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Dakar vs Nicosia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Nicosia, Cyprus is approximately 5,530 km or 3,436 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Nicosia bearing 259.1° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 236.1° or SW .
  • Both have a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Nicosia is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 5.1 °C (9.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 12.5 °C (22.5°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 67.9 mm (2.7 in) more which is equivalent to 67.9 l/m² (1.67 US gal/ft²) or 679,000 l/ha (72,590 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/5 as much.
  • There are 311 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 0h 50' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 17.1° higher in Dakar than in Nicosia.
  • Relative humidity levels are 4.1% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6.1°C (10.9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +6 (+11) +1 (+2) +-3 (-5) -5 (-9) -7 (-13) -7 (-13) +-3 (-5) +2 (+4) +7 (+13) +10 (+18) +2 (+3)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+20) +11 (+19) +8 (+14) +5 (+8) +2 (+3) 0 (0) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) +2 (+3) +6 (+11) +10 (+18) +12 (+21) +5 (+9)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +12 (+22) +10 (+18) +8 (+14) +6 (+11) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +6 (+11) +10 (+18) +13 (+23) +13 (+23) +9 (+15)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -74 (-3) -44 (-2) -36 (-1) -18 (-1) -21 (-1) +1 (+0) +60 (+2) +163 (+6) +124 (+5) +12 (+0) -32 (-1) -68 (-3) +68 (+3)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -13.5 ( -44) -9.5 ( -34) -8 ( -26) -3.5 ( -12) -2.5 ( -8) +1 (+3) +8.5 (+27) +14.5 (+47) +12 (+40) +1 (+3) -5.5 ( -18) -10.5 ( -34)   -16 ( -5)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +2h 32' +1h 41' +2h 19' +0h 48' -1h 19' -4h 02' -5h 29' -5h 42' -3h 36' -0h 56' +1h 20' +2h 19'   -0h 50'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 18' +0h 48' +0h 08' -0h 33' -1h 09' -1h 28' -1h 19' -0h 48' -0h 07' +0h 34' +1h 10' +1h 28'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +20.4 +20.4 +20.4 +20.4 +9.4 +3 +8.9 +20.3 +20.3 +20.2 +20.3 +20.4   +17.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -22 -12 -6 +7 +18 +9 +24 +25 +22 +15 -6 -24   +4.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +5.4 (+10) +7.2 (+13) +6.2 (+11) +5.9 (+11) +6 (+11) +2.3 (+4) +5.2 (+9) +5.2 (+9) +7 (+13) +9.3 (+17) +8 (+14) +5.2 (+9) +6.1 (+11)

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