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Dakar vs Sassandra Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Sassandra, Ivory Coast is approximately 1,656 km or 1,029 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Sassandra bearing 311.9° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 309.9° or NW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Sassandra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • The mean temperature is 1.5 °C (2.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.7 °C (6.7°F) more in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1096.3 mm (43.2 in) less which is equivalent to 1096.3 l/m² (26.91 US gal/ft²) or 10,963,000 l/ha (1,172,017 US gal/ac) less. About 2/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2.6° lower in Dakar than in Sassandra.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -4 (-7) +1 (+2) +3 (+5) +4 (+6) +3 (+5) +2 (+3) -1 (-1) -3 (-5) -1 (-3)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -4 (-6) +1 (+1) +3 (+5) +3 (+6) +2 (+4) +2 (+3) 0 (0) -3 (-5) -1 (-3)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-10) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -5 (-10) -3 (-6) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +2 (+3) +0 (+0) -3 (-5) -2 (-3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -14 (-1) -35 (-1) -53 (-2) -96 (-4) -234 (-9) -519 (-20) -131 (-5) +133 (+5) +91 (+4) -47 (-2) -119 (-5) -72 (-3) -1096 (-43)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 30' -0h 19' -0h 03' +0h 13' +0h 27' +0h 34' +0h 31' +0h 19' +0h 03' -0h 13' -0h 27' -0h 34'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -9.8 -9.6 -9.5 +4.2 +9.7 +9.8 +9.6 +4.3 -9.5 -9.6 -9.8 -9.8   -2.6

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