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Dakar vs La Romana Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and La Romana, Dominican Republic is approximately 5,487 km or 3,410 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from La Romana bearing 86.1° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 101.8° or ESE .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas La Romana has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas La Romana is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 2 °C (3.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.2 °C (5.8°F) more in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 459.6 mm (18.1 in) less which is equivalent to 459.6 l/m² (11.28 US gal/ft²) or 4,596,000 l/ha (491,343 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.8° higher in Dakar than in La Romana.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-8) -5 (-9) -6 (-10) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) -3 (-5) -4 (-6)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-6) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -4 (-8) -4 (-6) -1 (-3) 0 (-1) 0 (-1) -1 (-1) 0 (0) 0 (0) -2 (-3) -2 (-4)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) +0 (+0) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) +1 (+3) +1 (+3) 0 (0) 0 (-1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -30 (-1) -27 (-1) -28 (-1) -45 (-2) -90 (-4) -47 (-2) 0 (0) +59 (+2) +18 (+1) -128 (-5) -95 (-4) -47 (-2) -460 (-18)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 12' +0h 07' +0h 01' -0h 05' -0h 10' -0h 13' -0h 12' -0h 07' -0h 01' +0h 05' +0h 11' +0h 13'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +3.6 +3.6 +3.6 +3.6 -3.6 -3.6 -3.4 +3.7 +3.7 +3.7 +3.6 +3.6   +1.8

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