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Dakar vs Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua, Indonesia is approximately 17,247 km or 10,718 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua bearing 300.5° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 242.8° or WSW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua is in or near the subtropical wet forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 1.7 °C (3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.5 °C (11.7°F) more in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1414.1 mm (55.7 in) less which is equivalent to 1414.1 l/m² (34.71 US gal/ft²) or 14,141,000 l/ha (1,511,767 US gal/ac) less. About 2/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2.6° lower in Dakar than in Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua.
  • Relative humidity levels are 16% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5.2°C (9.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -5 (-8) -3 (-5) 0 (0) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) 0 (0) -3 (-5) -2 (-3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -230 (-9) -238 (-9) -238 (-9) -183 (-7) -82 (-3) -65 (-3) -10 (0) +57 (+2) +8 (+0) -47 (-2) -178 (-7) -210 (-8) -1414 (-56)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -15.5 ( -50) -15.5 ( -55) -17 ( -55) -14.5 ( -48) -10.5 ( -34) -8 ( -27) -1 ( -3) +4 (+13) +3 (+10) -7 ( -23) -13.5 ( -45) -15.5 ( -50)   -111 ( -31)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 53' -0h 33' -0h 06' +0h 23' +0h 47' +1h 00' +0h 54' +0h 33' +0h 05' -0h 24' -0h 48' -1h 00'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -17.1 -16.7 -11.2 +11.6 +17.1 +17.3 +17.2 +12 -10.5 -16.9 -17.3 -17.3   -2.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -27 -23 -19 -15 -13 -13 -11 -6 -5 -8 -21 -30   -15.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -11.1 (-20) -10 (-18) -9 (-16) -7.6 (-14) -5.7 (-10) -2.8 (-5) -0.9 (-2) +0.2 (+0) -0.1 (0) -0.8 (-1) -4.8 (-9) -9.6 (-17) -5.2 (-9)

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