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Dakar vs Keetmanshoop Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Keetmanshoop, Namibia is approximately 5,989 km or 3,721 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Keetmanshoop bearing 315.8° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 319.8° or NW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Keetmanshoop has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Keetmanshoop is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 3.5 °C (6.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7 °C (12.6°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 274.4 mm (10.8 in) more which is equivalent to 274.4 l/m² (6.73 US gal/ft²) or 2,744,000 l/ha (293,352 US gal/ac) more. About 3 as much.
  • There are 825 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 2h 15' less per day or about 4/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 9.2° higher in Dakar than in Keetmanshoop.
  • Relative humidity levels are 46% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 20.4°C (36.8°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-18) -9 (-16) -7 (-13) +-3 (-5) +2 (+4) +8 (+14) +9 (+16) +6 (+11) +3 (+5) +0 (0) +-4 (-7) -8 (-14) +-1 (-2)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -6 (-10) -4 (-6) +1 (+1) +6 (+11) +12 (+22) +14 (+25) +12 (+21) +8 (+14) +6 (+10) +2 (+3) -3 (-5) +3 (+6)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) 0 (0) +4 (+7) +10 (+18) +16 (+29) +19 (+34) +17 (+31) +13 (+23) +11 (+20) +7 (+13) +3 (+5) +8 (+14)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -16 (-1) -29 (-1) -34 (-1) -16 (-1) -5 (0) +8 (+0) +60 (+2) +164 (+6) +133 (+5) +31 (+1) -10 (0) -13 (0) +274 (+11)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -3.5 ( -11) -5.5 ( -19) -6 ( -19) -2.5 ( -8) -1.5 ( -5) +1 (+3) +8.5 (+27) +14.5 (+47) +12.5 (+42) +3 (+10) -2.5 ( -8) -2.5 ( -8)   +15.5 (+4)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -3h 27' -2h 05' -0h 13' -0h 08' -0h 11' -1h 00' -2h 30' -3h 54' -3h 24' -2h 50' -3h 12' -4h 05'   -2h 15'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 14' -1h 23' -0h 15' +0h 57' +1h 58' +2h 29' +2h 15' +1h 23' +0h 13' -0h 59' -2h 00' -2h 29'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -27.5 -9.1 +12.4 +35.6 +41.1 +41.3 +41.1 +35.8 +13 -9.6 -27.6 -35.1   +9.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +38 +38 +38 +43 +47 +43 +48 +57 +60 +57 +47 +37   +46.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +11.7 (+21) +9.8 (+18) +10.5 (+19) +15.4 (+28) +21 (+38) +24.5 (+44) +28.2 (+51) +30.1 (+54) +29.5 (+53) +27 (+49) +22.1 (+40) +15.4 (+28) +20.4 (+37)

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