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Dakar vs Maracay Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Maracay, Venezuela is approximately 5,457 km or 3,391 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Maracay bearing 79.3° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 90.9° or E .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Maracay has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Maracay is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 0.5 °C (0.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.8 °C (6.8°F) more in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 488.1 mm (19.2 in) less which is equivalent to 488.1 l/m² (11.98 US gal/ft²) or 4,881,000 l/ha (521,811 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • There are 50 more hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 0h 08' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.6° lower in Dakar than in Maracay.
  • Relative humidity levels are 9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.5°C (4.4°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-12) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -6 (-10) +-1 (-3) +0 (0) +0 (-1) +-1 (-1) +-1 (-2) +-2 (-4) -4 (-8) -4 (-7)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -3 (-6) -4 (-8) -5 (-9) -3 (-5) +1 (+2) +3 (+6) +3 (+6) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +1 (+3) 0 (-1) 0 (-1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-1) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -3 (-6) -2 (-3) +2 (+4) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +3 (+6) +2 (+3) +1 (+2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -2 (0) -3 (0) -7 (0) -45 (-2) -105 (-4) -123 (-5) -69 (-3) -7 (0) -1 (0) -62 (-2) -51 (-2) -15 (-1) -488 (-19)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -2.5 ( -8) -1.5 ( -5) -1 ( -3) -5.5 ( -18) -13.5 ( -44) -15 ( -50) -9 ( -29) -5 ( -16) -2 ( -7) -8 ( -26) -7.5 ( -25) -4.5 ( -15)   -75 ( -20)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -1h 09' -1h 10' +0h 27' +2h 06' +2h 36' +1h 46' +0h 03' -1h 19' -0h 44' +0h 05' +0h 06' -1h 11'   +0h 08'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 14' -0h 09' -0h 01' +0h 06' +0h 12' +0h 16' +0h 14' +0h 09' +0h 01' -0h 06' -0h 12' -0h 16'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -4.5 -4.5 -4.5 -1 +4.4 +4.5 +4.4 -0.9 -4.4 -4.4 -4.5 -4.5   -1.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -16 -8 -3 -1 -4 -9 -9 -6 -5 -8 -17 -22   -9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -6.4 (-12) -5.1 (-9) -4.9 (-9) -4.8 (-9) -3.8 (-7) -0.9 (-2) +1.2 (+2) +1.8 (+3) +1.3 (+2) +0.5 (+1) -2.6 (-5) -5.9 (-11) -2.5 (-5)

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