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Dakar vs Malaga, Costa del Sol Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Malaga, Costa del Sol, Spain is approximately 2,760 km or 1,715 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Malaga, Costa del Sol bearing 211.2° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 205.5° or SSW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Malaga, Costa del Sol has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Malaga, Costa del Sol is in or near the warm temperate thorn steppe biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 6.4 °C (11.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.6 °C (11.9°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 168.8 mm (6.6 in) less which is equivalent to 168.8 l/m² (4.14 US gal/ft²) or 1,688,000 l/ha (180,458 US gal/ac) less. About 5/7 as much.
  • There are 139 more hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 0h 23' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 18.6° higher in Dakar than in Malaga, Costa del Sol.
  • Relative humidity levels are 0% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6°C (10.8°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +6 (+11) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +0 (0) +2 (+4) +6 (+11) +9 (+16) +10 (+18) +5 (+9)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +8 (+15) +7 (+13) +6 (+10) +4 (+8) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +4 (+7) +8 (+14) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +6 (+11)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +6 (+11) +6 (+11) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +8 (+14) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +7 (+12)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -81 (-3) -74 (-3) -59 (-2) -39 (-2) -22 (-1) -3 (0) +59 (+2) +159 (+6) +120 (+5) -17 (-1) -114 (-4) -97 (-4) -169 (-7)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -5.5 ( -18) -5.5 ( -19) -7 ( -23) -5.5 ( -18) -3.5 ( -11) +1 (+3) +9 (+29) +14 (+45) +11 (+37) 0 ( 0) -6.5 ( -22) -6.5 ( -21)   -5 ( -1)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +2h 03' +2h 18' +3h 32' +2h 14' -0h 01' -2h 54' -4h 03' -4h 01' -0h 50' +1h 27' +2h 34' +2h 25'   +0h 23'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 26' +0h 53' +0h 09' -0h 36' -1h 16' -1h 36' -1h 27' -0h 53' -0h 08' +0h 38' +1h 17' +1h 36'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +21.9 +21.8 +21.9 +21.9 +10.9 +4.5 +10.4 +21.8 +21.9 +21.8 +21.8 +21.9   +18.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -15 -9 -5 +3 +7 +9 +9 +12 +10 +5 -8 -18   +0
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +4.7 (+8) +5.6 (+10) +5.5 (+10) +6.2 (+11) +5.6 (+10) +6 (+11) +4.8 (+9) +4.9 (+9) +6 (+11) +8.7 (+16) +8.4 (+15) +5.8 (+10) +6 (+11)

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