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Accra vs Burlington, Iowa Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Burlington, Iowa, Usa is approximately 9,681 km or 6,016 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Burlington, Iowa bearing 85.1° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 130.7° or SE .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Burlington, Iowa has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Burlington, Iowa is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 15.8 °C (28.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 25.5 °C (45.9°F) less in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 90 mm (3.5 in) less which is equivalent to 90 l/m² (2.21 US gal/ft²) or 900,000 l/ha (96,216 US gal/ac) less. About 8/9 as much.
  • There are 667 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Accra. In whichever way circa 1h 48' less per day or about 7/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 25.2° higher in Accra than in Burlington, Iowa.
  • Relative humidity levels are 20.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 19.5°C (35.1°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +32 (+58) +29 (+52) +24 (+43) +16 (+29) +8 (+14) +1 (+2) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) +4 (+7) +11 (+20) +22 (+40) +28 (+50) +14 (+25)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +32 (+58) +30 (+53) +25 (+45) +18 (+32) +10 (+18) +4 (+7) -1 (-1) 0 (0) +7 (+12) +13 (+23) +23 (+41) +29 (+52) +16 (+28)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +32 (+58) +30 (+54) +26 (+47) +19 (+34) +12 (+22) +7 (+13) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +9 (+16) +15 (+27) +24 (+43) +30 (+54) +18 (+32)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -25 (-1) +1 (+0) +4 (+0) -4 (0) +43 (+2) +66 (+3) -37 (-1) -75 (-3) -41 (-2) +11 (+0) -10 (0) -23 (-1) -90 (-4)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -6 ( -19) -5 ( -18) -6 ( -19) -4 ( -13) -2 ( -6) +3 (+10) -1 ( -3) -3 ( -10) 0 ( 0) +2 (+6) -4 ( -13) -6 ( -19)   -32 ( -9)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +1h 54' +0h 53' +0h 03' -1h 16' -2h 54' -6h 42' -6h 50' -5h 52' -3h 58' -1h 19' +1h 40' +2h 34'   -1h 48'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 16' +1h 24' +0h 15' -0h 58' -2h 01' -2h 33' -2h 18' -1h 24' -0h 13' +1h 00' +2h 02' +2h 33'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +35 +34.8 +34.8 +22.5 +5.9 -0.5 +5.5 +22.3 +35 +34.9 +35.1 +35.2   +25.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +8 +7 +14 +25 +26 +26 +28 +25 +28 +29 +18 +10   +20.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +32 (+58) +29.3 (+53) +26.6 (+48) +22.4 (+40) +15.5 (+28) +9.7 (+17) +5.9 (+11) +5.7 (+10) +12.7 (+23) +19 (+34) +25.6 (+46) +29.4 (+53) +19.5 (+35)

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