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Dakar vs Singapore Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Singapore, Singapore is approximately 13,335 km or 8,287 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Singapore bearing 287.9° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 259.6° or W .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Singapore has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Singapore is in or near the tropical moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 2.4 °C (4.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.7 °C (8.5°F) more in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1737.1 mm (68.4 in) less which is equivalent to 1737.1 l/m² (42.63 US gal/ft²) or 17,371,000 l/ha (1,857,075 US gal/ac) less. About 1/5 as much.
  • There are 987 more hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 2h 42' more per day or about 1 1/2 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2.8° lower in Dakar than in Singapore.
  • Relative humidity levels are 14.6% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5.6°C (10.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -6 (-12) -7 (-12) -6 (-10) -2 (-4) +-1 (-1) +-1 (-1) +-1 (-1) +-1 (-2) -2 (-3) -3 (-5) -3 (-6)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -5 (-10) -6 (-10) -6 (-10) -5 (-8) -1 (-3) +0 (+1) +1 (+1) +0 (+0) +0 (+0) 0 (-1) -2 (-4) -2 (-4)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -7 (-12) -7 (-12) -6 (-11) -5 (-8) -2 (-3) +1 (+1) +1 (+1) +0 (+0) +0 (+0) -1 (-1) -3 (-6) -3 (-5)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -196 (-8) -153 (-6) -171 (-7) -141 (-6) -157 (-6) -130 (-5) -85 (-3) +22 (+1) -43 (-2) -130 (-5) -251 (-10) -304 (-12) -1737 (-68)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -16.5 ( -53) -10.5 ( -37) -14 ( -45) -14.5 ( -48) -14.5 ( -47) -11 ( -37) -4 ( -13) +1 (+3) -1 ( -3) -11 ( -35) -17.5 ( -58) -18.5 ( -60)   -132 ( -36)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +2h 56' +2h 11' +3h 38' +4h 12' +3h 42' +2h 22' +1h 09' +0h 29' +1h 40' +2h 54' +3h 54' +3h 15'   +2h 42'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 41' -0h 26' -0h 04' +0h 18' +0h 37' +0h 46' +0h 42' +0h 26' +0h 04' -0h 18' -0h 37' -0h 46'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -13.2 -13 -12.3 +7.7 +13.2 +13.4 +13.3 +8 -12.4 -13.2 -13.4 -13.4   -2.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -27 -19 -16 -14 -11 -10 -9 -5 -5 -8 -21 -30   -14.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -10.9 (-20) -9.6 (-17) -9.2 (-17) -8.6 (-15) -6.7 (-12) -3.5 (-6) -1.6 (-3) -0.6 (-1) -0.9 (-2) -1.6 (-3) -5.1 (-9) -9.3 (-17) -5.6 (-10)

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