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Dakar vs Tangier Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Tangier, Morocco is approximately 2,605 km or 1,619 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Tangier bearing 209.3° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 204.2° or SSW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Tangier has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Tangier is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 6.7 °C (12°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.9 °C (8.8°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 323 mm (12.7 in) less which is equivalent to 323 l/m² (7.93 US gal/ft²) or 3,230,000 l/ha (345,308 US gal/ac) less. About 5/9 as much.
  • There are 77 more hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 0h 13' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 17.6° higher in Dakar than in Tangier.
  • Relative humidity levels are 7.5% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4.6°C (8.3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +5 (+9) +8 (+14) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +7 (+13)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+15) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +6 (+11) +5 (+10) +5 (+10) +4 (+7) +4 (+6) +4 (+8) +7 (+13) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +7 (+12)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +9 (+16) +12 (+22) +11 (+20) +8 (+15)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -101 (-4) -98 (-4) -72 (-3) -62 (-2) -36 (-1) -4 (0) +58 (+2) +162 (+6) +119 (+5) -28 (-1) -134 (-5) -129 (-5) -323 (-13)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -10.5 ( -34) -11.5 ( -41) -13 ( -42) -9.5 ( -32) -9.5 ( -31) -1 ( -3) +8 (+26) +14 (+45) +9 (+30) -4 ( -13) -11.5 ( -38) -11.5 ( -37)   -51 ( -14)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +2h 52' +3h 00' +2h 46' +1h 26' -0h 19' -2h 14' -4h 25' -4h 40' -2h 10' +0h 30' +3h 00' +2h 58'   +0h 13'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 21' +0h 50' +0h 09' -0h 34' -1h 12' -1h 31' -1h 22' -0h 50' -0h 07' +0h 35' +1h 13' +1h 31'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +20.9 +20.9 +20.9 +21 +9.9 +3.6 +9.5 +20.9 +20.9 +20.8 +20.9 +20.9   +17.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -23 -15 -13 -7 +0 -2 +1 +5 +4 +0 -14 -26   -7.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +2.8 (+5) +4.1 (+7) +3.9 (+7) +4.5 (+8) +5 (+9) +4.7 (+8) +4.1 (+7) +4.6 (+8) +4.9 (+9) +7 (+13) +6.4 (+12) +3.6 (+6) +4.6 (+8)

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