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Dakar vs Indianapolis, Indiana Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Indianapolis, Indiana, Usa is approximately 7,162 km or 4,451 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Indianapolis, Indiana bearing 91.8° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 127.4° or SE .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Indianapolis, Indiana has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Indianapolis, Indiana is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 13 °C (23.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 21.2 °C (38.2°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 601.5 mm (23.7 in) less which is equivalent to 601.5 l/m² (14.76 US gal/ft²) or 6,015,000 l/ha (643,043 US gal/ac) less. About 2/5 as much.
  • There are 374 more hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 1h 02' more per day or about 1 1/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 21.6° higher in Dakar than in Indianapolis, Indiana.
  • Relative humidity levels are 7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 14°C (25.2°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +24 (+43) +22 (+39) +15 (+26) +8 (+14) +3 (+5) +1 (+1) +0 (+1) +1 (+2) +5 (+8) +11 (+20) +18 (+32) +23 (+42) +11 (+20)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +25 (+44) +22 (+40) +16 (+28) +10 (+18) +6 (+11) +4 (+7) +3 (+6) +5 (+8) +8 (+14) +14 (+26) +20 (+36) +24 (+43) +13 (+24)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +25 (+45) +23 (+42) +17 (+31) +13 (+23) +9 (+16) +7 (+12) +7 (+12) +8 (+14) +11 (+20) +18 (+32) +22 (+39) +25 (+45) +15 (+28)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -57 (-2) -62 (-2) -96 (-4) -94 (-4) -101 (-4) -78 (-3) -53 (-2) +72 (+3) +61 (+2) -30 (-1) -81 (-3) -84 (-3) -602 (-24)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -11.5 ( -37) -9.5 ( -34) -13 ( -42) -11.5 ( -38) -12.5 ( -40) -9 ( -30) 0 ( 0) +7 (+23) +6 (+20) -3 ( -10) -9.5 ( -32) -10.5 ( -34)   -77 ( -21)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +4h 15' +3h 28' +2h 56' +2h 44' +0h 52' -1h 48' -2h 15' -3h 48' -1h 54' +1h 00' +3h 18' +3h 38'   +1h 02'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 42' +1h 02' +0h 11' -0h 43' -1h 30' -1h 54' -1h 43' -1h 03' -0h 09' +0h 44' +1h 31' +1h 54'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +24.9 +24.8 +24.8 +24.9 +13.9 +7.6 +13.5 +25 +25 +24.9 +24.9 +24.9   +21.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -16 -6 +3 +12 +16 +14 +18 +21 +23 +19 -1 -18   +7.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +19.2 (+35) +19.1 (+34) +15.4 (+28) +12.5 (+23) +9.5 (+17) +7.2 (+13) +7.9 (+14) +9.6 (+17) +13.1 (+24) +18.2 (+33) +18.5 (+33) +17.9 (+32) +14 (+25)

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