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Dakar vs Shkoder Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Shkoder, Albania is approximately 4,669 km or 2,901 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Shkoder bearing 240.5° or WSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 221.9° or SW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Shkoder has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Shkoder is in or near the boreal rain forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 9.6 °C (17.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 13 °C (23.4°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1644.1 mm (64.7 in) less which is equivalent to 1644.1 l/m² (40.35 US gal/ft²) or 16,441,000 l/ha (1,757,652 US gal/ac) less. About 1/5 as much.
  • There are 543 more hours of sunlight per year in Dakar. In whichever way circa 1h 30' more per day or about 1 2/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 24° higher in Dakar than in Shkoder.
  • Relative humidity levels are 11.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 11.8°C (21.3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +16 (+29) +15 (+27) +11 (+20) +7 (+13) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +-1 (-2) +-1 (-2) +3 (+5) +9 (+16) +14 (+25) +16 (+29) +8 (+14)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +16 (+28) +16 (+28) +12 (+21) +8 (+14) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +6 (+10) +11 (+20) +15 (+26) +16 (+29) +10 (+17)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+27) +16 (+29) +12 (+22) +9 (+16) +7 (+13) +6 (+11) +6 (+11) +6 (+11) +8 (+14) +13 (+23) +15 (+27) +16 (+29) +11 (+19)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -243 (-10) -207 (-8) -216 (-9) -209 (-8) -129 (-5) -53 (-2) +27 (+1) +112 (+4) +19 (+1) -162 (-6) -277 (-11) -307 (-12) -1644 (-65)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -11.5 ( -37) -11.5 ( -41) -14 ( -45) -11.5 ( -38) -10.5 ( -34) -5 ( -17) +4 (+13) +10 (+32) +7 (+23) -5 ( -16) -17.5 ( -58) -15.5 ( -50)   -81 ( -22)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +4h 05' +4h 16' +4h 17' +3h 20' +1h 38' -1h 28' -4h 03' -4h 17' -1h 32' +1h 36' +5h 16' +4h 54'   +1h 30'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 55' +1h 11' +0h 12' -0h 48' -1h 41' -2h 09' -1h 57' -1h 11' -0h 11' +0h 50' +1h 43' +2h 09'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +27.3 +27.3 +27.3 +27.4 +16.3 +10 +15.8 +27.2 +27.3 +27.1 +27.2 +27.3   +24
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -9 +0 +7 +13 +16 +22 +30 +37 +29 +18 -10 -17   +11.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +12.3 (+22) +14.3 (+26) +12.5 (+23) +10.7 (+19) +8.6 (+15) +9.7 (+17) +11 (+20) +13 (+23) +12.8 (+23) +14.8 (+27) +11.5 (+21) +10.9 (+20) +11.8 (+21)

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