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Dakar vs Kuwait City Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Kuwait City, Kuwait is approximately 6,857 km or 4,261 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Kuwait City bearing 271.7° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 244.4° or WSW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Kuwait City has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Kuwait City is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 1.3 °C (2.4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 18.7 °C (33.7°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 305.6 mm (12 in) more which is equivalent to 305.6 l/m² (7.5 US gal/ft²) or 3,056,000 l/ha (326,707 US gal/ac) more. About 3 5/6 as much.
  • There are 296 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 0h 48' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 11.1° higher in Dakar than in Kuwait City.
  • Relative humidity levels are 10.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.6°C (3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+13) +4 (+8) +-1 (-1) -7 (-12) -13 (-23) -15 (-26) -14 (-24) -15 (-26) -12 (-22) -5 (-10) +2 (+4) +7 (+13) -5 (-9)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+15) +6 (+11) +2 (+3) -3 (-6) -9 (-15) -10 (-18) -10 (-18) -9 (-17) -6 (-11) 0 (-1) +6 (+11) +9 (+17) -1 (-2)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+18) +8 (+14) +4 (+7) 0 (-1) -4 (-7) -5 (-8) -4 (-8) -4 (-6) -1 (-1) +4 (+8) +9 (+17) +11 (+21) +2 (+4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -23 (-1) -15 (-1) -13 (-1) -14 (-1) -3 (0) +10 (+0) +61 (+2) +165 (+6) +134 (+5) +34 (+1) -13 (-1) -17 (-1) +306 (+12)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -2.5 ( -8) -0.5 ( -2) -2 ( -6) -1.5 ( -5) -0.5 ( -2) +2 (+7) +9 (+29) +15 (+48) +13 (+43) +5 (+16) -2.5 ( -8) -5.5 ( -18)   +29 (+8)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 01' -0h 16' +0h 44' +2h 06' -0h 23' -1h 26' -2h 38' -4h 30' -2h 44' -1h 48' +0h 30' +0h 48'   -0h 48'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 52' +0h 32' +0h 05' -0h 22' -0h 46' -0h 58' -0h 53' -0h 32' -0h 05' +0h 23' +0h 47' +0h 58'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +14.5 +14.5 +14.5 +14.5 +3.5 -2.9 +3 +14.3 +14.4 +14.3 +14.3 +14.4   +11.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -6 -1 +2 +12 +15 +20 +30 +29 +24 +12 +2 -13   +10.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +6.4 (+12) +5.5 (+10) +2.1 (+4) -0.1 (0) -4.2 (-8) -3.7 (-7) -0.4 (-1) -0.6 (-1) +0.4 (+1) +2.6 (+5) +6.2 (+11) +5.5 (+10) +1.6 (+3)

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