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Accra vs Cardiff, Wales Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Cardiff, Wales, Uk is approximately 5,102 km or 3,170 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Cardiff, Wales bearing 175.5° or S and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 177.2° or S .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Cardiff, Wales has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Cardiff, Wales is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 16.8 °C (30.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.8 °C (14°F) less in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 174 mm (6.9 in) less which is equivalent to 174 l/m² (4.27 US gal/ft²) or 1,740,000 l/ha (186,018 US gal/ac) less. About 5/6 as much.
  • There are 824 more hours of sunlight per year in Accra. In whichever way circa 2h 16' more per day or about 1 1/2 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 35.8° higher in Accra than in Cardiff, Wales.
  • Relative humidity levels are 0.3% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 16.3°C (29.3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +25 (+45) +25 (+45) +23 (+41) +20 (+36) +16 (+29) +11 (+20) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +12 (+21) +16 (+29) +21 (+38) +23 (+41) +17 (+31)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +23 (+42) +23 (+42) +22 (+40) +20 (+36) +16 (+29) +12 (+21) +9 (+15) +8 (+15) +12 (+21) +15 (+27) +20 (+35) +22 (+39) +17 (+30)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +21 (+38) +21 (+39) +21 (+38) +20 (+36) +16 (+29) +13 (+23) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +12 (+21) +14 (+25) +19 (+33) +20 (+36) +16 (+29)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -75 (-3) -30 (-1) -3 (0) +25 (+1) +81 (+3) +127 (+5) -25 (-1) -64 (-3) -52 (-2) -16 (-1) -62 (-2) -80 (-3) -174 (-7)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -16 ( -52) -12 ( -42) -8 ( -26) -6 ( -20) -2 ( -6) +1 (+3) -7 ( -23) -9 ( -29) -8 ( -27) -7 ( -23) -13 ( -43) -16 ( -52)   -103 ( -28)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +5h 09' +4h 38' +3h 13' +1h 28' +0h 27' -2h 06' -1h 32' -1h 01' +1h 02' +3h 44' +6h 04' +6h 05'   +2h 16'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +3h 31' +2h 08' +0h 23' -1h 28' -3h 06' -3h 58' -3h 34' -2h 09' -0h 20' +1h 31' +3h 08' +3h 58'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +45.6 +45.5 +45.5 +33.2 +16.6 +10.2 +16.1 +32.9 +45.5 +45.4 +45.6 +45.8   +35.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -10 -10 -5 +6 +8 +12 +9 +5 +1 -2 -8 -10   -0.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +20.8 (+37) +20.9 (+38) +20.5 (+37) +20.5 (+37) +17.1 (+31) +14 (+25) +10 (+18) +8.8 (+16) +11.4 (+21) +14.2 (+26) +17.9 (+32) +19.3 (+35) +16.3 (+29)

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