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Dakar vs Kowloon, Hong Kong Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Kowloon, Hong Kong, Hong Kong is approximately 13,332 km or 8,285 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Kowloon, Hong Kong bearing 303.6° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 232.9° or SW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Kowloon, Hong Kong has a humid subtropical climate with dry winters (Cwa).
  • The average annual temperature is 1.3 °C (2.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.5 °C (11.7°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1802.1 mm (70.9 in) less which is equivalent to 1802.1 l/m² (44.23 US gal/ft²) or 18,021,000 l/ha (1,926,565 US gal/ac) less. About 1/5 as much.
  • There are 1087 more hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 2h 59' more per day or about 1 5/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 4.5° higher in Dakar than in Kowloon, Hong Kong.
  • Relative humidity levels are 13.8% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.7°C (3.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+12) +6 (+12) +4 (+7) 0 (+0) -3 (-5) -1 (-2) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) 0 (-1) +2 (+4) +5 (+9) +7 (+12) +2 (+3)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) -1 (-1) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -1 (-1) +2 (+3) +5 (+8) +6 (+11) +1 (+3)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+6) +3 (+6) +1 (+1) -2 (-4) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) -2 (-3) +1 (+2) +4 (+7) +5 (+8) +0 (+0)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -21 (-1) -47 (-2) -67 (-3) -162 (-6) -316 (-12) -366 (-14) -264 (-10) -226 (-9) -166 (-7) -108 (-4) -34 (-1) -27 (-1) -1802 (-71)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -5.5 ( -18) -7.5 ( -27) -11 ( -35) -11.5 ( -38) -15.5 ( -50) -19 ( -63) -10 ( -32) -2 ( -6) -2 ( -7) -3 ( -10) -4.5 ( -15) -4.5 ( -15)   -96 ( -26)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +3h 21' +5h 05' +6h 40' +6h 16' +4h 34' +3h 14' +0h 27' -0h 00' +0h 40' +1h 07' +2h 14' +2h 13'   +2h 59'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 26' +0h 16' +0h 02' -0h 11' -0h 23' -0h 29' -0h 26' -0h 16' -0h 02' +0h 11' +0h 23' +0h 29'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +7.6 +7.7 +7.7 +7.7 -3.3 -7.5 -3.6 +7.4 +7.4 +7.4 +7.4 +7.5   +4.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -18 -20 -22 -18 -15 -16 -12 -10 -6 +0 -10 -18   -13.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +0.6 (+1) +0.4 (+1) -2.2 (-4) -4.5 (-8) -6 (-11) -5.1 (-9) -3.8 (-7) -2.9 (-5) -1.8 (-3) +1.7 (+3) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) -1.7 (-3)

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