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Accra vs Calgary, Alberta Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Calgary, Alberta, Canada is approximately 11,139 km or 6,922 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Calgary, Alberta bearing 67.6° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 144.3° or SE .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Calgary, Alberta has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Calgary, Alberta is in or near the boreal wet forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 22.6 °C (40.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 22 °C (39.6°F) less in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 388.3 mm (15.3 in) more which is equivalent to 388.3 l/m² (9.53 US gal/ft²) or 3,883,000 l/ha (415,118 US gal/ac) more. About 2 as much.
  • There are 221 more hours of sunlight per year in Accra. In whichever way circa 0h 37' more per day or about 1 1/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 35.5° higher in Accra than in Calgary, Alberta.
  • Relative humidity levels are 24% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 26.8°C (48.3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +36 (+64) +33 (+59) +29 (+52) +21 (+39) +15 (+26) +8 (+15) +4 (+7) +4 (+8) +12 (+21) +17 (+31) +28 (+51) +33 (+60) +20 (+36)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +37 (+67) +34 (+61) +31 (+55) +24 (+43) +17 (+31) +12 (+22) +8 (+15) +8 (+15) +15 (+27) +20 (+37) +30 (+54) +35 (+64) +23 (+41)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +39 (+70) +35 (+64) +32 (+58) +26 (+48) +20 (+36) +16 (+28) +13 (+23) +12 (+22) +18 (+33) +23 (+42) +32 (+58) +37 (+67) +25 (+46)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +4 (+0) +27 (+1) +58 (+2) +57 (+2) +92 (+4) +116 (+5) -21 (-1) -33 (-1) -8 (0) +65 (+3) +26 (+1) +5 (+0) +388 (+15)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -6 ( -19) -6 ( -21) -6 ( -19) -2 ( -7) +1 (+3) +1 (+3) -3 ( -10) -5 ( -16) 0 ( 0) +2 (+6) -3 ( -10) -5 ( -16)   -32 ( -9)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +3h 38' +3h 06' +2h 29' +1h 00' -0h 52' -3h 00' -5h 34' -3h 50' -0h 30' +2h 01' +4h 18' +4h 40'   +0h 37'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +3h 29' +2h 07' +0h 23' -1h 27' -3h 04' -3h 55' -3h 32' -2h 07' -0h 19' +1h 30' +3h 06' +3h 55'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +45.3 +45.1 +45.1 +32.8 +16.2 +9.9 +15.9 +32.7 +45.3 +45.3 +45.4 +45.5   +35.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +9 +7 +12 +29 +37 +35 +37 +36 +33 +28 +15 +10   +24
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +37.1 (+67) +33.5 (+60) +31.1 (+56) +28.7 (+52) +25.2 (+45) +19.5 (+35) +16.4 (+30) +16.5 (+30) +21.9 (+39) +25.2 (+45) +31.3 (+56) +35.5 (+64) +26.8 (+48)

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