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Dakar vs Timaru Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Timaru, New Zealand is approximately 16,625 km or 10,331 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Timaru bearing 163.2° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 12.3° or NNE .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Timaru has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Timaru is in or near the warm temperate thorn steppe biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 13.7 °C (24.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.4 °C (7.9°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 143.1 mm (5.6 in) less which is equivalent to 143.1 l/m² (3.51 US gal/ft²) or 1,431,000 l/ha (152,983 US gal/ac) less. About 3/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 26.9° higher in Dakar than in Timaru.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+9) +6 (+10) +7 (+12) +10 (+19) +15 (+27) +21 (+37) +23 (+41) +21 (+38) +19 (+33) +17 (+30) +13 (+24) +9 (+16) +14 (+25)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -52 (-2) -46 (-2) -55 (-2) -52 (-2) -47 (-2) -26 (-1) +16 (+1) +123 (+5) +101 (+4) -11 (0) -49 (-2) -46 (-2) -143 (-6)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 41' -2h 16' -0h 25' +1h 34' +3h 15' +4h 07' +3h 44' +2h 17' +0h 21' -1h 37' -3h 18' -4h 07'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -10.3 +8.4 +29.9 +53.2 +58.8 +59 +58.9 +53.7 +30.9 +8.1 -10.3 -17.3   +26.9

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