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Dakar vs Tromso Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Tromso, Norway is approximately 6,607 km or 4,106 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Tromso bearing 221.8° or SW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 193.9° or SSW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Tromso has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Tromso is in or near the boreal rain forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 21.4 °C (38.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.1 °C (16.4°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 587.1 mm (23.1 in) less which is equivalent to 587.1 l/m² (14.41 US gal/ft²) or 5,871,000 l/ha (627,649 US gal/ac) less. About 2/5 as much.
  • There are 1805 more hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 4h 57' more per day or about 2 4/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 51.5° higher in Dakar than in Tromso.
  • Relative humidity levels are 10.2% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 18.2°C (32.8°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +27 (+49) +27 (+49) +25 (+45) +22 (+40) +19 (+34) +17 (+31) +14 (+25) +16 (+29) +20 (+36) +25 (+45) +27 (+49) +28 (+50) +22 (+40)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +25 (+45) +25 (+44) +23 (+42) +21 (+37) +18 (+32) +17 (+30) +16 (+28) +17 (+30) +20 (+36) +24 (+43) +27 (+48) +26 (+47) +21 (+39)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +23 (+41) +23 (+41) +22 (+40) +20 (+36) +18 (+32) +17 (+31) +16 (+29) +17 (+31) +19 (+34) +23 (+41) +25 (+45) +24 (+43) +21 (+37)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -90 (-4) -85 (-3) -69 (-3) -61 (-2) -45 (-2) -45 (-2) -13 (0) +86 (+3) +34 (+1) -92 (-4) -104 (-4) -105 (-4) -587 (-23)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -17.5 ( -56) -16.5 ( -58) -19 ( -61) -17.5 ( -58) -17.5 ( -56) -16 ( -53) -6 ( -19) -4 ( -13) -8 ( -27) -16 ( -52) -17.5 ( -58) -18.5 ( -60)   -174 ( -48)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +7h 58' +7h 06' +6h 30' +4h 24' +4h 13' +1h 30' -0h 17' +1h 29' +4h 04' +6h 32' +8h 06' +7h 48'   +4h 57'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +10h 17' +4h 58' +0h 50' -3h 15' -8h 37' -11h 08' -10h 28' -5h 00' -0h 43' +3h 23' +8h 48' +11h 08'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +54.4 +54.7 +54.8 +54.9 +43.8 +37.5 +43.3 +54.8 +54.8 +54.6 +54.3 +54.8   +51.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -23 -17 -9 -6 -1 -3 -6 -3 -5 -6 -18 -25   -10.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +18.3 (+33) +19.7 (+35) +19.9 (+36) +18.3 (+33) +16.9 (+30) +15.5 (+28) +13.9 (+25) +15.5 (+28) +18.5 (+33) +21.7 (+39) +21.3 (+38) +18.9 (+34) +18.2 (+33)

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