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Dakar vs Mexico City Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Mexico City, Mexico is approximately 8,618 km or 5,355 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Mexico City bearing 78.6° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 107.1° or ESE .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Mexico City has a subtropical highland climate with dry winters (Cwb).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Mexico City is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 8.4 °C (15.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.5 °C (2.7°F) more in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 296.1 mm (11.7 in) less which is equivalent to 296.1 l/m² (7.27 US gal/ft²) or 2,961,000 l/ha (316,551 US gal/ac) less. About 4/7 as much.
  • There are 453 more hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 1h 14' more per day or about 1 1/6 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2.4° higher in Dakar than in Mexico City.
  • Relative humidity levels are 6.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 9.6°C (17.3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) +-1 (-2) +-2 (-4) +0 (0) +4 (+7) +7 (+13) +6 (+11) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +6 (+11) +4 (+7)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +8 (+14) +7 (+12) +5 (+8) +4 (+6) +5 (+9) +8 (+14) +11 (+19) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +12 (+21) +13 (+23) +11 (+19) +8 (+15)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +11 (+20) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +10 (+18) +12 (+22) +14 (+25) +14 (+25) +13 (+23) +15 (+27) +17 (+31) +15 (+27) +13 (+23)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -6 (0) -3 (0) -9 (0) -23 (-1) -56 (-2) -101 (-4) -100 (-4) +16 (+1) +15 (+1) -9 (0) -15 (-1) -7 (0) -296 (-12)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -1.5 ( -5) -2.5 ( -9) -4 ( -13) -5.5 ( -18) -13.5 ( -44) -15 ( -50) -13 ( -42) -7 ( -23) -7 ( -23) -6 ( -19) -2.5 ( -8) -2.5 ( -8)   -80 ( -22)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 46' +0h 36' +1h 15' +1h 58' +1h 50' +1h 32' +1h 07' +0h 05' +1h 42' +1h 56' +1h 32' +0h 30'   +1h 14'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 15' +0h 09' +0h 01' -0h 06' -0h 13' -0h 17' -0h 15' -0h 09' -0h 01' +0h 07' +0h 14' +0h 17'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +4.6 +4.6 +4.5 +4.6 -4.4 -4.6 -4.1 +4.7 +4.8 +4.7 +4.6 +4.6   +2.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +0 +8 +18 +22 +18 +10 +4 +3 +1 +4 -1 -9   +6.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +7.4 (+13) +8.1 (+15) +9.2 (+17) +9.2 (+17) +9.2 (+17) +10 (+18) +11 (+20) +10.3 (+19) +9.9 (+18) +11.9 (+21) +11.5 (+21) +7.4 (+13) +9.6 (+17)

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