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Accra vs Anchorage, Alaska Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Anchorage, Alaska, Usa is approximately 12,147 km or 7,548 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Anchorage, Alaska bearing 32° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 165.1° or SSE .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Anchorage, Alaska has a boreal subarctic climate with dry summers (Dsc).
  • Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Anchorage, Alaska is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 24.3 °C (43.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 20.2 °C (36.4°F) less in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 382.9 mm (15.1 in) more which is equivalent to 382.9 l/m² (9.4 US gal/ft²) or 3,829,000 l/ha (409,346 US gal/ac) more. About 2 as much.
  • There are 385 more hours of sunlight per year in Accra. In whichever way circa 1h 03' more per day or about 1 1/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 45.5° higher in Accra than in Anchorage, Alaska.
  • Relative humidity levels are 17.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 26.8°C (48.2°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +38 (+68) +35 (+64) +31 (+57) +26 (+47) +19 (+33) +13 (+23) +9 (+15) +10 (+18) +16 (+29) +25 (+46) +34 (+61) +36 (+65) +24 (+44)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +37 (+67) +35 (+63) +32 (+57) +26 (+47) +19 (+34) +14 (+24) +10 (+18) +11 (+19) +16 (+30) +25 (+44) +33 (+59) +36 (+64) +24 (+44)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +36 (+65) +34 (+62) +32 (+57) +26 (+47) +19 (+35) +15 (+26) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +17 (+30) +24 (+43) +32 (+58) +35 (+63) +24 (+44)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -4 (0) +17 (+1) +56 (+2) +65 (+3) +127 (+5) +164 (+6) +6 (+0) -46 (-2) -29 (-1) +28 (+1) +10 (+0) -10 (0) +383 (+15)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -6 ( -19) -5 ( -18) -2 ( -6) +2 (+7) +6 (+19) +7 (+23) -4 ( -13) -8 ( -26) -6 ( -20) -1 ( -3) -4 ( -13) -6 ( -19)   -27 ( -7)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +4h 23' +3h 17' +0h 25' -1h 22' -1h 50' -4h 48' -3h 36' -0h 56' +1h 26' +4h 00' +5h 44' +6h 01'   +1h 03'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +5h 35' +3h 16' +0h 34' -2h 13' -4h 50' -6h 25' -5h 41' -3h 16' -0h 30' +2h 18' +4h 54' +6h 26'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +55.2 +55.1 +55.1 +42.8 +26.2 +19.9 +25.9 +42.7 +55.4 +55.3 +55.3 +55.4   +45.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +5 +11 +19 +28 +32 +29 +23 +19 +17 +16 +6 +2   +17.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +36.4 (+66) +35.2 (+63) +33.4 (+60) +30.2 (+54) +25.2 (+45) +19.4 (+35) +14.3 (+26) +14.1 (+25) +19.3 (+35) +26.5 (+48) +32.8 (+59) +34.6 (+62) +26.8 (+48)

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