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Sacramento, California vs Dakar Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Sacramento, California, Usa and Dakar, Senegal is approximately 10,165 km or 6,317 mi.
  • To reach Sacramento, California in this distance one would set out from Dakar bearing 310.6° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Sacramento, California bearing 249.8° or WSW .
  • Sacramento, California has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • Sacramento, California is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome whereas Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 8.3 °C (15°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10.5 °C (18.9°F) more in Sacramento, California. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 32.2 mm (1.3 in) more which is equivalent to 32.2 l/m² (0.79 US gal/ft²) or 322,000 l/ha (34,424 US gal/ac) more. About 1 as much.
  • There are 419 more hours of sunlight per year in Sacramento, California. In whichever way circa 1h 07' more per day or about 1 1/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 20.4° lower in Sacramento, California than in Dakar.
  • Relative humidity levels are 8% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 10.3°C (18.5°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -14 (-24) -9 (-17) -7 (-13) -3 (-6) 1 (+1) 2 (+4) 4 (+7) 3 (+6) 1 (+1) -5 (-8) -12 (-21) -16 (-28) -5 (-8)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -14 (-25) -11 (-19) -9 (-16) -7 (-12) -5 (-8) -4 (-7) -3 (-6) -4 (-6) -5 (-9) -9 (-16) -14 (-26) -16 (-29) -8 (-15)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -14 (-25) -12 (-21) -11 (-19) -11 (-19) -10 (-18) -10 (-18) -11 (-19) -11 (-19) -11 (-19) -14 (-25) -17 (-30) -17 (-30) -12 (-22)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +92 (+4) +72 (+3) +65 (+3) +29 (+1) +6 (+0) -7 (0) -59 (-2) -163 (-6) -125 (-5) -10 (0) +68 (+3) +63 (+2) +32 (+1)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +10.5 (+34) +8.5 (+30) +8 (+26) +4.5 (+15) +2.5 (+8) -1 ( -3) -9 ( -29) -15 ( -48) -12 ( -40) -2 ( -6) +5.5 (+18) +9.5 (+31)   +10 (+3)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -4h 01' -2h 11' -1h 29' +0h 04' +2h 15' +5h 06' +6h 44' +6h 36' +4h 16' +1h 23' -1h 48' -3h 21'   +1h 07'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 35' -0h 58' -0h 10' +0h 40' +1h 24' +1h 47' +1h 36' +0h 59' +0h 09' -0h 42' -1h 25' -1h 47'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -23.6 -23.6 -23.6 -23.7 -12.6 -6.4 -12.3 -23.8 -23.8 -23.7 -23.7 -23.7   -20.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +25 +13 +0 -12 -22 -26 -27 -29 -30 -20 +3 +28   -8.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -7.5 (-14) -7.1 (-13) -8.5 (-15) -9.4 (-17) -9.9 (-18) -11 (-20) -10.5 (-19) -11.1 (-20) -12.8 (-23) -13.6 (-24) -12.7 (-23) -8.9 (-16) -10.3 (-19)

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