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Dakar vs Queenstown Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Queenstown, New Zealand is approximately 16,596 km or 10,313 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Queenstown bearing 168.1° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 8.6° or N .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Queenstown has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Queenstown is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 13.8 °C (24.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.8 °C (10.4°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 437.2 mm (17.2 in) less which is equivalent to 437.2 l/m² (10.73 US gal/ft²) or 4,372,000 l/ha (467,396 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 27.6° higher in Dakar than in Queenstown.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+8) +5 (+8) +7 (+12) +11 (+19) +16 (+28) +22 (+39) +24 (+42) +22 (+39) +19 (+34) +16 (+29) +13 (+24) +9 (+15) +14 (+25)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -73 (-3) -51 (-2) -84 (-3) -66 (-3) -80 (-3) -63 (-2) +3 (+0) +106 (+4) +57 (+2) -53 (-2) -64 (-3) -69 (-3) -437 (-17)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 45' -2h 19' -0h 25' +1h 36' +3h 19' +4h 13' +3h 49' +2h 19' +0h 22' -1h 39' -3h 22' -4h 13'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -9.5 +9.1 +30.7 +54 +59.5 +59.7 +59.6 +54.4 +31.6 +8.8 -9.6 -16.6   +27.6

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