Senegal

Average temperature, rainfall and snowfall information is available for the following climate stations in Senegal

Official name:Republic of Senegal
Capital:Dakar
Area:total: 196,190 sq km
land: 192,000 sq km
water: 4,190 sq km
Climate:tropical; hot, humid; rainy season (May to November) has strong southeast winds; dry season (December to April) dominated by hot, dry, harmattan wind
Location:Western Africa, bordering the North Atlantic Ocean, between Guinea-Bissau and Mauritania
Geographic coordinates:14 00 N, 14 00 W
Comparative Area:slightly smaller than South Dakota
Land boundaries:total: 2,640 km
border countries: The Gambia 740 km, Guinea 330 km, Guinea-Bissau 338 km, Mali 419 km, Mauritania 813 km
Coastline:531 km
Terrain:generally low, rolling, plains rising to foothills in southeast
Elevation extremes:lowest point: Atlantic Ocean 0 m
highest point: unnamed feature near Nepen Diakha 581 m

Map of Senegal

Map of Senegal

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