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Dakar vs Ouarzazate Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Ouarzazate, Morocco is approximately 2,101 km or 1,306 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Ouarzazate bearing 213.3° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 209.2° or SSW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Ouarzazate has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Ouarzazate is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The average temperature is 5.4 °C (9.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 13.7 °C (24.7°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 300.7 mm (11.8 in) more which is equivalent to 300.7 l/m² (7.38 US gal/ft²) or 3,007,000 l/ha (321,468 US gal/ac) more. About 3 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 12.9° higher in Dakar than in Ouarzazate.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+21) +9 (+16) +6 (+11) +4 (+7) +1 (+2) +0 (+0) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) +2 (+4) +8 (+14) +12 (+22) +14 (+25) +5 (+10)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -11 (0) -12 (0) -7 (0) -7 (0) -6 (0) +8 (+0) +59 (+2) +160 (+6) +121 (+5) +24 (+1) -18 (-1) -9 (0) +301 (+12)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 59' +0h 37' +0h 06' -0h 25' -0h 52' -1h 06' -1h 00' -0h 37' -0h 05' +0h 26' +0h 53' +1h 06'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +16.1 +16.1 +16.1 +16.2 +5.1 -1.2 +4.7 +16.1 +16.2 +16.1 +16.1 +16.1   +12.9

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