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Dakar vs Kosti Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Kosti, Sudan is approximately 5,406 km or 3,359 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Kosti bearing 278.2° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 265.3° or W .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Kosti has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Kosti is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome.
  • The average temperature is 4.3 °C (7.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.6 °C (4.7°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 61.8 mm (2.4 in) more which is equivalent to 61.8 l/m² (1.52 US gal/ft²) or 618,000 l/ha (66,068 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.6° lower in Dakar than in Kosti.
  • Relative humidity levels are 20.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.6°C (4.7°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-6) -5 (-9) -9 (-15) -11 (-19) -10 (-19) -6 (-11) -1 (-2) -1 (-1) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) -4 (-8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +2 (+0) +1 (+0) +0 (+0) -1 (0) -12 (0) -33 (-1) -37 (-1) +45 (+2) +72 (+3) +26 (+1) -2 (0) +0 (+0) +62 (+2)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 05' -0h 03' -0h 00' +0h 02' +0h 04' +0h 05' +0h 05' +0h 03' +0h 00' -0h 02' -0h 04' -0h 05'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -1.6 -1.5 -1.5 -1.5 +1.5 +1.6 +1.5 -1.5 -1.6 -1.6 -1.6 -1.6   -0.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +16 +28 +34 +41 +36 +21 +8 +4 +9 +21 +20 +11   +20.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +2.2 (+4) +4.9 (+9) +4.1 (+7) +5 (+9) +1.9 (+3) +0.4 (+1) +0.8 (+1) +0.3 (+1) +1.2 (+2) +3.4 (+6) +4.7 (+8) +2.6 (+5) +2.6 (+5)

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