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Dakar vs Tirana Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Tirana, Albania is approximately 4,646 km or 2,887 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Tirana bearing 241.6° or WSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 223.1° or SW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Tirana has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Tirana is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 9.1 °C (16.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11.5 °C (20.7°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 776.1 mm (30.6 in) less which is equivalent to 776.1 l/m² (19.05 US gal/ft²) or 7,761,000 l/ha (829,702 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • There are 525 more hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 1h 27' more per day or about 1 1/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 23.2° higher in Dakar than in Tirana.
  • Relative humidity levels are 13.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 11.6°C (20.8°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +13 (+23) +13 (+23) +10 (+18) +7 (+13) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) +-1 (-2) +-1 (-2) +3 (+5) +7 (+13) +12 (+22) +13 (+23) +7 (+12)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +14 (+25) +13 (+23) +10 (+18) +8 (+14) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +5 (+9) +10 (+18) +13 (+23) +15 (+26) +9 (+15)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+27) +15 (+27) +12 (+22) +10 (+18) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +10 (+18) +14 (+25) +15 (+27) +15 (+27) +11 (+21)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -130 (-5) -119 (-5) -100 (-4) -87 (-3) -98 (-4) -50 (-2) +33 (+1) +126 (+5) +61 (+2) -120 (-5) -151 (-6) -142 (-6) -776 (-31)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -12.5 ( -40) -12.5 ( -44) -14 ( -45) -12.5 ( -42) -11.5 ( -37) -5 ( -17) +4 (+13) +11 (+35) +7 (+23) -4 ( -13) -15.5 ( -52) -15.5 ( -50)   -81 ( -22)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +3h 48' +4h 19' +4h 32' +3h 22' +1h 32' -1h 22' -4h 03' -4h 19' -1h 42' +1h 29' +5h 04' +4h 48'   +1h 27'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 50' +1h 08' +0h 12' -0h 47' -1h 38' -2h 04' -1h 52' -1h 08' -0h 10' +0h 48' +1h 39' +2h 04'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +26.5 +26.5 +26.6 +26.6 +15.5 +9.2 +15 +26.5 +26.5 +26.4 +26.4 +26.5   +23.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -3 +6 +10 +13 +14 +20 +29 +36 +30 +23 -2 -11   +13.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +12.2 (+22) +13.5 (+24) +11.9 (+21) +10.3 (+19) +8.1 (+15) +9.1 (+16) +10.6 (+19) +12.6 (+23) +12.7 (+23) +15.3 (+28) +11.8 (+21) +10.8 (+19) +11.6 (+21)

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