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Dakar vs Jackson, Ms Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Jackson, Ms, Usa is approximately 7,520 km or 4,673 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Jackson, Ms bearing 86.3° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 119.3° or ESE .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Jackson, Ms has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Jackson, Ms is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 6.4 °C (11.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 14.3 °C (25.7°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 993.7 mm (39.1 in) less which is equivalent to 993.7 l/m² (24.39 US gal/ft²) or 9,937,000 l/ha (1,062,331 US gal/ac) less. About 2/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 14.2° higher in Dakar than in Jackson, Ms.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+21) +9 (+17) +4 (+8) +0 (0) +-3 (-5) -4 (-6) -4 (-6) +-3 (-6) +-1 (-2) +4 (+7) +8 (+15) +12 (+21) +3 (+5)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +14 (+26) +12 (+22) +7 (+13) +3 (+6) +1 (+1) 0 (0) 0 (0) +0 (+1) +3 (+5) +9 (+16) +13 (+23) +15 (+26) +6 (+12)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +17 (+30) +15 (+27) +10 (+19) +7 (+12) +4 (+8) +4 (+6) +4 (+6) +4 (+7) +6 (+12) +14 (+25) +17 (+31) +18 (+32) +10 (+18)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -131 (-5) -118 (-5) -148 (-6) -141 (-6) -127 (-5) -71 (-3) -54 (-2) +69 (+3) +44 (+2) -46 (-2) -121 (-5) -150 (-6) -994 (-39)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 05' +0h 40' +0h 07' -0h 28' -0h 58' -1h 13' -1h 06' -0h 40' -0h 06' +0h 29' +0h 58' +1h 13'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +17.5 +17.4 +17.4 +17.5 +6.5 +0.2 +6.1 +17.6 +17.6 +17.5 +17.5 +17.5   +14.2

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