Senegal is one of the sunniest countries in the world, with more than 3,000 hours of sunshine per year. Swept by the maritime trade winds, Dakar has a micro-climate that is mild and pleasant and distinguishes it from the rest of the country.
The country guarantees a change in environment, and its climate has two seasons:
- The rainy season, from June to October, with more rainfall in the South than in the North;
- The dry season, from November to May, with temperatures between 22°C and 30°C.
In Dakar, the average day temperature is 25°C in May, and the humidity rate is relatively low.
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