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Dakar vs Salamanca/ Matacan Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Salamanca/ Matacan, Spain is approximately 3,139 km or 1,951 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Salamanca/ Matacan bearing 205.2° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 199.4° or SSW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Salamanca/ Matacan has a Mediterranean warm climate (Csb).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Salamanca/ Matacan is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The mean temperature is 12.7 °C (22.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10.8 °C (19.4°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 24.4 mm (1 in) more which is equivalent to 24.4 l/m² (0.6 US gal/ft²) or 244,000 l/ha (26,085 US gal/ac) more. About 1 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 22.9° higher in Dakar than in Salamanca/ Matacan.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +17 (+31) +16 (+28) +14 (+25) +12 (+21) +10 (+17) +8 (+15) +7 (+12) +7 (+13) +10 (+17) +15 (+26) +19 (+34) +19 (+35) +13 (+23)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -34 (-1) -35 (-1) -28 (-1) -37 (-1) -39 (-2) -25 (-1) +42 (+2) +155 (+6) +102 (+4) +1 (+0) -44 (-2) -34 (-1) +24 (+1)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 48' +1h 07' +0h 12' -0h 46' -1h 36' -2h 02' -1h 50' -1h 07' -0h 10' +0h 47' +1h 37' +2h 02'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +26.1 +26.1 +26.2 +26.2 +15.1 +8.8 +14.7 +26.1 +26.2 +26 +26.1 +26.2   +22.9

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