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Dakar vs Palmerston N Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Palmerston N, New Zealand is approximately 16,898 km or 10,500 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Palmerston N bearing 152.2° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 21.6° or NNE .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Palmerston N has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Palmerston N is in or near the warm temperate thorn steppe biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 11 °C (19.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.2 °C (5.8°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 546.7 mm (21.5 in) less which is equivalent to 546.7 l/m² (13.42 US gal/ft²) or 5,467,000 l/ha (584,459 US gal/ac) less. About 3/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 22.9° higher in Dakar than in Palmerston N.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+6) +3 (+5) +4 (+8) +7 (+13) +12 (+21) +17 (+30) +19 (+35) +18 (+33) +16 (+29) +14 (+26) +12 (+21) +7 (+13) +11 (+20)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -69 (-3) -61 (-2) -78 (-3) -66 (-3) -89 (-3) -77 (-3) -37 (-1) +81 (+3) +54 (+2) -45 (-2) -67 (-3) -92 (-4) -547 (-22)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 17' -2h 02' -0h 22' +1h 24' +2h 54' +3h 40' +3h 20' +2h 02' +0h 19' -1h 27' -2h 57' -3h 40'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -14.2 +4.4 +26 +49.3 +54.8 +55 +54.9 +49.7 +27 +4.1 -14.2 -21.3   +22.9

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