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Dakar vs Madinah Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Madinah, Saudi Arabia is approximately 6,049 km or 3,759 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Madinah bearing 271° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 250.1° or WSW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Madinah has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Madinah is in or near the subtropical desert scrub biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 3.6 °C (6.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11.8 °C (21.2°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 363.8 mm (14.3 in) more which is equivalent to 363.8 l/m² (8.93 US gal/ft²) or 3,638,000 l/ha (388,926 US gal/ac) more. About 8 2/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 6.5° higher in Dakar than in Madinah.
  • Relative humidity levels are 40.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 12.4°C (22.3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+6) +1 (+2) -3 (-5) -6 (-11) -9 (-17) -10 (-18) -9 (-15) -8 (-15) -7 (-13) -2 (-4) +3 (+5) +5 (+8) -4 (-6)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -6 (0) 0 (0) -8 (0) -11 (0) -4 (0) +10 (+0) +60 (+2) +164 (+6) +134 (+5) +36 (+1) -8 (0) -3 (0) +364 (+14)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 34' +0h 21' +0h 03' -0h 14' -0h 30' -0h 38' -0h 34' -0h 21' -0h 03' +0h 15' +0h 30' +0h 38'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +9.8 +9.8 +9.8 +9.9 -1.2 -7.5 -1.5 +9.7 +9.7 +9.7 +9.7 +9.8   +6.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +17 +26 +35 +41 +53 +56 +55 +58 +58 +51 +25 +12   +40.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +8.4 (+15) +9.3 (+17) +9.5 (+17) +8.7 (+16) +13.1 (+24) +16.8 (+30) +15.6 (+28) +15.7 (+28) +16.4 (+30) +16.7 (+30) +10.4 (+19) +8 (+14) +12.4 (+22)

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