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Accra vs Detroit, Michigan Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Detroit, Michigan, Usa is approximately 9,027 km or 5,610 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Detroit, Michigan bearing 90.4° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 131.9° or SE .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Detroit, Michigan has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Detroit, Michigan is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 17.3 °C (31.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 23.5 °C (42.3°F) less in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 41.5 mm (1.6 in) less which is equivalent to 41.5 l/m² (1.02 US gal/ft²) or 415,000 l/ha (44,366 US gal/ac) less. About 1 as much.
  • There are 39 more hours of sunlight per year in Accra. In whichever way circa 0h 07' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 26.6° higher in Accra than in Detroit, Michigan.
  • Relative humidity levels are 21.8% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 21.3°C (38.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +33 (+59) +31 (+56) +25 (+45) +18 (+32) +10 (+18) +3 (+5) +-2 (-3) +0 (-1) +6 (+10) +14 (+24) +22 (+40) +29 (+53) +16 (+28)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +33 (+59) +31 (+56) +26 (+47) +20 (+35) +12 (+22) +6 (+11) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +8 (+15) +15 (+28) +22 (+40) +29 (+52) +17 (+31)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +32 (+58) +31 (+56) +27 (+48) +21 (+38) +15 (+26) +10 (+17) +6 (+10) +6 (+10) +11 (+19) +17 (+31) +23 (+41) +29 (+52) +19 (+34)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -29 (-1) -7 (0) +8 (+0) +7 (+0) +71 (+3) +101 (+4) -32 (-1) -71 (-3) -33 (-1) +27 (+1) -30 (-1) -54 (-2) -42 (-2)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -11 ( -35) -10 ( -35) -8 ( -26) -5 ( -17) -1 ( -3) +3 (+10) -1 ( -3) -2 ( -6) -1 ( -3) 0 ( 0) -7 ( -23) -11 ( -35)   -54 ( -15)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +4h 05' +3h 09' +1h 40' +0h 22' -1h 36' -5h 00' -4h 34' -4h 23' -2h 14' +0h 40' +4h 38' +4h 40'   +0h 07'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 25' +1h 29' +0h 16' -1h 01' -2h 08' -2h 42' -2h 27' -1h 29' -0h 14' +1h 03' +2h 10' +2h 42'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +36.5 +36.3 +36.2 +23.9 +7.4 +1 +7 +23.8 +36.4 +36.4 +36.5 +36.6   +26.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +7 +9 +15 +26 +30 +32 +34 +30 +28 +28 +15 +8   +21.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +32.4 (+58) +31.3 (+56) +27.5 (+50) +24.4 (+44) +18.7 (+34) +13.3 (+24) +10 (+18) +9.5 (+17) +14.3 (+26) +20.9 (+38) +24.5 (+44) +29.1 (+52) +21.3 (+38)

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