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Accra vs Atlanta, Georgia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Atlanta, Georgia, Usa is approximately 9,132 km or 5,674 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Atlanta, Georgia bearing 88.5° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 123.3° or ESE .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Atlanta, Georgia has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Atlanta, Georgia is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 10.2 °C (18.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 17 °C (30.6°F) less in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 502.7 mm (19.8 in) less which is equivalent to 502.7 l/m² (12.34 US gal/ft²) or 5,027,000 l/ha (537,420 US gal/ac) less. About 3/5 as much.
  • There are 286 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Accra. In whichever way circa 0h 46' less per day or about 8/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 18.1° higher in Accra than in Atlanta, Georgia.
  • Relative humidity levels are 26.1% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 15.8°C (28.5°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +22 (+39) +19 (+35) +14 (+25) +9 (+17) +5 (+8) +-1 (-2) -4 (-7) -4 (-6) +1 (+2) +7 (+13) +14 (+24) +19 (+34) +8 (+15)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +23 (+41) +20 (+37) +16 (+29) +12 (+21) +6 (+11) +2 (+3) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) +3 (+5) +9 (+17) +15 (+28) +20 (+36) +10 (+18)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +23 (+42) +22 (+39) +18 (+33) +14 (+25) +8 (+15) +4 (+7) +1 (+2) +0 (+1) +5 (+8) +11 (+20) +17 (+31) +21 (+38) +12 (+22)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -105 (-4) -85 (-3) -74 (-3) -26 (-1) +36 (+1) +103 (+4) -78 (-3) -77 (-3) -47 (-2) +3 (+0) -60 (-2) -92 (-4) -503 (-20)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -9 ( -29) -9 ( -32) -7 ( -23) -3 ( -10) +2 (+6) +4 (+13) -5 ( -16) -4 ( -13) +1 (+3) +2 (+6) -4 ( -13) -9 ( -29)   -41 ( -11)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +2h 19' +1h 50' +0h 52' -1h 18' -2h 01' -5h 02' -4h 19' -4h 01' -1h 54' -0h 09' +2h 00' +2h 29'   -0h 46'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 40' +1h 02' +0h 11' -0h 43' -1h 29' -1h 52' -1h 42' -1h 02' -0h 09' +0h 44' +1h 30' +1h 52'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +27.9 +27.8 +27.7 +15.3 -1.2 -7.6 -1.6 +15.2 +27.8 +27.8 +27.9 +28.1   +18.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +17 +19 +23 +31 +32 +33 +28 +27 +27 +31 +27 +18   +26.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +25 (+45) +23.6 (+42) +20.7 (+37) +18.5 (+33) +13.8 (+25) +9.4 (+17) +5 (+9) +4.7 (+8) +9.1 (+16) +16 (+29) +20.9 (+38) +23.1 (+42) +15.8 (+28)

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