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Dakar vs Madrid (b) Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Madrid (b), Spain is approximately 3,155 km or 1,960 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Madrid (b) bearing 209.1° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 202.5° or SSW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Madrid (b) has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Madrid (b) is in or near the warm temperate thorn steppe biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 10 °C (18°F) warmer.
  • 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 42.8 mm (1.7 in) less which is equivalent to 42.8 l/m² (1.05 US gal/ft²) or 428,000 l/ha (45,756 US gal/ac) less. About 1 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 22.3° higher in Dakar than in Madrid (b).

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+27) +14 (+24) +11 (+20) +9 (+17) +7 (+13) +5 (+10) +3 (+6) +4 (+6) +7 (+12) +12 (+22) +17 (+30) +17 (+31) +10 (+18)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -43 (-2) -43 (-2) -33 (-1) -53 (-2) -40 (-2) -16 (-1) +48 (+2) +156 (+6) +105 (+4) -8 (0) -63 (-2) -51 (-2) -43 (-2)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 45' +1h 05' +0h 11' -0h 44' -1h 33' -1h 58' -1h 47' -1h 05' -0h 10' +0h 46' +1h 34' +1h 58'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +25.6 +25.6 +25.6 +25.7 +14.6 +8.3 +14.1 +25.6 +25.6 +25.5 +25.5 +25.6   +22.3

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