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Dakar vs Sioux Falls, South Dakota Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Sioux Falls, South Dakota, Usa is approximately 8,025 km or 4,987 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Sioux Falls, South Dakota bearing 86.4° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 131.6° or SE .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Sioux Falls, South Dakota has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Sioux Falls, South Dakota is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 16.8 °C (30.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 27.1 °C (48.8°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 193.4 mm (7.6 in) less which is equivalent to 193.4 l/m² (4.75 US gal/ft²) or 1,934,000 l/ha (206,757 US gal/ac) less. About 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 25.5° higher in Dakar than in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
  • Relative humidity levels are 11% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 18.3°C (33°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Dakar relative to Sioux Falls, South Dakota. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Sioux Falls, South Dakota vs Dakar.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +29 (+53) +26 (+47) +19 (+35) +10 (+18) +5 (+8) +2 (+4) +0 (0) +2 (+3) +7 (+13) +14 (+25) +23 (+41) +29 (+53) +14 (+25)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +31 (+56) +28 (+50) +21 (+37) +13 (+24) +8 (+15) +6 (+10) +4 (+7) +6 (+10) +11 (+20) +18 (+32) +25 (+46) +31 (+56) +17 (+30)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +33 (+59) +29 (+53) +22 (+40) +16 (+30) +12 (+22) +10 (+17) +8 (+15) +10 (+18) +15 (+26) +22 (+39) +28 (+51) +33 (+59) +20 (+36)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -11 (0) -15 (-1) -42 (-2) -64 (-3) -76 (-3) -76 (-3) -8 (0) +92 (+4) +58 (+2) -8 (0) -27 (-1) -17 (-1) -193 (-8)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -4.5 ( -15) -5.5 ( -19) -8 ( -26) -6.5 ( -22) -9.5 ( -31) -9 ( -30) 0 ( 0) +6 (+19) +6 (+20) 0 ( 0) -4.5 ( -15) -4.5 ( -15)   -40 ( -11)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 04' +1h 16' +0h 13' -0h 52' -1h 49' -2h 19' -2h 06' -1h 16' -0h 12' +0h 54' +1h 51' +2h 19'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +28.7 +28.6 +28.7 +28.8 +17.7 +11.4 +17.3 +28.8 +28.9 +28.7 +28.7 +28.8   +25.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -7 -3 +0 +20 +21 +16 +20 +22 +26 +23 +7 -12   +11.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +27 (+49) +24.9 (+45) +18.9 (+34) +17.2 (+31) +13.1 (+24) +9.6 (+17) +9 (+16) +10.8 (+19) +16.8 (+30) +22.3 (+40) +24.7 (+44) +25.7 (+46) +18.3 (+33)

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