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Dakar vs Hassi Messaoud Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Hassi Messaoud, Algeria is approximately 3,051 km or 1,896 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Hassi Messaoud bearing 237.3° or WSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 227.8° or SW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Hassi Messaoud has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Hassi Messaoud is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 1.8 °C (3.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 16.3 °C (29.3°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 369.1 mm (14.5 in) more which is equivalent to 369.1 l/m² (9.06 US gal/ft²) or 3,691,000 l/ha (394,592 US gal/ac) more. About 9 2/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 13.6° higher in Dakar than in Hassi Messaoud.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+18) +7 (+13) +4 (+7) +0 (+0) -3 (-6) -6 (-11) -6 (-12) -6 (-11) -2 (-4) +4 (+7) +10 (+17) +12 (+21) +2 (+3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -5 (0) -3 (0) -8 (0) -3 (0) -1 (0) +9 (+0) +60 (+2) +164 (+6) +132 (+5) +32 (+1) -4 (0) -4 (0) +369 (+15)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 02' +0h 39' +0h 07' -0h 26' -0h 55' -1h 10' -1h 03' -0h 39' -0h 06' +0h 27' +0h 56' +1h 10'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +16.9 +16.9 +16.9 +16.9 +5.9 -0.5 +5.4 +16.8 +16.9 +16.8 +16.8 +16.9   +13.6

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