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Freetown vs Dar Es Salaam Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Freetown, Sierra Leone and Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania is approximately 6,058 km or 3,764 mi.
  • To reach Freetown in this distance one would set out from Dar Es Salaam bearing 285.7° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Freetown bearing 284.9° or WNW .
  • Freetown has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am) whereas Dar Es Salaam has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • The average annual temperature is 1.4 °C (2.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.9 °C (3.4°F) less in Freetown. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1797.3 mm (70.8 in) more which is equivalent to 1797.3 l/m² (44.11 US gal/ft²) or 17,973,000 l/ha (1,921,433 US gal/ac) more. About 2 4/7 as much.
  • There are 649 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Freetown. In whichever way circa 1h 45' less per day or about 7/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.2° higher in Freetown than in Dar Es Salaam.
  • Relative humidity levels are 2.9% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.9°C (3.5°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Freetown relative to Dar Es Salaam. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Dar Es Salaam vs Freetown.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-4) +-2 (-3) +-1 (-2) +0 (+0) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +0 (-1) +-1 (-1) +-1 (-2) +-1 (-2) +-1 (-2) -2 (-4) +-1 (-1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-1) +0 (+0) +1 (+1) +2 (+3) +3 (+5) +3 (+6) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) 0 (0) +1 (+3)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (0) +1 (+2) +1 (+3) +2 (+3) +3 (+6) +5 (+8) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +3 (+6) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +3 (+5)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -75 (-3) -48 (-2) -119 (-5) -222 (-9) +1 (+0) +281 (+11) +703 (+28) +764 (+30) +456 (+18) +200 (+8) -45 (-2) -100 (-4) +1797 (+71)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -5 ( -16) -5 ( -18) -9 ( -29) -13 ( -43) 0 ( 0) +15 (+50) +21 (+68) +20 (+65) +18 (+60) +14 (+45) +4 (+13) -3 ( -10)   +57 (+15)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 00' -0h 12' +1h 05' +2h 14' -0h 38' -2h 46' -4h 36' -6h 21' -4h 30' -2h 40' -1h 44' -1h 00'   -1h 45'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 47' -0h 29' -0h 05' +0h 20' +0h 42' +0h 53' +0h 48' +0h 29' +0h 04' -0h 21' -0h 42' -0h 53'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -15.3 -14.4 -1.1 +15.5 +15.5 +15.5 +15.4 +15.5 -0.5 -14.4 -15.3 -15.4   +0.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +1 -6 -9 -3 +0 +7 +10 +11 +13 +8 +3 -1   +2.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -0.5 (-1) -1.2 (-2) -1.3 (-2) +0.8 (+1) +2.7 (+5) +4.8 (+9) +4.3 (+8) +4.6 (+8) +4.4 (+8) +3.2 (+6) +1.7 (+3) -0.2 (0) +1.9 (+3)

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