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Dakar vs Roanoke, Virginia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Roanoke, Virginia, Usa is approximately 6,600 km or 4,101 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Roanoke, Virginia bearing 94.6° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 124.9° or SE .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Roanoke, Virginia has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Roanoke, Virginia is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 11.1 °C (20°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 16.3 °C (29.3°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 631.7 mm (24.9 in) less which is equivalent to 631.7 l/m² (15.5 US gal/ft²) or 6,317,000 l/ha (675,329 US gal/ac) less. About 2/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 19.2° higher in Dakar than in Roanoke, Virginia.
  • Relative humidity levels are 15.1% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 14.1°C (25.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +18 (+33) +17 (+30) +11 (+19) +5 (+10) +2 (+3) +1 (+1) +0 (0) +0 (+1) +4 (+8) +10 (+18) +15 (+26) +18 (+33) +8 (+15)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +20 (+35) +18 (+33) +13 (+23) +8 (+15) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +3 (+6) +4 (+7) +7 (+13) +13 (+24) +17 (+31) +20 (+36) +11 (+20)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +21 (+38) +20 (+35) +15 (+27) +11 (+21) +9 (+15) +7 (+13) +7 (+12) +7 (+13) +10 (+18) +17 (+30) +20 (+36) +22 (+39) +14 (+25)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -64 (-3) -76 (-3) -88 (-3) -82 (-3) -100 (-4) -71 (-3) -39 (-2) +59 (+2) +45 (+2) -61 (-2) -80 (-3) -75 (-3) -632 (-25)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -9.5 ( -31) -7.5 ( -27) -10 ( -32) -8.5 ( -28) -9.5 ( -31) -8 ( -27) -3 ( -10) +4 (+13) +5 (+17) -1 ( -3) -6.5 ( -22) -7.5 ( -24)   -62 ( -17)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 29' +0h 55' +0h 10' -0h 38' -1h 19' -1h 40' -1h 30' -0h 55' -0h 08' +0h 39' +1h 20' +1h 40'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +22.5 +22.4 +22.4 +22.5 +11.5 +5.2 +11.1 +22.6 +22.6 +22.5 +22.5 +22.5   +19.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +0 +9 +16 +23 +20 +19 +19 +21 +21 +23 +11 +0   +15.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +17.5 (+32) +18.4 (+33) +15.9 (+29) +14 (+25) +10 (+18) +8.9 (+16) +8.1 (+15) +8.9 (+16) +12 (+22) +18.4 (+33) +19 (+34) +17.9 (+32) +14.1 (+25)

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