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Dakar vs Vallenar Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Vallenar, Chile is approximately 7,460 km or 4,636 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Vallenar bearing 56.7° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 49.1° or NE .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Vallenar has a mid-latitude cool desert climate (BWk).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Vallenar is in or near the boreal desert biome.
  • The mean temperature is 9.4 °C (17°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.7 °C (1.3°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 381.3 mm (15 in) more which is equivalent to 381.3 l/m² (9.36 US gal/ft²) or 3,813,000 l/ha (407,635 US gal/ac) more. About 13 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 11.6° higher in Dakar than in Vallenar.
  • Relative humidity levels are 4.3% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 8°C (14.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +4 (+7) +7 (+12) +10 (+18) +14 (+26) +16 (+29) +15 (+28) +14 (+25) +13 (+23) +10 (+19) +6 (+11) +9 (+17)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +2 (+0) +1 (+0) -1 (0) -1 (0) -3 (0) +7 (+0) +49 (+2) +158 (+6) +132 (+5) +36 (+1) +1 (+0) +0 (+0) +381 (+15)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 23' -1h 29' -0h 16' +1h 02' +2h 07' +2h 40' +2h 25' +1h 29' +0h 14' -1h 04' -2h 09' -2h 40'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -25.2 -6.6 +14.9 +38.2 +43.6 +43.7 +43.5 +38.1 +15.4 -7.3 -25.4 -32.6   +11.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -13 -10 -10 -7 -3 +0 +2 +6 +6 +3 -9 -16   -4.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -1 (-2) -0.1 (0) +1.5 (+3) +4.8 (+9) +8.8 (+16) +13.7 (+25) +15.9 (+29) +16 (+29) +14.7 (+26) +12.6 (+23) +7.7 (+14) +1.6 (+3) +8 (+14)

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