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Accra vs Fairbanks, Alaska Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Fairbanks, Alaska, Usa is approximately 11,747 km or 7,300 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Fairbanks, Alaska bearing 33.5° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 166.3° or SSE .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Fairbanks, Alaska has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Fairbanks, Alaska is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 29.4 °C (52.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 36.3 °C (65.3°F) less in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 510.9 mm (20.1 in) more which is equivalent to 510.9 l/m² (12.54 US gal/ft²) or 5,109,000 l/ha (546,186 US gal/ac) more. About 2 6/7 as much.
  • There are 272 more hours of sunlight per year in Accra. In whichever way circa 0h 44' more per day or about 1 1/8 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 49.1° higher in Accra than in Fairbanks, Alaska.
  • Relative humidity levels are 19.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 32.3°C (58.1°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +51 (+91) +46 (+82) +37 (+66) +27 (+49) +16 (+28) +8 (+14) +5 (+8) +8 (+14) +16 (+29) +30 (+54) +43 (+77) +48 (+86) +28 (+50)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +51 (+92) +47 (+85) +40 (+71) +29 (+52) +18 (+32) +11 (+19) +8 (+14) +10 (+18) +18 (+32) +30 (+54) +43 (+78) +48 (+87) +29 (+53)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +51 (+92) +49 (+88) +43 (+77) +30 (+55) +20 (+35) +13 (+24) +11 (+19) +13 (+23) +20 (+35) +30 (+53) +44 (+79) +49 (+88) +31 (+56)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +4 (+0) +27 (+1) +64 (+3) +74 (+3) +130 (+5) +158 (+6) +2 (+0) -34 (-1) +16 (+1) +57 (+2) +18 (+1) -4 (0) +511 (+20)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -7 ( -23) -5 ( -18) -1 ( -3) +3 (+10) +4 (+13) +4 (+13) -6 ( -19) -8 ( -26) -2 ( -7) -2 ( -6) -5 ( -17) -6 ( -19)   -31 ( -8)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +5h 09' +3h 04' -0h 01' -2h 58' -3h 29' -6h 20' -4h 13' -0h 17' +1h 38' +4h 21' +5h 38' +6h 27'   +0h 44'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +7h 01' +3h 55' +0h 41' -2h 38' -5h 58' -8h 20' -7h 10' -3h 56' -0h 35' +2h 44' +6h 03' +8h 20'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) +58.9 +58.7 +58.7 +46.4 +29.9 +23.6 +29.6 +46.4 +59 +58.9 +58.9 +59   +49.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +3 +8 +18 +30 +38 +39 +31 +25 +21 +11 +4 +3   +19.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ¬°C & (¬°F) +49.6 (+89) +46.7 (+84) +41 (+74) +33 (+59) +25.8 (+46) +19.5 (+35) +14.3 (+26) +15.2 (+27) +21.7 (+39) +30.5 (+55) +42.5 (+77) +47.2 (+85) +32.3 (+58)

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