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Bilma vs Dakar Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Bilma, Niger and Dakar, Senegal is approximately 3,265 km or 2,029 mi.
  • To reach Bilma in this distance one would set out from Dakar bearing 78° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Bilma bearing 86.9° or E .
  • Bilma has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • Bilma is in or near the tropical desert biome whereas Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 2.5 °C (4.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.8 °C (17.6°F) more in Bilma. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 400.6 mm (15.8 in) less which is equivalent to 400.6 l/m² (9.83 US gal/ft²) or 4,006,000 l/ha (428,268 US gal/ac) less. About 0 as much.
  • There are 648 more hours of sunlight per year in Bilma. In whichever way circa 1h 46' more per day or about 1 1/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2° lower in Bilma than in Dakar.
  • Relative humidity levels are 50.5% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 19.2°C (34.5°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) 1 (+1) 4 (+7) +8 (+15) +14 (+24) +16 (+28) +13 (+24) +11 (+20) +11 (+19) +10 (+18) +7 (+12) 2 (+4) 0 (0) +8 (+14)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-7) -1 (-2) +3 (+6) +8 (+14) +9 (+17) +7 (+13) +6 (+10) +6 (+10) +4 (+8) +1 (+1) -4 (-7) -5 (-10) +2 (+4)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-15) -6 (-11) -2 (-3) +2 (+3) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) +0 (+1) +1 (+1) -1 (-2) -5 (-10) -10 (-19) -11 (-19) -3 (-6)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -2 (0) -1 (0) +0 (+0) -1 (0) -1 (0) -9 (0) -58 (-2) -158 (-6) -133 (-5) -37 (-1) -1 (0) 0 (0) -401 (-16)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) 0 ( 0) -0.5 ( -2) +0.5 (+2) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0) -1.5 ( -5) -8 ( -26) -13 ( -42) -12 ( -40) -4.5 ( -15) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0)   -39 ( -11)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +1h 30' +1h 16' -0h 00' -0h 26' +0h 54' +1h 58' +3h 32' +3h 54' +2h 56' +2h 05' +1h 46' +1h 44'   +1h 46'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 13' -0h 08' -0h 01' +0h 05' +0h 11' +0h 14' +0h 13' +0h 08' +0h 01' -0h 05' -0h 11' -0h 14'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -3.9 -4 -4 -4 +3.9 +3.9 +3.6 -3.9 -3.9 -3.9 -3.9 -3.9   -2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -38 -46 -51 -57 -59 -56 -53 -51 -59 -58 -46 -33   -50.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -18.9 (-34) -20.3 (-37) -19.8 (-36) -20 (-36) -18.9 (-34) -18.7 (-34) -16 (-29) -12.9 (-23) -19.7 (-35) -23.5 (-42) -23.1 (-42) -18.3 (-33) -19.2 (-35)

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