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Dakar vs Meridian, Mississippi Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Meridian, Mississippi, Usa is approximately 7,395 km or 4,595 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Meridian, Mississippi bearing 87° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 119.3° or ESE .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Meridian, Mississippi has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Meridian, Mississippi is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 6 °C (10.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 12 °C (21.6°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 934.1 mm (36.8 in) less which is equivalent to 934.1 l/m² (22.93 US gal/ft²) or 9,341,000 l/ha (998,615 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • There are 363 more hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 1h 00' more per day or about 1 1/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 14.2° higher in Dakar than in Meridian, Mississippi.
  • Relative humidity levels are 11.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 8.5°C (15.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Dakar relative to Meridian, Mississippi. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Meridian, Mississippi 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) +5 (+9) +0 (0) +-3 (-5) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) +-1 (-2) +4 (+7) +9 (+16) +11 (+20) +3 (+5)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +11 (+19) +8 (+14) +4 (+6) +1 (+1) -1 (-1) 0 (0) 0 (0) +3 (+5) +9 (+15) +14 (+24) +15 (+26) +6 (+11)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +14 (+25) +13 (+23) +10 (+18) +7 (+13) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +6 (+11) +13 (+23) +18 (+32) +18 (+32) +10 (+17)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -117 (-5) -129 (-5) -160 (-6) -135 (-5) -98 (-4) -94 (-4) -97 (-4) +76 (+3) +50 (+2) -19 (-1) -78 (-3) -135 (-5) -934 (-37)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -9.5 ( -31) -9.5 ( -34) -10 ( -32) -7.5 ( -25) -7.5 ( -24) -7 ( -23) -4 ( -13) +6 (+19) +6 (+20) 0 ( 0) -6.5 ( -22) -10.5 ( -34)   -60 ( -17)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +3h 13' +3h 23' +3h 03' +2h 04' +0h 23' -1h 06' -1h 21' -2h 19' -1h 02' +0h 07' +2h 26' +3h 11'   +1h 00'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 05' +0h 40' +0h 07' -0h 28' -0h 58' -1h 13' -1h 06' -0h 40' -0h 06' +0h 29' +0h 59' +1h 13'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +17.5 +17.4 +17.5 +17.5 +6.5 +0.2 +6.1 +17.6 +17.6 +17.5 +17.5 +17.5   +14.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -5 +3 +10 +16 +19 +16 +14 +20 +21 +21 +9 -8   +11.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +9.9 (+18) +10.6 (+19) +9.6 (+17) +7.4 (+13) +5.3 (+10) +3.8 (+7) +3.6 (+6) +5 (+9) +7.6 (+14) +13.3 (+24) +15 (+27) +11.4 (+21) +8.5 (+15)

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