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Dakar vs Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories, Canada is approximately 9,271 km or 5,761 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories bearing 71° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 152.4° or SSE .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 28 °C (50.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 37.1 °C (66.8°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 52.5 mm (2.1 in) more which is equivalent to 52.5 l/m² (1.29 US gal/ft²) or 525,000 l/ha (56,126 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/7 as much.
  • There are 1326 more hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 3h 38' more per day or about 1 3/4 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 43.6° higher in Dakar than in Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories.
  • Relative humidity levels are 0.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 26.9°C (48.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +47 (+85) +41 (+75) +32 (+58) +20 (+36) +11 (+20) +8 (+14) +7 (+12) +9 (+17) +17 (+30) +28 (+50) +42 (+75) +47 (+84) +26 (+46)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +48 (+86) +43 (+77) +35 (+63) +23 (+41) +15 (+26) +11 (+20) +11 (+19) +13 (+24) +20 (+35) +29 (+52) +43 (+77) +47 (+85) +28 (+51)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +48 (+87) +45 (+81) +38 (+69) +26 (+46) +18 (+33) +15 (+27) +15 (+26) +17 (+31) +22 (+40) +30 (+54) +44 (+79) +48 (+87) +31 (+55)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -17 (-1) -17 (-1) -18 (-1) -16 (-1) -29 (-1) -34 (-1) +7 (+0) +114 (+4) +104 (+4) +1 (+0) -25 (-1) -19 (-1) +53 (+2)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -8.5 ( -27) -7.5 ( -27) -9 ( -29) -6.5 ( -22) -7.5 ( -24) -7 ( -23) -1 ( -3) +6 (+19) +5 (+17) -3 ( -10) -9.5 ( -32) -10.5 ( -34)   -59 ( -16)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +6h 32' +5h 33' +5h 40' +3h 46' +1h 11' +0h 16' -0h 40' -1h 05' +3h 16' +5h 17' +6h 56' +7h 00'   +3h 38'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +5h 17' +3h 03' +0h 32' -2h 04' -4h 34' -6h 08' -5h 23' -3h 04' -0h 28' +2h 09' +4h 38' +6h 08'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +46.8 +46.7 +46.8 +46.9 +35.9 +29.6 +35.5 +47 +47.1 +46.9 +46.8 +46.8   +43.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -19 -15 -7 +7 +19 +19 +18 +18 +12 -1 -22 -26   +0.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +41.2 (+74) +37.8 (+68) +31.7 (+57) +22.4 (+40) +18.1 (+33) +15.5 (+28) +14.5 (+26) +16.8 (+30) +21.3 (+38) +27.2 (+49) +36.7 (+66) +39.4 (+71) +26.9 (+48)

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