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Dakar vs Tobruk Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Tobruk, Libya is approximately 4,602 km or 2,860 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Tobruk bearing 255.4° or WSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 238.2° or WSW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Tobruk has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Tobruk is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 5.5 °C (9.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.5 °C (13.5°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 316.4 mm (12.5 in) more which is equivalent to 316.4 l/m² (7.77 US gal/ft²) or 3,164,000 l/ha (338,253 US gal/ac) more. About 4 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 13.8° higher in Dakar than in Tobruk.
  • Relative humidity levels are 23.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 11.9°C (21.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +5 (+9) +1 (+2) +-1 (-2) +-1 (-2) +0 (0) +-1 (-2) +1 (+2) +4 (+7) +7 (+13) +9 (+16) +3 (+6)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+17) +9 (+15) +7 (+12) +4 (+6) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +7 (+12) +9 (+16) +11 (+19) +5 (+10)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+20) +10 (+18) +8 (+14) +6 (+11) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +9 (+16) +11 (+20) +12 (+22) +8 (+14)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -16 (-1) -11 (0) -12 (0) -3 (0) -3 (0) +10 (+0) +60 (+2) +164 (+6) +132 (+5) +24 (+1) -12 (0) -18 (-1) +316 (+12)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -6.5 ( -21) -3.5 ( -12) -5 ( -16) -1.5 ( -5) -1.5 ( -5) +1.5 (+5) +8.5 (+27) +14.5 (+47) +12 (+40) +2 (+6) -3.5 ( -12) -5.5 ( -18)   +11.5 (+3)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 03' +0h 39' +0h 07' -0h 27' -0h 56' -1h 11' -1h 04' -0h 39' -0h 06' +0h 28' +0h 57' +1h 11'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +17.1 +17.1 +17.1 +17.1 +6.1 -0.3 +5.6 +17 +17 +16.9 +17 +17.1   +13.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +5 +17 +22 +31 +34 +33 +30 +34 +33 +28 +16 +2   +23.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +10.2 (+18) +12.6 (+23) +12.3 (+22) +12.4 (+22) +11.8 (+21) +11.9 (+21) +11 (+20) +11.4 (+21) +11.9 (+21) +13.7 (+25) +12.9 (+23) +10.3 (+19) +11.9 (+21)

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