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Dakar vs Nord Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Nord, Greenland is approximately 7,436 km or 4,621 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Nord bearing 180.9° or S and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 180.1° or S .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Nord has a tundra climate (ET).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Nord is in or near the polar desert biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 41.3 °C (74.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 27.5 °C (49.5°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 212.9 mm (8.4 in) more which is equivalent to 212.9 l/m² (5.23 US gal/ft²) or 2,129,000 l/ha (227,604 US gal/ac) more. About 2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 63.4° higher in Dakar than in Nord.
  • Relative humidity levels are 11.9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 37.1°C (66.8°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +52 (+94) +53 (+95) +53 (+95) +45 (+81) +33 (+59) +28 (+50) +24 (+43) +26 (+47) +37 (+67) +47 (+85) +51 (+92) +52 (+94) +42 (+75)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +52 (+94) +52 (+94) +52 (+94) +45 (+80) +33 (+59) +27 (+49) +25 (+44) +26 (+46) +36 (+65) +46 (+83) +51 (+92) +52 (+93) +41 (+74)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +51 (+92) +52 (+94) +51 (+92) +45 (+81) +33 (+59) +27 (+49) +24 (+43) +25 (+45) +35 (+63) +46 (+83) +51 (+92) +51 (+92) +41 (+74)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -10 (0) -12 (0) -14 (-1) -21 (-1) -10 (0) +0 (+0) +44 (+2) +143 (+6) +110 (+4) +18 (+1) -19 (-1) -17 (-1) +213 (+8)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -7.5 ( -24) -8.5 ( -30) -10 ( -32) -6.5 ( -22) -5.5 ( -18) -4 ( -13) +3 (+10) +7 (+23) +2 (+7) -7 ( -23) -12.5 ( -42) -10.5 ( -34)   -60 ( -17)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +11h 13' +11h 31' +2h 38' -9h 25' -11h 19' -11h 08' -11h 13' -11h 28' -2h 10' +9h 34' +11h 18' +11h 08'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +66.7 +66.5 +66.7 +66.8 +55.7 +49.4 +55.3 +66.7 +66.7 +66.5 +66.6 +66.8   +63.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -18 -12 -10 -8 -8 -13 -9 -7 -9 -9 -16 -23   -11.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +45.6 (+82) +47 (+85) +47.7 (+86) +41 (+74) +30 (+54) +23.3 (+42) +21.9 (+39) +23.4 (+42) +33.2 (+60) +42.7 (+77) +45.5 (+82) +43.9 (+79) +37.1 (+67)

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