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Dakar vs Valparaiso Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Valparaiso, Chile is approximately 7,778 km or 4,833 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Valparaiso bearing 56° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 45.9° or NE .
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Valparaiso is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 10.3 °C (18.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.9 °C (1.6°F) more in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 40.4 mm (1.6 in) more which is equivalent to 40.4 l/m² (0.99 US gal/ft²) or 404,000 l/ha (43,190 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/9 as much.
  • There are 931 more hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 2h 32' more per day or about 1 4/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 15.6° higher in Dakar than in Valparaiso.
  • Relative humidity levels are 15.8% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6.6°C (11.8°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +4 (+7) +6 (+11) +9 (+16) +13 (+23) +14 (+25) +14 (+25) +12 (+22) +12 (+22) +9 (+16) +5 (+9) +9 (+15)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +4 (+8) +5 (+10) +7 (+13) +10 (+17) +14 (+25) +16 (+29) +16 (+28) +15 (+27) +14 (+25) +11 (+20) +7 (+13) +10 (+19)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +7 (+13) +10 (+18) +14 (+25) +17 (+31) +17 (+31) +14 (+25) +14 (+25) +12 (+22) +8 (+14) +11 (+19)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +2 (+0) +1 (+0) -4 (0) -13 (-1) -54 (-2) -73 (-3) -51 (-2) +105 (+4) +108 (+4) +27 (+1) -7 (0) -1 (0) +40 (+2)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -2.5 ( -8) -1.5 ( -5) -3 ( -10) -4.5 ( -15) -8.5 ( -27) -7 ( -23) +1 (+3) +7 (+23) +7 (+23) 0 ( 0) -2.5 ( -8) -1.5 ( -5)   -16 ( -4)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 58' -0h 04' +2h 44' +4h 18' +5h 54' +5h 52' +4h 21' +2h 40' +2h 22' +2h 42' +1h 18' -0h 42'   +2h 32'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 40' -1h 40' -0h 18' +1h 09' +2h 22' +2h 59' +2h 43' +1h 40' +0h 15' -1h 11' -2h 24' -2h 59'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -21.3 -2.6 +18.9 +42.2 +47.6 +47.7 +47.5 +42.2 +19.4 -3.4 -21.5 -28.6   +15.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -23 -20 -18 -16 -13 -15 -13 -9 -8 -10 -18 -26   -15.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -1.5 (-3) -0.4 (-1) +1.3 (+2) +3.7 (+7) +6.7 (+12) +10.5 (+19) +13 (+23) +13.6 (+24) +12.9 (+23) +11.3 (+20) +6.8 (+12) +0.7 (+1) +6.6 (+12)

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