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Accra vs Assab Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Assab, Eritrea is approximately 4,771 km or 2,965 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Assab bearing 264.1° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 256.8° or WSW .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Assab has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • The mean temperature is 4 °C (7.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.7 °C (8.5°F) less in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 747.9 mm (29.4 in) more which is equivalent to 747.9 l/m² (18.36 US gal/ft²) or 7,479,000 l/ha (799,555 US gal/ac) more. About 20 1/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.8° higher in Accra than in Assab.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+2) +1 (+1) -1 (-1) -3 (-5) -5 (-9) -7 (-13) -11 (-19) -11 (-19) -7 (-13) -5 (-9) -2 (-3) +0 (+0) -4 (-7)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +12 (+0) +30 (+1) +71 (+3) +78 (+3) +143 (+6) +193 (+8) +42 (+2) +13 (+1) +39 (+2) +79 (+3) +34 (+1) +13 (+1) +748 (+29)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 23' +0h 14' +0h 02' -0h 10' -0h 20' -0h 26' -0h 23' -0h 14' -0h 02' +0h 10' +0h 21' +0h 26'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) +7.5 +7.4 +7.3 -5.1 -7.4 -7.4 -7.4 -5.2 +7.2 +7.3 +7.4 +7.5   +1.8

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