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Dakar vs Kafironda Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Kafironda, Zambia is approximately 5,870 km or 3,648 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Kafironda bearing 299.8° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 298.9° or WNW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Kafironda has a humid subtropical climate with dry winters (Cwa).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Kafironda is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 5.2 °C (9.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.6 °C (2.9°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 896.2 mm (35.3 in) less which is equivalent to 896.2 l/m² (21.99 US gal/ft²) or 8,962,000 l/ha (958,097 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.1° lower in Dakar than in Kafironda.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +-2 (-4) +-3 (-5) +-3 (-5) +-3 (-5) +-1 (-3) +3 (+6) +4 (+7) +2 (+3) +-1 (-2) +-2 (-3) +-1 (-1) +-1 (-1) +-1 (-1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+1) +0 (+1) +0 (+0) +2 (+3) +6 (+11) +12 (+21) +13 (+24) +11 (+19) +6 (+11) +5 (+8) +4 (+8) +3 (+6) +5 (+9)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+1) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) +5 (+9) +12 (+22) +19 (+35) +22 (+39) +19 (+34) +14 (+26) +10 (+19) +7 (+13) +3 (+6) +10 (+17)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -312 (-12) -222 (-9) -200 (-8) -68 (-3) -6 (0) +10 (+0) +60 (+2) +164 (+6) +132 (+5) +0 (+0) -165 (-7) -290 (-11) -896 (-35)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 25' -0h 53' -0h 09' +0h 36' +1h 15' +1h 35' +1h 26' +0h 53' +0h 08' -0h 38' -1h 16' -1h 35'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -26.9 -21.5 -1.5 +21.7 +27.2 +27.3 +27.2 +21.9 -0.8 -21.6 -26.8 -27.4   -0.1

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