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Dakar vs Madison, Wisconsin Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Madison, Wisconsin, Usa is approximately 7,428 km or 4,616 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Madison, Wisconsin bearing 91.3° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 131° or SE .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Madison, Wisconsin has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Madison, Wisconsin is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 17 °C (30.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 24.1 °C (43.4°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 371.4 mm (14.6 in) less which is equivalent to 371.4 l/m² (9.12 US gal/ft²) or 3,714,000 l/ha (397,051 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • There are 416 more hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 1h 09' more per day or about 1 1/6 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 25° higher in Dakar than in Madison, Wisconsin.
  • Relative humidity levels are 5.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 17.3°C (31.1°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +29 (+52) +26 (+47) +20 (+35) +11 (+20) +6 (+10) +3 (+6) +2 (+4) +4 (+6) +8 (+15) +15 (+26) +22 (+40) +28 (+51) +14 (+26)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +30 (+54) +27 (+49) +21 (+37) +14 (+25) +9 (+17) +7 (+13) +6 (+10) +7 (+13) +12 (+21) +18 (+32) +24 (+43) +29 (+53) +17 (+31)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +31 (+55) +29 (+51) +22 (+40) +17 (+30) +13 (+24) +11 (+19) +10 (+17) +11 (+20) +15 (+27) +21 (+37) +26 (+47) +30 (+55) +20 (+35)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -25 (-1) -26 (-1) -55 (-2) -72 (-3) -79 (-3) -83 (-3) -26 (-1) +62 (+2) +49 (+2) -18 (-1) -52 (-2) -46 (-2) -371 (-15)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -8.5 ( -27) -7.5 ( -27) -10 ( -32) -9.5 ( -32) -10.5 ( -34) -9 ( -30) +1 (+3) +6 (+19) +4 (+13) -2 ( -6) -7.5 ( -25) -7.5 ( -24)   -61 ( -17)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +3h 36' +3h 06' +2h 54' +3h 04' +0h 54' -1h 24' -3h 23' -3h 01' -1h 18' +1h 23' +4h 06' +3h 52'   +1h 09'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 01' +1h 14' +0h 13' -0h 51' -1h 47' -2h 16' -2h 03' -1h 14' -0h 11' +0h 53' +1h 48' +2h 16'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +28.3 +28.2 +28.2 +28.3 +17.3 +11 +16.9 +28.4 +28.4 +28.3 +28.3 +28.3   +25
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -17 -10 -1 +13 +16 +13 +19 +20 +19 +16 -5 -20   +5.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +24.2 (+44) +23.3 (+42) +18.8 (+34) +16.2 (+29) +12.7 (+23) +9.9 (+18) +10.4 (+19) +11.8 (+21) +15.5 (+28) +20.4 (+37) +21.2 (+38) +22.6 (+41) +17.3 (+31)

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