.7 -0.6 +5.3 +16.7 +16.7 +16.6 +16.7 +16.7   +13.4

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