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Dakar vs Oulu Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Oulu, Finland is approximately 6,444 km or 4,004 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Oulu bearing 230.9° or SW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 199.9° or SSW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Oulu has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Oulu is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 22.3 °C (40.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 20.6 °C (37.1°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 20.1 mm (0.8 in) less which is equivalent to 20.1 l/m² (0.49 US gal/ft²) or 201,000 l/ha (21,488 US gal/ac) less. About 1 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 46.7° higher in Dakar than in Oulu.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +32 (+58) +31 (+57) +27 (+48) +21 (+38) +16 (+28) +13 (+23) +12 (+21) +14 (+25) +19 (+33) +24 (+43) +29 (+52) +32 (+57) +22 (+40)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -24 (-1) -20 (-1) -23 (-1) -19 (-1) -29 (-1) -33 (-1) +4 (+0) +100 (+4) +86 (+3) -5 (0) -30 (-1) -28 (-1) -20 (-1)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -14.5 ( -47) -15.5 ( -55) -14 ( -45) -11.5 ( -38) -10.5 ( -34) -11 ( -37) -5 ( -16) +2 (+6) -1 ( -3) -8 ( -26) -14.5 ( -48) -14.5 ( -47)   -118 ( -32)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +6h 36' +3h 39' +0h 38' -2h 27' -5h 35' -7h 53' -6h 44' -3h 39' -0h 32' +2h 32' +5h 40' +7h 53'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +50 +50 +50.1 +50.2 +39.1 +32.8 +38.6 +50.1 +50.1 +49.9 +49.9 +49.9   +46.7

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