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Chennai, Tamil Nadu vs Dakar Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India and Dakar, Senegal is approximately 10,446 km or 6,491 mi.
  • To reach Chennai, Tamil Nadu in this distance one would set out from Dakar bearing 75.4° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Chennai, Tamil Nadu bearing 106.1° or ESE .
  • Chennai, Tamil Nadu has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry summers (As) whereas Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • Chennai, Tamil Nadu is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 4.5 °C (8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.8 °C (3.2°F) more in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1128.1 mm (44.4 in) more which is equivalent to 1128.1 l/m (27.69 US gal/ft) or 11,281,000 l/ha (1,206,014 US gal/ac) more. About 3 3/4 as much.
  • There are 335 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. In whichever way circa 0h 54' less per day or about 8/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.7° higher in Chennai, Tamil Nadu than in Dakar.
  • Relative humidity levels are 4% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5.1°C (9.3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +6 (+10) +8 (+15) +11 (+19) +12 (+22) +8 (+15) +5 (+10) +5 (+8) +4 (+7) +2 (+3) +1 (+1) +1 (+3) +6 (+10)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+6) +5 (+9) +7 (+13) +9 (+17) +10 (+18) +6 (+12) +3 (+6) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) +0 (+0) +2 (+3) +4 (+8)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+6) +5 (+8) +7 (+12) +8 (+15) +8 (+14) +4 (+8) +1 (+2) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) +0 (+1) 0 (-1) +2 (+3) +3 (+6)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +25 (+1) +33 (+1) +4 (+0) +12 (+0) +38 (+1) +61 (+2) +61 (+2) -27 (-1) +27 (+1) +336 (+13) +408 (+16) +152 (+6) +1128 (+44)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +2.5 (+8) +0.5 (+2) +1 (+3) +1.5 (+5) +2.5 (+8) +7 (+23) +5 (+16) 0 ( 0) -2 ( -7) +9 (+29) +10.5 (+35) +6.5 (+21)   +44 (+12)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 34' +0h 53' +0h 03' -0h 54' -1h 13' -2h 04' -2h 32' -1h 11' -1h 04' -1h 38' -1h 36' -0h 11'   -0h 54'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 05' +0h 03' +0h 00' -0h 02' -0h 05' -0h 06' -0h 05' -0h 03' -0h 00' +0h 02' +0h 05' +0h 06'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +1.7 +1.6 +1.6 +1.6 -1.6 -1.7 -1.7 +1.6 +1.8 +1.8 +1.8 +1.8   +0.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +18 +12 +7 +2 -8 -12 -7 -9 -3 +5 +17 +25   +3.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) +7.8 (+14) +7.9 (+14) +8.7 (+16) +9.4 (+17) +7.5 (+14) +2.9 (+5) +1.3 (+2) +0.3 (+1) +1.9 (+3) +2.3 (+4) +4.1 (+7) +7.6 (+14) +5.1 (+9)

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