Senegal - General information
Region region
Capital Dakar
Language French, Wolof
Currency CFA Franc BCEAO
Population 13,567,338
Phone code +221
Coordinates of Senegal
Time Zone Africa/Dakar
GMT 0
DST 0
Latitude 14.500000000
Longitude -14.250000000
Elevation (STRM3) 53 m.

List of largest cities in Senegal

 
Dakar Dakar
Dakar Dakar
2,476,400
Pikine Pikine
Pikine Dakar
874,062
Touba Touba
Touba Diourbel
529,176
Thies Nones Thies Nones
Thies Nones Thiès
252,320
Saint-Louis Saint-Louis
Saint-Louis Saint-Louis
176,000
Kaolack Kaolack
Kaolack Kaolack
172,305

Weather, climate, temperature by months in Senegal

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 40 40 40 39 38 40 42 41 42 41 39 38 42
Average high °C 32 33 33 30 29 31 32 32 33 33 31 31 32
Average temperature °C 28 29 27 25 24 25 27 28 28 29 28 28 27
Average low °C 24 24 21 18 18 18 19 20 22 24 24 24 21
Record low °C 19 17 13 11 11 11 13 15 16 18 19 18 11
Rain Days 9 3 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 3 8 11 40
Fog Days 1 2 3 2 2 2 3 3 3 1 0 0 22
Thunderstorms Days 9 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 6 9 32
Average precipitation Mm. 185 54 3 1 1 1 0 0 4 46 139 235 670
Relative humidity % 78 70 57 47 44 45 47 50 56 64 72 77 59
Relative humidity morning % 84 81 67 54 52 56 60 66 70 76 80 83 69
Relative humidity evening % 59 46 32 28 27 27 28 31 36 45 54 60 39
Wind speed Km/h 7 7 9 11 12 12 13 13 12 11 10 8 10
Day Length Hours 13 12 12 12 12 12 12 13 13 13 13 13 12
Dew point °C 24 22 17 12 10 11 13 15 18 21 23 23 208
Growing degree-day °C 534 574 513 449 430 432 515 516 554 559 566 550 6191
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 20 19 17 16 17 19 22 24 24 23 22 21 20
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