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Dakar vs Zigansk Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Zigansk, Russia is approximately 10,406 km or 6,466 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Zigansk bearing 322.3° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 194.4° or SSW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Zigansk has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season and extremely severe winters (Dfd).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Zigansk is in or near the boreal desert biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 36.1 °C (64.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 48.6 °C (87.5°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to hypercontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 128.6 mm (5.1 in) more which is equivalent to 128.6 l/m² (3.16 US gal/ft²) or 1,286,000 l/ha (137,482 US gal/ac) more. About 1 4/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 48.5° higher in Dakar than in Zigansk.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +60 (+108) +56 (+100) +44 (+79) +33 (+59) +22 (+39) +14 (+26) +12 (+21) +16 (+28) +24 (+42) +38 (+68) +56 (+100) +60 (+108) +36 (+65)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -6 (0) -8 (0) -13 (0) -13 (-1) -20 (-1) -24 (-1) +13 (+1) +123 (+5) +99 (+4) +5 (+0) -17 (-1) -13 (-1) +129 (+5)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +7h 49' +4h 04' +0h 42' -2h 43' -6h 24' -10h 23' -8h 03' -4h 05' -0h 36' +2h 49' +6h 31' +10h 24'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +51.8 +51.9 +52.1 +52.1 +41 +34.6 +40.4 +51.8 +51.8 +51.6 +51.6 +51.5   +48.5

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