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Murmansk vs Dakar Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Murmansk, Russia and Dakar, Senegal is approximately 6,977 km or 4,335 mi.
  • To reach Murmansk in this distance one would set out from Dakar bearing 18.2° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Murmansk bearing 57.1° or ENE .
  • Murmansk has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc) whereas Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • Murmansk is in or near the subpolar wet tundra biome whereas Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 24.4 °C (43.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 17.4 °C (31.3°F) more in Murmansk. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 78.3 mm (3.1 in) more which is equivalent to 78.3 l/m² (1.92 US gal/ft²) or 783,000 l/ha (83,708 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/5 as much.
  • There are 1750 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Murmansk. In whichever way circa 4h 48' less per day or about 3/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 50.7° lower in Murmansk than in Dakar.
  • Relative humidity levels are 12.1% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 20.8°C (37.4°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -32 (-58) -32 (-58) -29 (-52) -23 (-41) -18 (-32) -16 (-29) -13 (-23) -15 (-27) -20 (-36) -27 (-49) -31 (-56) -33 (-59) -24 (-43)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -32 (-58) -32 (-57) -28 (-50) -23 (-42) -19 (-35) -17 (-30) -15 (-27) -17 (-30) -20 (-37) -26 (-47) -31 (-56) -33 (-59) -24 (-44)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -30 (-54) -31 (-56) -28 (-50) -23 (-41) -20 (-36) -18 (-32) -16 (-29) -17 (-31) -20 (-36) -26 (-47) -30 (-54) -31 (-56) -24 (-44)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +28 (+1) +21 (+1) +19 (+1) +20 (+1) +30 (+1) +44 (+2) +1 (+0) -86 (-3) -81 (-3) +6 (+0) +40 (+2) +36 (+1) +78 (+3)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -8h 00' -7h 30' -5h 50' -3h 20' -3h 15' -0h 22' +0h 15' -1h 46' -4h 50' -6h 48' -8h 24' -7h 48'   -4h 48'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -9h 50' -4h 43' -0h 47' +3h 06' +8h 03' +11h 08' +10h 03' +4h 45' +0h 41' -3h 14' -8h 13' -11h 08'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -53.8 -54 -54.1 -54.2 -43.1 -36.8 -42.6 -54.1 -54.1 -53.8 -53.7 -54.1   -50.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +28 +22 +15 +6 -1 -1 +2 +2 +6 +11 +23 +32   +12.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -25 (-45) -26 (-47) -23 (-41) -20.4 (-37) -18.6 (-33) -16.3 (-29) -13.9 (-25) -15.8 (-28) -18.5 (-33) -23 (-41) -24.9 (-45) -24.2 (-44) -20.8 (-37)

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