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Dakar vs Havana Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Havana, Cuba is approximately 6,840 km or 4,250 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Havana bearing 85.2° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 108.5° or ESE .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Havana has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Havana is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 0.7 °C (1.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.5 °C (0.9°F) more in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 830.1 mm (32.7 in) less which is equivalent to 830.1 l/m² (20.37 US gal/ft²) or 8,301,000 l/ha (887,432 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 5° higher in Dakar than in Havana.
  • Relative humidity levels are 8.5% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.7°C (4.8°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +0 (0) -1 (-2)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -4 (-6) -3 (-5) -1 (-2) 0 (0) -1 (-1) 0 (0) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +1 (+1) -1 (-1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) 0 (0) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) 0 (0)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -71 (-3) -49 (-2) -50 (-2) -58 (-2) -116 (-5) -161 (-6) -64 (-3) +24 (+1) -17 (-1) -133 (-5) -77 (-3) -60 (-2) -830 (-33)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -7.5 ( -24) -5.5 ( -19) -5 ( -16) -4.5 ( -15) -9.5 ( -31) -11 ( -37) -3 ( -10) +1 (+3) -2 ( -7) -10 ( -32) -9.5 ( -32) -7.5 ( -24)   -74 ( -20)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 28' +0h 17' +0h 03' -0h 12' -0h 25' -0h 31' -0h 28' -0h 17' -0h 02' +0h 12' +0h 25' +0h 31'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +8.2 +8.1 +8.1 +8.2 -2.8 -8.1 -2.9 +8.2 +8.3 +8.2 +8.2 +8.2   +5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -19 -13 -8 -3 -3 -7 -4 -1 -3 -4 -14 -22   -8.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -5.6 (-10) -4 (-7) -3.8 (-7) -4 (-7) -3.6 (-6) -2.5 (-5) -0.9 (-2) -0.7 (-1) -0.6 (-1) +0.1 (+0) -1.4 (-3) -5 (-9) -2.7 (-5)

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