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Dakar vs Galena, Alaska Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Galena, Alaska, Usa is approximately 10,542 km or 6,551 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Galena, Alaska bearing 39.2° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 163.8° or SSE .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Galena, Alaska has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Galena, Alaska is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 28.8 °C (51.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 32.5 °C (58.5°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 80.9 mm (3.2 in) more which is equivalent to 80.9 l/m² (1.99 US gal/ft²) or 809,000 l/ha (86,487 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 46.5° higher in Dakar than in Galena, Alaska.
  • Relative humidity levels are 0.6% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 27.4°C (49.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +44 (+79) +42 (+76) +34 (+61) +24 (+43) +14 (+25) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +14 (+25) +20 (+36) +31 (+56) +40 (+72) +42 (+76) +27 (+49)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +45 (+80) +44 (+78) +36 (+65) +27 (+48) +17 (+30) +12 (+22) +12 (+22) +16 (+28) +21 (+38) +32 (+57) +41 (+74) +45 (+81) +29 (+52)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +45 (+81) +45 (+81) +38 (+68) +29 (+52) +19 (+34) +14 (+25) +14 (+25) +17 (+31) +22 (+40) +32 (+58) +42 (+76) +48 (+86) +30 (+55)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -16 (-1) -17 (-1) -17 (-1) -7 (0) -21 (-1) -21 (-1) +4 (+0) +99 (+4) +92 (+4) +22 (+1) -19 (-1) -19 (-1) +81 (+3)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -8.5 ( -27) -9.5 ( -34) -9 ( -29) -4.5 ( -15) -5.5 ( -18) -8 ( -27) -4 ( -13) -2 ( -6) 0 ( 0) -3 ( -10) -10.5 ( -35) -11.5 ( -37)   -76 ( -21)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +6h 29' +3h 36' +0h 37' -2h 25' -5h 30' -7h 43' -6h 37' -3h 37' -0h 32' +2h 30' +5h 35' +7h 44'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +49.7 +49.6 +49.7 +49.8 +38.8 +32.6 +38.5 +50 +50 +49.8 +49.8 +49.7   +46.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -17 -11 -4 +6 +21 +20 +12 +10 +10 -1 -18 -20   +0.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +38.4 (+69) +38.8 (+70) +33 (+59) +25.8 (+46) +20.2 (+36) +16.4 (+30) +14.3 (+26) +17.1 (+31) +22.3 (+40) +29.6 (+53) +35.4 (+64) +37.9 (+68) +27.4 (+49)

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