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Dakar vs Fort Dodge, Ia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Fort Dodge, Ia, Usa is approximately 7,807 km or 4,852 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Fort Dodge, Ia bearing 88.1° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 130.9° or SE .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Fort Dodge, Ia has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Fort Dodge, Ia is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 15.9 °C (28.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 25.5 °C (45.9°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 449.1 mm (17.7 in) less which is equivalent to 449.1 l/m² (11.02 US gal/ft²) or 4,491,000 l/ha (480,118 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 24.9° higher in Dakar than in Fort Dodge, Ia.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +29 (+51) +25 (+45) +18 (+33) +10 (+17) +3 (+6) +1 (+3) +1 (+1) +2 (+4) +6 (+12) +13 (+23) +22 (+39) +28 (+51) +13 (+24)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +30 (+54) +27 (+48) +20 (+36) +13 (+23) +7 (+13) +5 (+9) +4 (+8) +6 (+11) +10 (+18) +17 (+30) +24 (+43) +30 (+53) +16 (+29)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +31 (+56) +28 (+51) +21 (+39) +16 (+28) +11 (+20) +9 (+16) +8 (+15) +10 (+18) +14 (+25) +20 (+36) +26 (+47) +31 (+56) +19 (+34)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -19 (-1) -21 (-1) -55 (-2) -81 (-3) -102 (-4) -113 (-4) -54 (-2) +55 (+2) +34 (+1) -26 (-1) -39 (-2) -28 (-1) -449 (-18)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 00' +1h 14' +0h 13' -0h 51' -1h 46' -2h 15' -2h 02' -1h 14' -0h 11' +0h 52' +1h 48' +2h 15'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +28.1 +28.1 +28.1 +28.2 +17.1 +10.9 +16.8 +28.2 +28.3 +28.2 +28.2 +28.2   +24.9

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