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Dakar vs Kitale Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Kitale, Kenya is approximately 5,963 km or 3,706 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Kitale bearing 287.6° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 279.8° or W .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Kitale has a subtropical highland climate with no dry season (Cfb).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Kitale is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 5.9 °C (10.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.1 °C (7.4°F) more in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 846.2 mm (33.3 in) less which is equivalent to 846.2 l/m² (20.77 US gal/ft²) or 8,462,000 l/ha (904,644 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2.8° lower in Dakar than in Kitale.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Dakar relative to Kitale. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Kitale 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) +-1 (-1) +1 (+2) +5 (+9) +7 (+12) +6 (+11) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +1 (+2) +2 (+4)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+4) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +4 (+8) +8 (+15) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +8 (+14) +5 (+10) +6 (+11)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+12) +6 (+10) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +7 (+13) +11 (+20) +13 (+24) +14 (+25) +13 (+23) +13 (+23) +12 (+21) +10 (+17) +10 (+17)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -18 (-1) -51 (-2) -103 (-4) -190 (-7) -197 (-8) -91 (-4) -63 (-2) +14 (+1) +32 (+1) -54 (-2) -90 (-4) -34 (-1) -846 (-33)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 42' -0h 26' -0h 04' +0h 18' +0h 38' +0h 47' +0h 43' +0h 26' +0h 04' -0h 19' -0h 38' -0h 47'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -13.6 -13.4 -12.6 +8.1 +13.6 +13.7 +13.6 +8.3 -12.5 -13.4 -13.7 -13.8   -2.8

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