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Dakar vs Independence, Ks Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Independence, Ks, Usa is approximately 8,020 km or 4,983 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Independence, Ks bearing 84.8° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 124.7° or SE .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Independence, Ks has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Independence, Ks is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 10.1 °C (18.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 20.7 °C (37.3°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 620.1 mm (24.4 in) less which is equivalent to 620.1 l/m² (15.22 US gal/ft²) or 6,201,000 l/ha (662,928 US gal/ac) less. About 2/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 18.9° higher in Dakar than in Independence, Ks.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +19 (+34) +16 (+28) +10 (+17) +3 (+6) +0 (+1) +-1 (-2) +-3 (-6) +-3 (-5) +2 (+4) +8 (+14) +14 (+26) +19 (+34) +7 (+13)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +21 (+38) +18 (+33) +12 (+22) +7 (+12) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) +0 (+1) +1 (+3) +5 (+10) +12 (+21) +18 (+32) +21 (+39) +10 (+18)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +23 (+42) +21 (+37) +15 (+27) +10 (+18) +7 (+12) +5 (+9) +4 (+8) +6 (+10) +9 (+16) +15 (+28) +21 (+37) +24 (+43) +13 (+24)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -32 (-1) -38 (-1) -90 (-4) -91 (-4) -140 (-5) -125 (-5) -19 (-1) +68 (+3) +17 (+1) -57 (-2) -72 (-3) -43 (-2) -620 (-24)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 27' +0h 54' +0h 09' -0h 37' -1h 17' -1h 38' -1h 29' -0h 54' -0h 08' +0h 38' +1h 18' +1h 38'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +22.1 +22.1 +22.1 +22.2 +11.1 +4.9 +10.8 +22.3 +22.3 +22.2 +22.2 +22.2   +18.9

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