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Accra vs Christchurch Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Christchurch, New Zealand is approximately 15,739 km or 9,780 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Christchurch bearing 191.6° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 351.6° or N .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Christchurch has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Christchurch is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 14.8 °C (26.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.4 °C (13.3°F) less in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 171.8 mm (6.8 in) more which is equivalent to 171.8 l/m² (4.22 US gal/ft²) or 1,718,000 l/ha (183,666 US gal/ac) more. About 1 2/7 as much.
  • There are 387 more hours of sunlight per year in Accra. In whichever way circa 1h 03' more per day or about 1 1/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 28.6° higher in Accra than in Christchurch.
  • Relative humidity levels are 3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 15°C (27°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+18) +11 (+20) +13 (+23) +15 (+27) +17 (+31) +18 (+32) +17 (+31) +15 (+27) +15 (+27) +13 (+23) +12 (+22) +11 (+20) +14 (+25)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+19) +11 (+19) +13 (+23) +16 (+28) +18 (+33) +20 (+36) +19 (+34) +17 (+30) +16 (+29) +14 (+26) +13 (+24) +11 (+20) +15 (+27)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +14 (+25) +16 (+29) +19 (+34) +21 (+38) +21 (+38) +19 (+34) +17 (+31) +15 (+27) +14 (+25) +12 (+22) +16 (+29)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -30 (-1) -5 (0) +16 (+1) +29 (+1) +87 (+3) +143 (+6) -19 (-1) -44 (-2) -1 (0) +36 (+1) -12 (0) -27 (-1) +172 (+7)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -8 ( -26) -6 ( -21) -4 ( -13) -3 ( -10) -1 ( -3) +1 (+3) -7 ( -23) -5 ( -16) -2 ( -7) -2 ( -6) -6 ( -20) -9 ( -29)   -52 ( -14)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 01' +0h 53' +1h 34' +2h 20' +2h 30' +0h 56' +0h 32' +0h 19' +0h 04' +1h 03' +1h 08' +1h 21'   +1h 03'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 07' -1h 55' -0h 21' +1h 19' +2h 45' +3h 29' +3h 10' +1h 56' +0h 18' -1h 22' -2h 47' -3h 30'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -1.9 +16.6 +38.1 +49 +49 +49.1 +49.1 +49.2 +39.1 +16.3 -1.9 -8.9   +28.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +5 +3 -1 +1 -1 +2 +1 +2 +5 +7 +7 +5   +3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +11 (+20) +11.1 (+20) +12.2 (+22) +15.5 (+28) +17.6 (+32) +19.8 (+36) +18.5 (+33) +16.8 (+30) +16.6 (+30) +15.2 (+27) +14.2 (+26) +11.7 (+21) +15 (+27)

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