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Dakar vs Gourdon Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Gourdon, France is approximately 3,782 km or 2,350 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Gourdon bearing 214° or SW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 204.3° or SSW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Gourdon has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Gourdon is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 12.1 °C (21.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9 °C (16.2°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 388.1 mm (15.3 in) less which is equivalent to 388.1 l/m² (9.52 US gal/ft²) or 3,881,000 l/ha (414,905 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • There are 1079 more hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 2h 57' more per day or about 1 5/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 26.6° higher in Dakar than in Gourdon.
  • Relative humidity levels are 1.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 11.8°C (21.3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +17 (+31) +15 (+27) +10 (+18) +8 (+14) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +7 (+13) +12 (+22) +17 (+31) +18 (+32) +10 (+18)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +17 (+30) +16 (+28) +12 (+21) +10 (+18) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +10 (+17) +15 (+26) +18 (+32) +18 (+32) +12 (+22)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +16 (+29) +16 (+29) +13 (+23) +12 (+22) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +12 (+22) +12 (+22) +17 (+31) +19 (+34) +18 (+32) +14 (+25)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -64 (-3) -58 (-2) -56 (-2) -60 (-2) -79 (-3) -60 (-2) +9 (+0) +91 (+4) +69 (+3) -30 (-1) -69 (-3) -82 (-3) -388 (-15)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -15.5 ( -50) -13.5 ( -48) -13 ( -42) -11.5 ( -38) -12.5 ( -40) -10 ( -33) -2 ( -6) +3 (+10) +1 (+3) -8 ( -26) -13.5 ( -45) -14.5 ( -47)   -110 ( -30)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +5h 27' +4h 50' +4h 38' +3h 36' +2h 42' +0h 56' -1h 01' -1h 07' +0h 56' +3h 11' +5h 38' +5h 48'   +2h 57'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 11' +1h 20' +0h 14' -0h 55' -1h 56' -2h 28' -2h 13' -1h 21' -0h 12' +0h 57' +1h 57' +2h 28'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +29.9 +29.9 +29.9 +30 +18.9 +12.6 +18.5 +29.9 +29.9 +29.8 +29.8 +29.9   +26.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -23 -8 +5 +12 +12 +10 +15 +18 +12 +4 -15 -27   +1.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +10.6 (+19) +12.8 (+23) +12 (+22) +12.3 (+22) +10.4 (+19) +10 (+18) +10.8 (+19) +11.9 (+21) +11.8 (+21) +14.7 (+26) +13.9 (+25) +10.9 (+20) +11.8 (+21)

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