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Dakar vs Grand Junction, Colorado Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Grand Junction, Colorado, Usa is approximately 9,068 km or 5,635 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Grand Junction, Colorado bearing 77.9° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 128.4° or SE .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Grand Junction, Colorado has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Grand Junction, Colorado is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The mean temperature is 12.7 °C (22.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 23.4 °C (42.1°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 193.5 mm (7.6 in) more which is equivalent to 193.5 l/m² (4.75 US gal/ft²) or 1,935,000 l/ha (206,864 US gal/ac) more. About 1 7/8 as much.
  • There are 119 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 0h 18' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 21° higher in Dakar than in Grand Junction, Colorado.
  • Relative humidity levels are 26.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 19.8°C (35.6°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +23 (+42) +18 (+32) +12 (+21) +6 (+11) +2 (+3) +-2 (-3) +-4 (-8) +-3 (-5) +3 (+5) +10 (+18) +18 (+33) +23 (+42) +9 (+16)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +25 (+45) +20 (+35) +15 (+26) +10 (+19) +6 (+11) +4 (+6) +2 (+3) +3 (+5) +8 (+14) +14 (+26) +21 (+38) +25 (+46) +13 (+23)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +27 (+48) +22 (+39) +17 (+31) +14 (+26) +11 (+20) +9 (+16) +7 (+13) +8 (+15) +12 (+22) +19 (+34) +24 (+44) +27 (+49) +17 (+30)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -12 (0) -11 (0) -23 (-1) -19 (-1) -21 (-1) -2 (0) +44 (+2) +144 (+6) +114 (+4) +12 (+0) -17 (-1) -15 (-1) +194 (+8)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -6.5 ( -21) -7.5 ( -27) -7 ( -23) -5.5 ( -18) -4.5 ( -15) -2 ( -7) +4 (+13) +8 (+26) +8 (+27) 0 ( 0) -4.5 ( -15) -5.5 ( -18)   -23 ( -6)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +2h 44' +2h 13' +2h 13' +0h 56' -0h 36' -3h 44' -4h 03' -3h 52' -2h 38' -0h 23' +1h 46' +1h 38'   -0h 18'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 38' +1h 00' +0h 11' -0h 42' -1h 27' -1h 50' -1h 40' -1h 01' -0h 09' +0h 43' +1h 28' +1h 50'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +24.2 +24.2 +24.2 +24.3 +13.2 +7 +12.9 +24.4 +24.4 +24.3 +24.3 +24.3   +21
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -5 +6 +23 +34 +43 +46 +44 +43 +44 +37 +14 -8   +26.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +21.4 (+39) +19 (+34) +19.3 (+35) +19.1 (+34) +19.3 (+35) +19.6 (+35) +16.2 (+29) +15.8 (+28) +20.3 (+37) +23.7 (+43) +22.9 (+41) +20.9 (+38) +19.8 (+36)

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