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Dakar vs Knoxville, Tn Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Knoxville, Tn, Usa is approximately 6,950 km or 4,319 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Knoxville, Tn bearing 91.3° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 123° or ESE .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Knoxville, Tn has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Knoxville, Tn is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 10.1 °C (18.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 16.1 °C (29°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 784.4 mm (30.9 in) less which is equivalent to 784.4 l/m² (19.25 US gal/ft²) or 7,844,000 l/ha (838,576 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 17.7° higher in Dakar than in Knoxville, Tn.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +17 (+31) +15 (+26) +9 (+16) +4 (+7) +1 (+1) +0 (0) +-1 (-1) +0 (-1) +3 (+5) +9 (+15) +14 (+24) +17 (+30) +7 (+13)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +19 (+34) +17 (+30) +12 (+21) +7 (+13) +4 (+8) +3 (+6) +3 (+5) +3 (+6) +6 (+10) +12 (+22) +17 (+30) +19 (+34) +10 (+18)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +20 (+37) +19 (+33) +14 (+26) +11 (+20) +8 (+15) +6 (+12) +6 (+11) +7 (+12) +9 (+16) +16 (+29) +20 (+36) +21 (+38) +13 (+24)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -104 (-4) -102 (-4) -129 (-5) -94 (-4) -104 (-4) -91 (-4) -58 (-2) +85 (+3) +56 (+2) -35 (-1) -94 (-4) -115 (-5) -784 (-31)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 21' +0h 50' +0h 09' -0h 34' -1h 12' -1h 31' -1h 23' -0h 50' -0h 07' +0h 36' +1h 13' +1h 31'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +21 +20.9 +20.9 +21 +10 +3.7 +9.6 +21.1 +21.1 +21 +21 +21   +17.7

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