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Dakar vs Kassala Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Kassala, Sudan is approximately 5,771 km or 3,586 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Kassala bearing 276.8° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 261.7° or W .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Kassala has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Kassala is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 5.3 °C (9.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.1 °C (3.8°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 161.7 mm (6.4 in) more which is equivalent to 161.7 l/m² (3.97 US gal/ft²) or 1,617,000 l/ha (172,868 US gal/ac) more. About 1 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.3° higher in Dakar than in Kassala.
  • Relative humidity levels are 23% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.3°C (4.1°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) -8 (-15) -10 (-19) -11 (-19) -7 (-12) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) -3 (-6) -5 (-8) -3 (-6) -3 (-5) -5 (-9)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +2 (+0) +1 (+0) 0 (0) -2 (0) -8 (0) -18 (-1) -16 (-1) +80 (+3) +94 (+4) +27 (+1) +0 (+0) +0 (+0) +162 (+6)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 02' +0h 01' +0h 00' -0h 01' -0h 02' -0h 02' -0h 02' -0h 01' -0h 00' +0h 01' +0h 02' +0h 02'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +0.7 +0.8 +0.8 +0.8 -0.8 -0.7 -0.7 +0.7 +0.7 +0.7 +0.7 +0.7   +0.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +9 +20 +30 +40 +40 +30 +16 +15 +21 +30 +20 +6   +23.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -1.1 (-2) +1.4 (+3) +2.4 (+4) +4.5 (+8) +3.5 (+6) +3 (+5) +1.8 (+3) +2.2 (+4) +2.2 (+4) +4.5 (+8) +3.3 (+6) -0.5 (-1) +2.3 (+4)

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