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Accra vs Baghdad Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Baghdad, Iraq is approximately 5,514 km or 3,427 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Baghdad bearing 246.1° or WSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 230.2° or SW .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Baghdad has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Baghdad is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 3.7 °C (6.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 20.5 °C (36.9°F) less in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 631 mm (24.8 in) more which is equivalent to 631 l/m² (15.49 US gal/ft²) or 6,310,000 l/ha (674,581 US gal/ac) more. About 5 as much.
  • There are 867 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Accra. In whichever way circa 2h 21' less per day or about 3/4 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 17.6° higher in Accra than in Baghdad.
  • Relative humidity levels are 38.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 15.3°C (27.6°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +16 (+29) +13 (+23) +10 (+18) +3 (+5) -5 (-9) -12 (-22) -16 (-29) -17 (-31) -11 (-20) +-4 (-7) +6 (+11) +13 (+23) +0 (-1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +18 (+32) +15 (+27) +13 (+23) +6 (+11) -1 (-2) -6 (-11) -10 (-17) -11 (-19) -5 (-9) +1 (+2) +9 (+16) +16 (+28) +4 (+7)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +19 (+34) +17 (+31) +15 (+27) +9 (+16) +3 (+5) 0 (0) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) +1 (+2) +6 (+11) +12 (+22) +18 (+32) +8 (+14)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -10 (0) +9 (+0) +45 (+2) +65 (+3) +138 (+5) +193 (+8) +49 (+2) +16 (+1) +40 (+2) +77 (+3) +17 (+1) -8 (0) +631 (+25)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -3 ( -10) -3 ( -11) -1 ( -3) +3 (+10) +9 (+29) +14 (+47) +7 (+23) +6 (+19) +8 (+27) +8 (+26) -1 ( -3) -4 ( -13)   +43 (+12)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 42' +0h 06' -0h 44' -1h 26' -2h 52' -6h 48' -6h 36' -6h 25' -4h 50' -1h 42' +0h 54' +1h 21'   -2h 21'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 38' +1h 01' +0h 11' -0h 42' -1h 27' -1h 50' -1h 40' -1h 01' -0h 09' +0h 43' +1h 28' +1h 50'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +27.6 +27.5 +27.4 +15 -1.5 -8 -2 +14.7 +27.3 +27.3 +27.4 +27.6   +17.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +8 +16 +24 +37 +52 +64 +63 +61 +56 +49 +26 +8   +38.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +18.5 (+33) +17.9 (+32) +17.6 (+32) +15.3 (+28) +14.9 (+27) +16.3 (+29) +12.5 (+23) +11.2 (+20) +13.4 (+24) +14.8 (+27) +14.7 (+26) +16.6 (+30) +15.3 (+28)

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