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Dakar vs Masvingo Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Masvingo, Zimbabwe is approximately 6,551 km or 4,071 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Masvingo bearing 302.4° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 304.9° or NW .
  • Both have a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Masvingo is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 4.9 °C (8.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.8 °C (5°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 201.5 mm (7.9 in) less which is equivalent to 201.5 l/m² (4.95 US gal/ft²) or 2,015,000 l/ha (215,417 US gal/ac) less. About 2/3 as much.
  • There are 60 more hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 0h 10' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.8° higher in Dakar than in Masvingo.
  • Relative humidity levels are 24.1% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 11.6°C (21°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-6) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) +-1 (-2) +2 (+3) +7 (+13) +8 (+15) +6 (+10) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +0 (+0) +-1 (-2) +1 (+2)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) 0 (-1) +2 (+4) +7 (+12) +12 (+22) +14 (+25) +11 (+20) +7 (+13) +5 (+9) +3 (+6) +1 (+1) +5 (+9)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (-1) +0 (+0) +1 (+3) +5 (+9) +11 (+20) +17 (+31) +20 (+35) +17 (+31) +13 (+23) +9 (+17) +7 (+12) +3 (+5) +9 (+15)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -126 (-5) -106 (-4) -66 (-3) -27 (-1) -12 (0) +5 (+0) +58 (+2) +158 (+6) +124 (+5) +8 (+0) -76 (-3) -140 (-6) -202 (-8)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -11.5 ( -37) -10.5 ( -37) -9 ( -29) -4.5 ( -15) -2.5 ( -8) -1 ( -3) +7 (+23) +13 (+42) +11 (+37) +1 (+3) -8.5 ( -28) -12.5 ( -40)   -28 ( -8)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +1h 17' +1h 24' +2h 23' +1h 30' +0h 54' +0h 14' -1h 03' -2h 27' -1h 52' -0h 30' +0h 12' +0h 01'   +0h 10'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 50' -1h 08' -0h 12' +0h 47' +1h 37' +2h 02' +1h 51' +1h 09' +0h 10' -0h 49' -1h 39' -2h 03'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -32 -15.3 +5.9 +29.2 +34.7 +34.8 +34.6 +29.3 +6.6 -15.8 -31.6 -34.8   +3.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +3 +5 +13 +22 +31 +31 +35 +43 +48 +41 +18 +0   +24.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -0.9 (-2) +0.2 (+0) +3.1 (+6) +7.9 (+14) +14.8 (+27) +20 (+36) +22.8 (+41) +23.1 (+42) +22.1 (+40) +17.6 (+32) +8.2 (+15) +0.8 (+1) +11.6 (+21)

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