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Dakar vs Rostock Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Rostock, Germany is approximately 5,082 km or 3,158 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Rostock bearing 221.8° or SW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 203.8° or SSW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Rostock has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Rostock is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 15.9 °C (28.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10.1 °C (18.2°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 178.1 mm (7 in) less which is equivalent to 178.1 l/m² (4.37 US gal/ft²) or 1,781,000 l/ha (190,401 US gal/ac) less. About 2/3 as much.
  • There are 1388 more hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 3h 48' more per day or about 1 5/6 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 36° higher in Dakar than in Rostock.
  • Relative humidity levels are 6.9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 13.8°C (24.9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +23 (+41) +22 (+40) +19 (+34) +15 (+27) +10 (+19) +10 (+18) +10 (+17) +9 (+17) +13 (+23) +17 (+31) +22 (+39) +23 (+42) +16 (+29)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +21 (+37) +20 (+37) +18 (+32) +15 (+27) +12 (+21) +11 (+20) +11 (+19) +11 (+19) +13 (+24) +17 (+31) +21 (+37) +22 (+39) +16 (+29)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +19 (+34) +18 (+33) +16 (+29) +14 (+26) +12 (+22) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +12 (+21) +13 (+23) +17 (+30) +20 (+36) +20 (+36) +15 (+28)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -44 (-2) -30 (-1) -40 (-2) -42 (-2) -46 (-2) -49 (-2) -11 (0) +106 (+4) +80 (+3) -5 (0) -51 (-2) -48 (-2) -178 (-7)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -17.5 ( -56) -15.5 ( -55) -12 ( -39) -14.5 ( -48) -11.5 ( -37) -10 ( -33) -6 ( -19) +1 (+3) 0 ( 0) -13 ( -42) -14.5 ( -48) -16.5 ( -53)   -130 ( -36)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +6h 38' +6h 26' +5h 38' +4h 36' +2h 17' +0h 08' -0h 05' -0h 25' +1h 34' +5h 17' +6h 56' +6h 44'   +3h 48'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +3h 29' +2h 06' +0h 22' -1h 26' -3h 03' -3h 57' -3h 33' -2h 06' -0h 19' +1h 29' +3h 06' +3h 57'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +39.3 +39.3 +39.4 +39.5 +28.4 +22 +27.9 +39.3 +39.3 +39.2 +39.2 +39.3   +36
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -31 -24 -9 +2 +10 +8 +8 +10 +9 -4 -25 -36   -6.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +13.2 (+24) +14.4 (+26) +15 (+27) +14.9 (+27) +13.4 (+24) +12.4 (+22) +12.1 (+22) +12.6 (+23) +14.5 (+26) +15.6 (+28) +14.7 (+26) +13 (+23) +13.8 (+25)

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