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Dakar vs Minneapolis, Minnesota Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Minneapolis, Minnesota, Usa is approximately 7,740 km or 4,810 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Minneapolis, Minnesota bearing 89.3° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 132.9° or SE .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Minneapolis, Minnesota has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Minneapolis, Minnesota is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 17.2 °C (31°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 27.8 °C (50°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 306.5 mm (12.1 in) less which is equivalent to 306.5 l/m² (7.52 US gal/ft²) or 3,065,000 l/ha (327,669 US gal/ac) less. About 4/7 as much.
  • There are 542 more hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 1h 29' more per day or about 1 2/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 26.8° higher in Dakar than in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
  • Relative humidity levels are 6.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 17.8°C (32°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +31 (+56) +28 (+50) +21 (+38) +11 (+21) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) +3 (+5) +9 (+15) +15 (+27) +24 (+43) +31 (+55) +15 (+27)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +32 (+58) +29 (+52) +22 (+39) +14 (+24) +8 (+15) +6 (+11) +4 (+8) +6 (+11) +11 (+20) +18 (+32) +25 (+46) +31 (+56) +17 (+31)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +33 (+60) +30 (+53) +22 (+40) +16 (+28) +11 (+20) +9 (+16) +8 (+14) +9 (+17) +14 (+25) +20 (+36) +27 (+48) +32 (+58) +19 (+35)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -22 (-1) -21 (-1) -49 (-2) -61 (-2) -85 (-3) -93 (-4) -29 (-1) +73 (+3) +65 (+3) -19 (-1) -39 (-2) -27 (-1) -307 (-12)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -7.5 ( -24) -6.5 ( -23) -10 ( -32) -8.5 ( -28) -10.5 ( -34) -10 ( -33) -1 ( -3) +5 (+16) +4 (+13) -3 ( -10) -7.5 ( -25) -7.5 ( -24)   -63 ( -17)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +3h 40' +2h 39' +3h 25' +2h 52' +1h 21' -0h 42' -2h 38' -2h 19' -0h 22' +1h 38' +4h 20' +4h 00'   +1h 29'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 12' +1h 21' +0h 14' -0h 56' -1h 57' -2h 29' -2h 14' -1h 21' -0h 12' +0h 58' +1h 58' +2h 29'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +30 +29.9 +30 +30.1 +19 +12.7 +18.6 +30.1 +30.2 +30 +30 +30.1   +26.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -17 -8 +1 +15 +20 +15 +19 +21 +21 +18 -6 -21   +6.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +26.4 (+48) +25 (+45) +20 (+36) +16.2 (+29) +12.8 (+23) +9.4 (+17) +9.1 (+16) +11 (+20) +15.7 (+28) +21 (+38) +22.1 (+40) +24.5 (+44) +17.8 (+32)

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