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Dakar vs Posse Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Posse, Brazil is approximately 4,512 km or 2,804 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Posse bearing 45.9° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 46° or NE .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Posse has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Posse is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 1 °C (1.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.5 °C (6.3°F) more in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1124.6 mm (44.3 in) less which is equivalent to 1124.6 l/m² (27.6 US gal/ft²) or 11,246,000 l/ha (1,202,272 US gal/ac) less. About 1/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.6° higher in Dakar than in Posse.
  • Relative humidity levels are 0.8% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 0.8°C (1.5°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -4 (-6) -2 (-4) +2 (+3) +2 (+4) +0 (+1) +-1 (-1) +0 (0) +1 (+2) +-1 (-1) +-1 (-2)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) 0 (0) +4 (+8) +6 (+10) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +0 (+0) +1 (+2)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -3 (-6) -2 (-3) 0 (-1) +6 (+10) +8 (+15) +7 (+12) +4 (+7) +4 (+6) +3 (+5) 0 (0) +2 (+3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -269 (-11) -214 (-8) -230 (-9) -118 (-5) -19 (-1) +2 (+0) +56 (+2) +152 (+6) +104 (+4) -86 (-3) -222 (-9) -280 (-11) -1125 (-44)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 30' -0h 56' -0h 10' +0h 39' +1h 20' +1h 40' +1h 31' +0h 56' +0h 08' -0h 40' -1h 21' -1h 40'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -28.4 -20.5 +0.1 +23.3 +28.7 +28.8 +28.6 +23.3 +0.6 -20.8 -28.1 -28.9   +0.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -24 -15 -13 -4 +2 +10 +19 +27 +24 +7 -15 -27   -0.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -8.5 (-15) -5.8 (-10) -5.6 (-10) -2.8 (-5) +0.4 (+1) +6.6 (+12) +10.2 (+18) +10.9 (+20) +8.3 (+15) +4.1 (+7) -1.1 (-2) -6.5 (-12) +0.8 (+1)

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