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Dakar vs New Orleans, Louisiana Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and New Orleans, Louisiana, Usa is approximately 7,555 km or 4,695 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from New Orleans, Louisiana bearing 85.2° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 116.8° or ESE .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas New Orleans, Louisiana has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas New Orleans, Louisiana is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 4.3 °C (7.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10.5 °C (18.9°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1158.9 mm (45.6 in) less which is equivalent to 1158.9 l/m² (28.44 US gal/ft²) or 11,589,000 l/ha (1,238,941 US gal/ac) less. About 1/4 as much.
  • There are 416 more hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 1h 09' more per day or about 1 1/6 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 11.9° higher in Dakar than in New Orleans, Louisiana.
  • Relative humidity levels are 4.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5.2°C (9.3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +7 (+13) +3 (+5) +-1 (-1) -3 (-6) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) +0 (-1) +4 (+7) +7 (+13) +9 (+16) +2 (+4)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+19) +9 (+15) +5 (+8) +1 (+2) -1 (-1) -1 (-1) 0 (0) 0 (0) +1 (+3) +6 (+12) +10 (+18) +11 (+20) +4 (+8)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+21) +10 (+18) +6 (+11) +3 (+6) +2 (+3) +1 (+3) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +3 (+6) +9 (+17) +12 (+22) +13 (+23) +6 (+11)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -126 (-5) -152 (-6) -125 (-5) -114 (-4) -115 (-5) -138 (-5) -95 (-4) +8 (+0) -6 (0) -40 (-2) -111 (-4) -146 (-6) -1159 (-46)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -9.5 ( -31) -8.5 ( -30) -9 ( -29) -6.5 ( -22) -7.5 ( -24) -9 ( -30) -5 ( -16) +1 (+3) +3 (+10) -1 ( -3) -6.5 ( -22) -9.5 ( -31)   -68 ( -19)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +2h 54' +3h 06' +2h 56' +2h 12' +0h 54' -0h 28' -0h 17' -1h 56' -0h 32' +0h 09' +2h 12' +2h 36'   +1h 09'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 55' +0h 34' +0h 06' -0h 23' -0h 49' -1h 02' -0h 56' -0h 34' -0h 05' +0h 24' +0h 50' +1h 02'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +15.1 +15.1 +15.1 +15.2 +4.1 -2.1 +3.8 +15.2 +15.3 +15.2 +15.2 +15.2   +11.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -10 -2 +5 +9 +12 +9 +6 +11 +12 +15 +3 -13   +4.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +7.2 (+13) +7.6 (+14) +5.6 (+10) +3.3 (+6) +2.2 (+4) +1.6 (+3) +1.3 (+2) +2.6 (+5) +4.2 (+8) +9.7 (+17) +10 (+18) +7 (+13) +5.2 (+9)

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