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Dakar vs Halfa El Gedida Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Halfa El Gedida, Sudan is approximately 5,688 km or 3,535 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Halfa El Gedida bearing 276.8° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 262° or W .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Halfa El Gedida has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Halfa El Gedida is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 4.8 °C (8.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.1 °C (5.6°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 174.6 mm (6.9 in) more which is equivalent to 174.6 l/m² (4.29 US gal/ft²) or 1,746,000 l/ha (186,659 US gal/ac) more. About 1 3/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.3° higher in Dakar than in Halfa El Gedida.
  • Relative humidity levels are 31.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6°C (10.8°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -4 (-8) -8 (-14) -10 (-18) -11 (-19) -7 (-12) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) -3 (-6) -4 (-7) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) -5 (-9)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +2 (+0) +1 (+0) 0 (0) -1 (0) -9 (0) -13 (-1) -16 (-1) +83 (+3) +98 (+4) +29 (+1) +0 (+0) +0 (+0) +175 (+7)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 01' +0h 01' +0h 00' -0h 00' -0h 01' -0h 02' -0h 01' -0h 01' -0h 00' +0h 00' +0h 01' +0h 02'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +0.6 +0.6 +0.6 +0.6 -0.6 -0.6 -0.6 +0.5 +0.5 +0.5 +0.5 +0.5   +0.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +16 +29 +38 +47 +46 +38 +26 +26 +30 +38 +27 +14   +31.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +2.5 (+5) +5.9 (+11) +7.1 (+13) +9.4 (+17) +7 (+13) +6.4 (+12) +4.8 (+9) +5.2 (+9) +5.2 (+9) +8.4 (+15) +7.1 (+13) +3.3 (+6) +6 (+11)

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