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Dakar vs Maradi Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Maradi, Niger is approximately 2,654 km or 1,649 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Maradi bearing 276° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 269.9° or W .
  • Both have a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • Both are in or near the tropical very dry forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 3.1 °C (5.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.6 °C (8.3°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 79.5 mm (3.1 in) less which is equivalent to 79.5 l/m² (1.95 US gal/ft²) or 795,000 l/ha (84,991 US gal/ac) less. About 5/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.5° lower in Dakar than in Maradi.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -9 (-15) -12 (-22) -15 (-27) -14 (-25) -8 (-14) -3 (-6) +-2 (-3) -4 (-7) -6 (-11) +-5 (-9) +-4 (-7) -7 (-13)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-1) -4 (-6) -7 (-13) -11 (-19) -10 (-17) -5 (-9) -1 (-1) +1 (+1) -1 (-2) -1 (-3) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) -3 (-6)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +1 (+3) -3 (-5) -6 (-11) -6 (-10) -2 (-4) +2 (+3) +3 (+5) +2 (+3) +4 (+6) +7 (+12) +7 (+12) +1 (+2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +2 (+0) +1 (+0) 0 (0) -4 (0) -18 (-1) -53 (-2) -89 (-3) -11 (0) +59 (+2) +31 (+1) +1 (+0) +0 (+0) -79 (-3)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 04' -0h 02' -0h 00' +0h 01' +0h 03' +0h 04' +0h 04' +0h 02' +0h 00' -0h 01' -0h 03' -0h 04'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -1.3 -1.2 -1.2 -1.2 +1.2 +1.3 +1.2 -1.2 -1.3 -1.3 -1.3 -1.3   -0.5

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