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Accra vs Atbara Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Atbara, Sudan is approximately 3,944 km or 2,451 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Atbara bearing 254.3° or WSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 247.1° or WSW .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Atbara has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Atbara is in or near the tropical desert biome.
  • The mean temperature is 3.4 °C (6.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.4 °C (16.9°F) less in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 727.1 mm (28.6 in) more which is equivalent to 727.1 l/m² (17.84 US gal/ft²) or 7,271,000 l/ha (777,318 US gal/ac) more. About 13 1/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 4° higher in Accra than in Atbara.
  • Relative humidity levels are 52% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 13.4°C (24.1°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+10) +4 (+7) +1 (+1) -3 (-5) -7 (-13) -10 (-17) -10 (-17) -10 (-17) -9 (-16) -6 (-11) 0 (-1) +4 (+6) -3 (-6)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +16 (+1) +37 (+1) +73 (+3) +82 (+3) +142 (+6) +192 (+8) +30 (+1) -11 (0) +33 (+1) +78 (+3) +38 (+1) +18 (+1) +727 (+29)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 38' +0h 24' +0h 04' -0h 16' -0h 34' -0h 43' -0h 39' -0h 24' -0h 03' +0h 17' +0h 34' +0h 43'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) +12.1 +12 +11.9 -0.5 -12 -12.1 -11.8 -0.8 +11.8 +11.9 +12 +12.1   +4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +43 +49 +55 +60 +62 +63 +53 +47 +52 +54 +45 +41   +52
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ¬°C & (¬°F) +17.2 (+31) +19 (+34) +19.7 (+35) +18.8 (+34) +15.7 (+28) +12.8 (+23) +6.8 (+12) +4.5 (+8) +8 (+14) +11.1 (+20) +12.7 (+23) +14.6 (+26) +13.4 (+24)

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