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Dakar vs Meknes Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Meknes, Morocco is approximately 2,447 km or 1,520 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Meknes bearing 212.4° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 207.4° or SSW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Meknes has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Meknes is in or near the warm temperate thorn steppe biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 7.3 °C (13.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8.6 °C (15.5°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 195 mm (7.7 in) less which is equivalent to 195 l/m² (4.79 US gal/ft²) or 1,950,000 l/ha (208,468 US gal/ac) less. About 2/3 as much.
  • There are 93 more hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 0h 16' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 15.8° higher in Dakar than in Meknes.
  • Relative humidity levels are 1.1% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6.7°C (12.1°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+18) +8 (+14) +6 (+11) +4 (+7) +1 (+2) +-1 (-2) +-4 (-7) +-4 (-7) +0 (0) +5 (+9) +9 (+16) +11 (+20) +4 (+7)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+19) +10 (+17) +8 (+15) +7 (+13) +5 (+10) +5 (+9) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +4 (+7) +8 (+15) +12 (+21) +13 (+23) +7 (+13)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +12 (+22) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +9 (+16) +12 (+22) +14 (+25) +14 (+25) +10 (+19)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -87 (-3) -83 (-3) -78 (-3) -74 (-3) -42 (-2) -2 (0) +58 (+2) +163 (+6) +120 (+5) -10 (0) -79 (-3) -81 (-3) -195 (-8)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -8.5 ( -27) -7.5 ( -27) -11 ( -35) -8.5 ( -28) -5.5 ( -18) -1 ( -3) +8 (+26) +14 (+45) +10 (+33) -2 ( -6) -7.5 ( -25) -9.5 ( -31)   -29 ( -8)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +2h 32' +2h 20' +2h 42' +2h 08' -0h 01' -1h 52' -4h 17' -4h 25' -1h 56' +0h 38' +2h 40' +2h 44'   +0h 16'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 12' +0h 45' +0h 08' -0h 31' -1h 04' -1h 21' -1h 13' -0h 45' -0h 07' +0h 32' +1h 05' +1h 21'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +19.1 +19.1 +19.1 +19.1 +8.1 +1.8 +7.6 +19.1 +19.1 +19 +19 +19.1   +15.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -22 -13 -8 -3 +5 +7 +15 +20 +14 +6 -11 -23   -1.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +5.2 (+9) +6.1 (+11) +5.9 (+11) +6.1 (+11) +6.2 (+11) +6.3 (+11) +6 (+11) +7.1 (+13) +7.2 (+13) +9.3 (+17) +8.7 (+16) +6.6 (+12) +6.7 (+12)

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