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Senegal Elevation Map

Senegal is a country located on the west coast of Africa, bordering the Atlantic Ocean to the west. The country has a diverse landscape, with areas of low-lying coastal plains, savannah, and hills in the southeast.


The elevation of Senegal ranges from sea level on the coast to just over 1,000 meters in the southeast. The terrain is generally flat or gently rolling, with few major mountain ranges or high peaks.


Despite its lack of dramatic topography, the elevation of Senegal plays an important role in the country's climate, with the higher elevations in the southeast experiencing cooler temperatures and more rainfall than the low-lying coastal areas.

Overall, Senegal's elevation map is characterized by its gentleness and relative uniformity, making it a relatively easy country to navigate and explore.

Highest point

The highest point in Senegal is an unnamed hill located in the southeast part of the country, near the border with Guinea. This hill has an elevation of 581 meters (1,906 feet) above sea level.

Lowest point

The lowest point in Senegal is the Atlantic Ocean, which forms the country's western border and has an elevation of 0 meters above sea level.

Similar landscape

Senegal's elevation map is similar to many other countries in West Africa, which are characterized by a relatively flat landscape with few high peaks or mountain ranges.

Popular cities

See here a list of 10 cities in Senegal and their elevation above sea level.