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Dakar vs Upernavik Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Upernavik, Greenland is approximately 6,916 km or 4,298 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Upernavik bearing 136.9° or SE and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 167.9° or SSE .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Upernavik has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The mean temperature is 30.9 °C (55.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 19 °C (34.2°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 165.9 mm (6.5 in) more which is equivalent to 165.9 l/m² (4.07 US gal/ft²) or 1,659,000 l/ha (177,358 US gal/ac) more. About 1 2/3 as much.
  • There are 1625 more hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 4h 28' more per day or about 2 1/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 54.6° higher in Dakar than in Upernavik.
  • Relative humidity levels are 16% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 26.4°C (47.5°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +38 (+68) +41 (+74) +40 (+72) +33 (+59) +25 (+45) +23 (+41) +20 (+36) +21 (+38) +26 (+47) +31 (+56) +34 (+61) +37 (+67) +31 (+55)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +38 (+68) +41 (+73) +41 (+73) +34 (+61) +26 (+46) +24 (+42) +22 (+39) +22 (+39) +26 (+46) +31 (+55) +34 (+61) +37 (+66) +31 (+56)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +37 (+67) +40 (+72) +41 (+74) +35 (+63) +26 (+47) +24 (+43) +23 (+41) +22 (+40) +25 (+45) +30 (+54) +34 (+61) +36 (+65) +31 (+56)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -9 (0) -9 (0) -8 (0) -12 (0) -10 (0) -4 (0) +35 (+1) +134 (+5) +98 (+4) +6 (+0) -34 (-1) -22 (-1) +166 (+7)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -7.5 ( -24) -6.5 ( -23) -6 ( -19) -6.5 ( -22) -5.5 ( -18) -2 ( -7) +4 (+13) +10 (+32) +5 (+17) -6 ( -19) -9.5 ( -32) -8.5 ( -27)   -39 ( -11)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +8h 01' +8h 00' +6h 19' +2h 58' +2h 03' +1h 04' -1h 23' -0h 25' +3h 48' +6h 58' +8h 26' +7h 48'   +4h 28'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +11h 13' +6h 41' +1h 01' -4h 05' -10h 30' -11h 08' -11h 13' -6h 48' -0h 52' +4h 16' +10h 40' +11h 08'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +57.8 +57.7 +57.9 +58 +46.9 +40.6 +46.5 +58 +58 +57.7 +57.8 +58   +54.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -16 -14 -11 -12 -19 -19 -16 -12 -11 -15 -23 -23   -15.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +31.7 (+57) +35.5 (+64) +36.3 (+65) +30.2 (+54) +21.1 (+38) +19.2 (+35) +17.8 (+32) +18.7 (+34) +22.7 (+41) +26.6 (+48) +27.9 (+50) +29.2 (+53) +26.4 (+48)

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