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Dakar vs Joensuu Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Joensuu, Finland is approximately 6,464 km or 4,017 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Joensuu bearing 236.6° or WSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 203.3° or SSW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Joensuu has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Joensuu is in or near the boreal wet forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 22.1 °C (39.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 21.5 °C (38.7°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 199.1 mm (7.8 in) less which is equivalent to 199.1 l/m² (4.89 US gal/ft²) or 1,991,000 l/ha (212,851 US gal/ac) less. About 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 44.5° higher in Dakar than in Joensuu.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +33 (+59) +32 (+57) +26 (+48) +21 (+37) +15 (+26) +12 (+21) +11 (+20) +14 (+24) +18 (+33) +24 (+43) +29 (+52) +32 (+57) +22 (+40)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -35 (-1) -28 (-1) -32 (-1) -35 (-1) -35 (-1) -51 (-2) -15 (-1) +81 (+3) +69 (+3) -22 (-1) -53 (-2) -45 (-2) -199 (-8)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +5h 36' +3h 12' +0h 34' -2h 10' -4h 49' -6h 32' -5h 43' -3h 13' -0h 29' +2h 15' +4h 53' +6h 32'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +47.8 +47.8 +47.9 +47.9 +36.8 +30.5 +36.3 +47.8 +47.8 +47.6 +47.6 +47.7   +44.5

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