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Dakar vs Stanley Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Stanley, Falkland Islands is approximately 8,351 km or 5,189 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Stanley bearing 40.4° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 24.5° or NNE .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Stanley has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The annual average temperature is 18.8 °C (33.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.5 °C (0.9°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 191.1 mm (7.5 in) less which is equivalent to 191.1 l/m² (4.69 US gal/ft²) or 1,911,000 l/ha (204,299 US gal/ac) less. About 2/3 as much.
  • There are 1400 more hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 3h 49' more per day or about 1 6/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 34.2° higher in Dakar than in Stanley.
  • Relative humidity levels are 17% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 14.6°C (26.3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +12 (+22) +13 (+23) +16 (+29) +19 (+34) +24 (+43) +26 (+47) +25 (+45) +23 (+41) +21 (+38) +18 (+32) +15 (+27) +19 (+34)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +12 (+22) +13 (+23) +16 (+28) +19 (+34) +24 (+43) +26 (+46) +25 (+44) +24 (+43) +21 (+38) +19 (+34) +16 (+28) +19 (+34)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+20) +12 (+22) +13 (+23) +15 (+27) +19 (+34) +24 (+43) +26 (+47) +26 (+47) +23 (+41) +22 (+40) +20 (+36) +16 (+29) +19 (+34)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -77 (-3) -54 (-2) -44 (-2) -46 (-2) -57 (-2) -37 (-1) +11 (+0) +123 (+5) +98 (+4) +3 (+0) -40 (-2) -72 (-3) -191 (-8)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -14.5 ( -47) -11.5 ( -41) -10 ( -32) -10.5 ( -35) -12.5 ( -40) -9 ( -30) -3 ( -10) +6 (+19) +4 (+13) -2 ( -6) -9.5 ( -32) -13.5 ( -44)   -86 ( -24)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +1h 38' +2h 56' +4h 17' +6h 16' +7h 07' +6h 40' +5h 07' +3h 34' +3h 00' +2h 05' +1h 50' +1h 25'   +3h 49'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 37' -2h 50' -0h 30' +1h 57' +4h 04' +5h 12' +4h 41' +2h 50' +0h 26' -2h 01' -4h 08' -5h 12'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -2.7 +16 +37.6 +60.9 +66.3 +66.4 +66.2 +60.9 +38.1 +15.2 -3.1 -9.9   +34.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -23 -19 -19 -19 -18 -20 -18 -12 -9 -8 -14 -25   -17
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +6.2 (+11) +7.3 (+13) +8.6 (+15) +11.3 (+20) +15 (+27) +19.5 (+35) +21.4 (+39) +21.6 (+39) +21.6 (+39) +18.7 (+34) +15 (+27) +8.9 (+16) +14.6 (+26)

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