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Dakar vs Washington, Ia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Washington, Ia, Usa is approximately 7,649 km or 4,753 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Washington, Ia bearing 88.6° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 128.7° or SE .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Washington, Ia has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Washington, Ia is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 13.6 °C (24.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 23.9 °C (43°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 445.2 mm (17.5 in) less which is equivalent to 445.2 l/m² (10.93 US gal/ft²) or 4,452,000 l/ha (475,948 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 22.9° higher in Dakar than in Washington, Ia.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +26 (+46) +23 (+41) +16 (+28) +7 (+13) +2 (+4) +0 (+0) +-1 (-2) +0 (+1) +5 (+8) +11 (+19) +19 (+34) +25 (+46) +11 (+20)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +27 (+48) +24 (+43) +17 (+31) +10 (+18) +6 (+10) +4 (+6) +3 (+5) +4 (+8) +8 (+14) +14 (+26) +21 (+38) +27 (+48) +14 (+24)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +28 (+50) +25 (+45) +19 (+33) +13 (+24) +9 (+16) +7 (+12) +7 (+12) +8 (+15) +11 (+21) +18 (+32) +23 (+42) +28 (+50) +16 (+29)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -25 (-1) -21 (-1) -59 (-2) -81 (-3) -99 (-4) -91 (-4) -44 (-2) +70 (+3) +32 (+1) -33 (-1) -51 (-2) -43 (-2) -445 (-18)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 49' +1h 07' +0h 12' -0h 46' -1h 36' -2h 02' -1h 50' -1h 07' -0h 10' +0h 47' +1h 37' +2h 02'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +26.1 +26.1 +26.1 +26.2 +15.1 +8.9 +14.8 +26.2 +26.3 +26.2 +26.2 +26.2   +22.9

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