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Dakar vs Gijon Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Gijon, Spain is approximately 3,397 km or 2,111 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Gijon bearing 203° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 197° or SSW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Gijon has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • The average temperature is 10.3 °C (18.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.5 °C (6.3°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 621.1 mm (24.5 in) less which is equivalent to 621.1 l/m² (15.24 US gal/ft²) or 6,211,000 l/ha (663,997 US gal/ac) less. About 2/5 as much.
  • There are 1346 more hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 3h 41' more per day or about 1 4/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 25.4° higher in Dakar than in Gijon.
  • Relative humidity levels are 8.5% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 8°C (14.3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Dakar relative to Gijon. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Gijon 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) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +9 (+16) +11 (+20) +14 (+25) +14 (+25) +10 (+18)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+21) +12 (+21) +10 (+17) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +9 (+16) +12 (+21) +14 (+25) +14 (+24) +10 (+19)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +12 (+22) +14 (+25) +13 (+23) +10 (+19)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -112 (-4) -92 (-4) -75 (-3) -75 (-3) -92 (-4) -49 (-2) +19 (+1) +97 (+4) +59 (+2) -68 (-3) -107 (-4) -127 (-5) -621 (-24)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -15.5 ( -50) -12.5 ( -44) -13 ( -42) -13.5 ( -45) -13.5 ( -44) -9 ( -30) +1 (+3) +5 (+16) +1 (+3) -8 ( -26) -13.5 ( -45) -15.5 ( -50)   -107 ( -29)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +5h 17' +4h 48' +5h 11' +4h 30' +3h 52' +2h 40' +1h 00' -0h 11' +2h 34' +3h 50' +5h 26' +5h 21'   +3h 41'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 04' +1h 16' +0h 13' -0h 52' -1h 49' -2h 19' -2h 06' -1h 16' -0h 11' +0h 54' +1h 51' +2h 19'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +28.7 +28.7 +28.7 +28.8 +17.7 +11.4 +17.3 +28.7 +28.7 +28.6 +28.7 +28.7   +25.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -19 -13 -9 -6 -5 -6 -3 +1 -1 -3 -13 -24   -8.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +6.5 (+12) +8 (+14) +7.1 (+13) +7.3 (+13) +7.6 (+14) +7.4 (+13) +7.1 (+13) +8 (+14) +8.5 (+15) +10.4 (+19) +10.4 (+19) +7.1 (+13) +8 (+14)

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