General information about Dakar
Country Senegal
Region Dakar 01
Population 2,476,400
Coordinates of Dakar
Time Zone Africa/Dakar
GMT 0
DST 0
Latitude 14.693700000
Longitude -17.444060000
Elevation (STRM3) 12 m.
Location on map

Weather, climate, temperature by months in Dakar

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 36 37 38 37 35 37 37 33 36 32 37 37 38
Average high °C 30 30 28 26 23 23 23 23 25 27 28 29 26
Average temperature °C 28 28 26 24 22 22 23 23 24 26 28 28 25
Average low °C 25 25 22 20 18 17 18 18 20 23 25 25 21
Record low °C 17 18 17 15 12 11 12 15 17 17 20 20 11
Rain Days 9 3 1 1 2 1 1 0 1 2 7 13 41
Fog Days 1 4 4 5 6 8 10 10 7 2 1 0 58
Thunderstorms Days 8 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 7 21
Average precipitation Mm. 149 39 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 15 72 179 458
Relative humidity % 80 75 64 56 58 60 62 66 69 73 75 78 68
Relative humidity morning % 89 87 80 74 78 87 89 91 89 87 85 87 85
Relative humidity evening % 74 67 58 53 54 58 62 68 69 70 70 73 65
Wind speed Km/h 10 11 13 16 16 16 17 17 16 13 12 11 14
Day Length Hours 13 12 12 12 12 12 12 12 13 13 13 13 12
Dew point °C 24 23 19 15 13 14 15 16 18 21 23 24 224
Growing degree-day °C 534 555 489 428 366 339 397 390 434 489 543 546 5508
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 20 20 18 17 17 19 23 25 24 22 21 21 21
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Dakar - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleRegionCountrySize
4 kmLéopold Sédar Senghor International AirportDakarL
101 kmKaolack AirportKaolackM
108 kmBanjul International AirportBanjulM
114 kmSaint Louis AirportSaint LouisM
166 kmCap Skirring AirportCap SkirringM
167 kmZiguinchor AirportZiguinchorM
228 kmOsvaldo Vieira International AirportBissauM
262 kmTambacounda AirportTambacoundaM
268 kmNouakchott–Oumtounsy International AirportNouakchottL
282 kmOuro Sogui AirportMatamM

Cities close to Dakar

Showing 1-10 of 53 items.
CountryRegionCityPopulationCostsLive qualityClimateSafety
   Month1-101-101-10
0 km SenegalDakarDakar2,476,400
144 km SenegalZiguinchorZiguinchor159,778
70 km SenegalDiourbelDiourbel0
97 km SenegalSaint-LouisSaint-Louis176,000
21 km SenegalThièsThies0
90 km SenegalLougaLouga67,154
70 km SenegalDiourbelTiebo100,289
245 km SenegalMatamOuro Sogui14,888
2 km SenegalDakarMermoz Boabab15,000
195 km SenegalSaint-LouisNdioum13,198