Vs > Dakar
Chile flag

Santiago vs Dakar Climate & Distance Between

Senegal flag
  • The distance between Santiago, Chile and Dakar, Senegal is approximately 7,779 km or 4,834 mi.
  • To reach Santiago in this distance one would set out from Dakar bearing 225.3° or SW and follow the great circles arc to approach Santiago bearing 235.5° or SW .
  • Santiago has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • Santiago is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome whereas Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 10.7 °C (19.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.4 °C (11.5°F) more in Santiago. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 151.3 mm (6 in) less which is equivalent to 151.3 l/m² (3.71 US gal/ft²) or 1,513,000 l/ha (161,750 US gal/ac) less. About 5/8 as much.
  • There are 589 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Santiago. In whichever way circa 1h 36' less per day or about 4/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 16.1° lower in Santiago than in Dakar.
  • Relative humidity levels are 6% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 9.1°C (16.4°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) 5 (+9) 4 (+7) 2 (+4) -2 (-4) -9 (-16) -15 (-27) -15 (-27) -14 (-25) -11 (-20) -8 (-14) -4 (-7) 1 (+2) -6 (-10)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-1) -2 (-3) -4 (-8) -8 (-15) -13 (-23) -18 (-33) -20 (-36) -19 (-34) -16 (-30) -13 (-24) -9 (-17) -4 (-8) -11 (-19)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -7 (-13) -10 (-18) -14 (-25) -19 (-34) -22 (-40) -21 (-38) -18 (-32) -16 (-29) -13 (-23) -9 (-16) -13 (-24)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -2 (0) +0 (+0) +3 (+0) +7 (+0) +40 (+2) +46 (+2) +20 (+1) -127 (-5) -119 (-5) -27 (-1) +7 (+0) +0 (+0) -151 (-6)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +0.5 (+2) +0.5 (+2) +1 (+3) +3.5 (+12) +7.5 (+24) +8 (+27) +1 (+3) -6 ( -19) -5 ( -17) +1 (+3) +2.5 (+8) +0.5 (+2)   +15 (+4)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +2h 21' +1h 16' -1h 11' -3h 56' -5h 50' -5h 32' -3h 48' -2h 01' -2h 00' -1h 29' +0h 24' +2h 32'   -1h 36'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 43' +1h 41' +0h 18' -1h 10' -2h 24' -3h 02' -2h 45' -1h 41' -0h 16' +1h 12' +2h 26' +3h 02'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +20.8 +2.1 -19.4 -42.7 -48.1 -48.2 -48 -42.7 -19.9 +2.9 +21 +28.1   -16.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +2 +2 +4 +6 +10 +15 +13 +7 +4 +0 +2 +6   +5.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -0.2 (0) -1.2 (-2) -3.2 (-6) -6.7 (-12) -10.5 (-19) -14.7 (-26) -17 (-31) -17 (-31) -15.1 (-27) -12.8 (-23) -8.4 (-15) -2.4 (-4) -9.1 (-16)

Url to share!

Santiago vs Dakar Discussion

You are welcome to incorporate your thoughts on the differences in climate or other matters such as contrasts in culture, standard of living, demographics etc.

Currently under general maintenance.

Climate Guides for Locations near Santiago

Climate Guides for Locations near Dakar


Countries A-Z:         A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z
Bright Future Dir.

© 2009 - 2015 climatemps.com - Sitemap - Contact Us - Privacy Policy -