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Accra vs Alexandra Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Alexandra, New Zealand is approximately 15,492 km or 9,627 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Alexandra bearing 196.1° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 348.7° or NNW .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Alexandra has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Alexandra is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The mean temperature is 16 °C (28.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11 °C (19.8°F) less in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 452 mm (17.8 in) more which is equivalent to 452 l/m² (11.09 US gal/ft²) or 4,520,000 l/ha (483,218 US gal/ac) more. About 2 1/3 as much.
  • There are 296 more hours of sunlight per year in Accra. In whichever way circa 0h 48' more per day or about 1 1/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 30.3° higher in Accra than in Alexandra.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Accra relative to Alexandra. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Alexandra vs Accra.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +11 (+20) +15 (+27) +19 (+34) +21 (+38) +20 (+36) +16 (+29) +14 (+25) +12 (+22) +11 (+20) +9 (+16) +14 (+25)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+19) +11 (+19) +14 (+25) +17 (+31) +21 (+38) +23 (+41) +23 (+41) +19 (+34) +17 (+30) +14 (+25) +13 (+23) +11 (+20) +16 (+29)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +13 (+23) +16 (+29) +19 (+34) +22 (+40) +24 (+43) +24 (+43) +22 (+40) +20 (+36) +17 (+31) +15 (+27) +13 (+23) +18 (+33)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -30 (-1) -1 (0) +42 (+2) +49 (+2) +122 (+5) +173 (+7) +31 (+1) +1 (+0) +20 (+1) +50 (+2) +10 (+0) -15 (-1) +452 (+18)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -7 ( -23) -6 ( -21) -3 ( -10) -2 ( -7) +2 (+6) +5 (+17) -1 ( -3) -1 ( -3) +1 (+3) 0 ( 0) -5 ( -17) -8 ( -26)   -25 ( -7)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 44' +0h 16' +0h 52' +2h 02' +2h 48' +1h 24' +1h 01' +0h 05' -0h 08' +0h 32' +1h 02' +0h 29'   +0h 48'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 18' -2h 02' -0h 22' +1h 24' +2h 55' +3h 42' +3h 21' +2h 02' +0h 19' -1h 27' -2h 57' -3h 42'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) -0.2 +18.3 +39.8 +50.7 +50.7 +50.8 +50.8 +50.9 +40.8 +18 -0.2 -7.2   +30.3

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