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Dakar vs Taiaroa Head Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Taiaroa Head, New Zealand is approximately 16,480 km or 10,241 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Taiaroa Head bearing 164.8° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 10.9° or N .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Taiaroa Head has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • The mean temperature is 13.7 °C (24.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.7 °C (1.3°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 234 mm (9.2 in) less which is equivalent to 234 l/m² (5.74 US gal/ft²) or 2,340,000 l/ha (250,162 US gal/ac) less. About 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 28.3° higher in Dakar than in Taiaroa Head.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+12) +7 (+12) +8 (+14) +10 (+18) +14 (+25) +19 (+33) +21 (+37) +20 (+36) +18 (+33) +17 (+30) +15 (+26) +11 (+19) +14 (+25)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -57 (-2) -45 (-2) -59 (-2) -51 (-2) -61 (-2) -43 (-2) +6 (+0) +115 (+5) +91 (+4) -16 (-1) -51 (-2) -63 (-2) -234 (-9)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 50' -2h 22' -0h 26' +1h 38' +3h 24' +4h 18' +3h 54' +2h 22' +0h 22' -1h 41' -3h 26' -4h 18'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -8.8 +9.8 +31.4 +54.7 +60.3 +60.5 +60.4 +55.1 +32.4 +9.5 -8.8 -15.9   +28.3

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