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Dakar vs Lisbon Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Lisbon, Portugal is approximately 2,790 km or 1,734 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Lisbon bearing 199.3° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 195.5° or SSW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Lisbon has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Lisbon is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 7.5 °C (13.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.9 °C (8.8°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 340.1 mm (13.4 in) less which is equivalent to 340.1 l/m² (8.35 US gal/ft²) or 3,401,000 l/ha (363,589 US gal/ac) less. About 5/9 as much.
  • There are 28 more hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 0h 05' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 20.6° higher in Dakar than in Lisbon.
  • Relative humidity levels are 5% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6.1°C (10.9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+19) +9 (+17) +7 (+13) +6 (+11) +4 (+8) +4 (+8) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +4 (+6) +8 (+14) +11 (+20) +12 (+22) +7 (+12)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+17) +9 (+16) +7 (+13) +6 (+12) +6 (+10) +6 (+10) +5 (+9) +5 (+8) +5 (+10) +9 (+15) +12 (+21) +12 (+21) +8 (+14)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +7 (+12) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +9 (+17) +12 (+21) +11 (+20) +8 (+15)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -108 (-4) -110 (-4) -69 (-3) -64 (-3) -38 (-1) -11 (0) +56 (+2) +159 (+6) +108 (+4) -43 (-2) -113 (-4) -108 (-4) -340 (-13)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -14.5 ( -47) -11.5 ( -41) -14 ( -45) -9.5 ( -32) -9.5 ( -31) -3 ( -10) +7 (+23) +13 (+42) +7 (+23) -4 ( -13) -12.5 ( -42) -14.5 ( -47)   -66 ( -18)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +2h 50' +2h 11' +3h 05' +1h 16' -0h 05' -2h 26' -4h 50' -5h 01' -2h 02' +0h 44' +2h 42' +2h 40'   +0h 05'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 36' +0h 59' +0h 10' -0h 41' -1h 25' -1h 48' -1h 37' -0h 59' -0h 09' +0h 42' +1h 26' +1h 48'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +23.9 +23.9 +23.9 +24 +12.9 +6.6 +12.4 +23.9 +23.9 +23.8 +23.8 +23.9   +20.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -25 -18 -8 -2 +4 +3 +8 +14 +8 +0 -16 -27   -4.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +3.5 (+6) +4.3 (+8) +5.2 (+9) +5.6 (+10) +6.2 (+11) +6.2 (+11) +6.8 (+12) +7.8 (+14) +6.9 (+12) +8.1 (+15) +7.4 (+13) +4.8 (+9) +6.1 (+11)

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