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Dakar vs Guayaquil Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Guayaquil, Ecuador is approximately 7,116 km or 4,422 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Guayaquil bearing 72.5° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 80.1° or E .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Guayaquil has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Guayaquil is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 1.5 °C (2.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.7 °C (6.7°F) more in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 612.9 mm (24.1 in) less which is equivalent to 612.9 l/m² (15.04 US gal/ft²) or 6,129,000 l/ha (655,231 US gal/ac) less. About 2/5 as much.
  • There are 1471 more hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 4h 02' more per day or about 2 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2.6° lower in Dakar than in Guayaquil.
  • Relative humidity levels are 9.9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 3.7°C (6.6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -4 (-7) +0 (0) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +0 (0) +0 (0) +-1 (-2) -4 (-7) -2 (-4)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-10) -6 (-10) -6 (-11) -6 (-10) -3 (-6) +1 (+1) +3 (+6) +3 (+6) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +1 (+1) -3 (-5) -1 (-3)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -4 (-7) -2 (-4) +2 (+4) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) -2 (-4) 0 (0)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -228 (-9) -241 (-10) -252 (-10) -153 (-6) -59 (-2) -22 (-1) +51 (+2) +164 (+6) +133 (+5) +35 (+1) -5 (0) -34 (-1) -613 (-24)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -17.5 ( -56) -19.5 ( -69) -20 ( -65) -13.5 ( -45) -5.5 ( -18) 0 ( 0) +8 (+26) +15 (+48) +13 (+43) +4 (+13) -0.5 ( -2) -3.5 ( -11)   -40 ( -11)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +4h 46' +5h 01' +5h 11' +5h 06' +4h 11' +4h 28' +3h 13' +2h 13' +2h 26' +3h 50' +4h 32' +3h 25'   +4h 02'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 52' -0h 32' -0h 06' +0h 22' +0h 46' +0h 58' +0h 53' +0h 33' +0h 05' -0h 23' -0h 47' -0h 58'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -16.8 -16.5 -11.4 +11.4 +16.8 +16.9 +16.7 +11.3 -11 -16.3 -16.7 -16.9   -2.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -21 -21 -17 -11 -6 -8 -5 +0 +1 -1 -11 -18   -9.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -10.5 (-19) -10.3 (-19) -9.7 (-17) -7.8 (-14) -4.6 (-8) -1 (-2) +1.9 (+3) +3.1 (+6) +2.3 (+4) +1.8 (+3) -2.1 (-4) -7.4 (-13) -3.7 (-7)

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