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Dakar vs Jeddah Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Jeddah, Saudi Arabia is approximately 6,006 km or 3,732 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Jeddah bearing 272.8° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 253.6° or WSW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Jeddah has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Jeddah is in or near the tropical desert scrub biome.
  • The average temperature is 4.1 °C (7.4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.5 °C (2.7°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 359.4 mm (14.1 in) more which is equivalent to 359.4 l/m² (8.82 US gal/ft²) or 3,594,000 l/ha (384,222 US gal/ac) more. About 7 5/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 4° higher in Dakar than in Jeddah.
  • Relative humidity levels are 3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 3.1°C (5.6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-13) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -11 (-20) -13 (-23) -12 (-22) -10 (-18) -9 (-16) -9 (-16) -7 (-13) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -9 (-16)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -6 (-10) -9 (-16) -6 (-11) -5 (-8) -5 (-8) -4 (-7) -1 (-2) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) -4 (-7)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) 0 (0) 0 (0) -1 (-2) 0 (0) 0 (0) -1 (-2) 0 (0) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +1 (+1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -12 (0) -5 (0) -1 (0) -5 (0) -1 (0) +10 (+0) +60 (+2) +165 (+6) +134 (+5) +35 (+1) -11 (0) -12 (0) +359 (+14)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -0.5 ( -2) 0 ( 0) -0.5 ( -2) -0.5 ( -2) 0 ( 0) +1.5 (+5) +8.5 (+27) +14.5 (+47) +13 (+43) +5 (+16) -1.5 ( -5) -0.5 ( -2)   +39 (+11)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 23' +0h 14' +0h 02' -0h 10' -0h 21' -0h 26' -0h 24' -0h 14' -0h 02' +0h 10' +0h 21' +0h 26'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +7 +7 +7 +7 -3.9 -6.9 -3.9 +6.9 +6.9 +6.8 +6.9 +6.9   +4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -18 -1 +3 +7 +10 +8 +14 +13 +6 +5 -3 -7   +3.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -7.3 (-13) -3.1 (-6) -3 (-5) -3.5 (-6) -6.1 (-11) -3.6 (-6) -0.6 (-1) -1.1 (-2) -2.4 (-4) +0.2 (+0) -3.6 (-6) -3.3 (-6) -3.1 (-6)

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