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Dakar vs Minicoy Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Minicoy, Lakshadweep is approximately 9,843 km or 6,116 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Minicoy bearing 284.7° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 261.8° or W .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Minicoy has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • The average temperature is 3.6 °C (6.4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.2 °C (7.6°F) more in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1200.1 mm (47.2 in) less which is equivalent to 1200.1 l/m² (29.45 US gal/ft²) or 12,001,000 l/ha (1,282,987 US gal/ac) less. About 1/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2.1° lower in Dakar than in Minicoy.
  • Relative humidity levels are 10.7% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5.9°C (10.6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-10) -6 (-11) -7 (-12) -8 (-14) -6 (-11) -2 (-3) -1 (-1) 0 (-1) 0 (-1) -1 (-1) -2 (-3) -4 (-7) -3 (-6)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -6 (-12) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -6 (-11) -2 (-4) 0 (-1) 0 (0) -1 (-1) -1 (-1) -2 (-3) -4 (-7) -4 (-6)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -7 (-12) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -6 (-11) -2 (-4) 0 (0) +0 (+1) -1 (-1) -1 (-1) -1 (-2) -4 (-7) -4 (-6)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -11 (0) -22 (-1) -21 (-1) -60 (-2) -188 (-7) -283 (-11) -170 (-7) -76 (-3) -50 (-2) -110 (-4) -144 (-6) -67 (-3) -1200 (-47)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -2.5 ( -8) -1.5 ( -5) -2 ( -6) -3.5 ( -12) -11.5 ( -37) -19 ( -63) -10 ( -32) -1 ( -3) -1 ( -3) -8 ( -26) -9.5 ( -32) -4.5 ( -15)   -74 ( -20)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 20' -0h 12' -0h 02' +0h 08' +0h 18' +0h 22' +0h 20' +0h 12' +0h 02' -0h 09' -0h 18' -0h 22'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -6.4 -6.2 -6.2 +0.8 +6.3 +6.4 +6.4 +1.1 -6.4 -6.4 -6.5 -6.5   -2.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -19 -14 -9 -6 -6 -11 -8 -5 -4 -6 -16 -24   -10.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -10.4 (-19) -9.5 (-17) -9.2 (-17) -8.9 (-16) -7.2 (-13) -4.3 (-8) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) -1.4 (-3) -2 (-4) -5.2 (-9) -9.8 (-18) -5.9 (-11)

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