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Dakar vs Lake Hawea Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Lake Hawea, New Zealand is approximately 16,633 km or 10,336 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Lake Hawea bearing 167° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 9.5° or N .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Lake Hawea has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Lake Hawea is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 13.8 °C (24.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.2 °C (11.2°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 351.2 mm (13.8 in) less which is equivalent to 351.2 l/m² (8.62 US gal/ft²) or 3,512,000 l/ha (375,456 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 27.2° higher in Dakar than in Lake Hawea.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+8) +5 (+8) +7 (+12) +10 (+19) +16 (+28) +22 (+39) +24 (+42) +22 (+40) +19 (+34) +17 (+30) +13 (+24) +8 (+15) +14 (+25)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -59 (-2) -43 (-2) -72 (-3) -59 (-2) -67 (-3) -52 (-2) -4 (0) +96 (+4) +61 (+2) -36 (-1) -55 (-2) -62 (-2) -351 (-14)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 43' -2h 18' -0h 25' +1h 35' +3h 17' +4h 09' +3h 46' +2h 18' +0h 21' -1h 38' -3h 19' -4h 10'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -10 +8.7 +30.2 +53.5 +59.1 +59.3 +59.2 +54 +31.2 +8.4 -10 -17   +27.2

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