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Dakar vs Lexington, Va Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Lexington, Va, Usa is approximately 6,559 km or 4,076 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Lexington, Va bearing 95.2° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 125.5° or SE .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Lexington, Va has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Lexington, Va is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 11.4 °C (20.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 16.4 °C (29.5°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 548.8 mm (21.6 in) less which is equivalent to 548.8 l/m² (13.47 US gal/ft²) or 5,488,000 l/ha (586,704 US gal/ac) less. About 3/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 19.7° higher in Dakar than in Lexington, Va.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +18 (+33) +16 (+28) +10 (+17) +4 (+7) +1 (+1) +0 (+0) +-1 (-1) +0 (+0) +4 (+7) +9 (+17) +14 (+26) +18 (+33) +8 (+14)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +20 (+36) +18 (+33) +13 (+24) +9 (+15) +5 (+10) +4 (+8) +4 (+7) +4 (+8) +8 (+14) +14 (+24) +18 (+32) +21 (+37) +11 (+21)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +22 (+40) +21 (+38) +16 (+30) +13 (+24) +10 (+18) +9 (+15) +8 (+14) +8 (+15) +11 (+20) +18 (+32) +22 (+39) +23 (+41) +15 (+27)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -62 (-2) -71 (-3) -85 (-3) -72 (-3) -92 (-4) -71 (-3) -33 (-1) +84 (+3) +54 (+2) -53 (-2) -76 (-3) -74 (-3) -549 (-22)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 31' +0h 56' +0h 10' -0h 39' -1h 21' -1h 42' -1h 33' -0h 56' -0h 08' +0h 40' +1h 22' +1h 42'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +22.9 +22.9 +22.9 +23 +11.9 +5.7 +11.6 +23 +23.1 +22.9 +23 +23   +19.7

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