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Dakar vs Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn, Greenland is approximately 6,496 km or 4,037 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn bearing 141.1° or SE and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 166.7° or SSE .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The average annual temperature is 28.3 °C (50.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 16 °C (28.8°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 149.9 mm (5.9 in) more which is equivalent to 149.9 l/m² (3.68 US gal/ft²) or 1,499,000 l/ha (160,253 US gal/ac) more. About 1 4/7 as much.
  • There are 1173 more hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 3h 14' more per day or about 1 5/8 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 51° higher in Dakar than in Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +35 (+63) +35 (+63) +34 (+61) +29 (+52) +22 (+40) +20 (+36) +18 (+32) +20 (+36) +25 (+45) +31 (+56) +33 (+59) +35 (+63) +28 (+51)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +35 (+62) +35 (+63) +34 (+61) +30 (+54) +23 (+41) +20 (+36) +19 (+34) +21 (+37) +25 (+45) +31 (+56) +34 (+60) +35 (+62) +28 (+51)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +34 (+61) +35 (+63) +34 (+61) +31 (+56) +23 (+41) +20 (+36) +20 (+36) +21 (+38) +25 (+45) +31 (+56) +34 (+61) +34 (+61) +29 (+51)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -8 (0) -12 (0) -13 (-1) -15 (-1) -17 (-1) -9 (0) +29 (+1) +133 (+5) +93 (+4) +5 (+0) -20 (-1) -17 (-1) +150 (+6)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -8.5 ( -27) -8.5 ( -30) -9 ( -29) -9.5 ( -32) -7.5 ( -24) -4 ( -13) +2 (+6) +7 (+23) +2 (+7) -6 ( -19) -10.5 ( -35) -8.5 ( -27)   -61 ( -17)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +8h 01' +7h 34' +5h 07' +2h 36' -0h 05' -2h 10' -2h 42' -3h 00' +2h 02' +5h 30' +8h 08' +7h 48'   +3h 14'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +10h 00' +4h 48' +0h 48' -3h 10' -8h 16' -11h 08' -10h 12' -4h 50' -0h 41' +3h 17' +8h 26' +11h 08'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +54 +54.2 +54.3 +54.4 +43.3 +37.1 +42.9 +54.4 +54.4 +54.2 +53.9 +54.3   +51

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