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Accra vs Gafsa Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Gafsa, Tunisia is approximately 3,335 km or 2,072 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Gafsa bearing 198.1° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 194.9° or SSW .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Gafsa has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Gafsa is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 7.7 °C (13.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.5 °C (27.9°F) less in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 593.5 mm (23.4 in) more which is equivalent to 593.5 l/m² (14.57 US gal/ft²) or 5,935,000 l/ha (634,491 US gal/ac) more. About 4 as much.
  • There are 879 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Accra. In whichever way circa 2h 23' less per day or about 3/4 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 18.8° higher in Accra than in Gafsa.
  • Relative humidity levels are 24.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 13.2°C (23.7°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +17 (+31) +15 (+27) +12 (+22) +8 (+15) +2 (+4) -5 (-8) -10 (-18) -9 (-17) +-3 (-5) +4 (+8) +11 (+20) +16 (+28) +5 (+9)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +18 (+33) +16 (+30) +14 (+26) +11 (+20) +5 (+10) 0 (0) -4 (-8) -5 (-8) +0 (+0) +6 (+11) +13 (+23) +17 (+31) +8 (+14)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +19 (+34) +18 (+32) +16 (+29) +13 (+24) +8 (+15) +4 (+8) +1 (+1) -1 (-1) +3 (+6) +8 (+14) +15 (+26) +18 (+33) +10 (+18)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -7 (0) +20 (+1) +50 (+2) +70 (+3) +132 (+5) +184 (+7) +48 (+2) +8 (+0) +18 (+1) +59 (+2) +21 (+1) -9 (0) +594 (+23)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -2 ( -6) -1 ( -4) +1 (+3) +3 (+10) +8 (+26) +13 (+43) +6 (+19) +5 (+16) +5 (+17) +4 (+13) +1 (+3) -1 ( -3)   +42 (+11)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 05' -0h 27' -1h 09' -1h 36' -3h 36' -5h 10' -7h 21' -6h 23' -3h 34' -0h 54' +0h 32' +0h 52'   -2h 23'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 44' +1h 04' +0h 11' -0h 44' -1h 32' -1h 56' -1h 45' -1h 04' -0h 10' +0h 46' +1h 33' +1h 56'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +28.7 +28.6 +28.5 +16.2 -0.4 -6.8 -0.8 +15.9 +28.5 +28.5 +28.6 +28.8   +18.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +14 +16 +19 +25 +30 +38 +42 +35 +27 +22 +15 +11   +24.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +20.3 (+37) +19.2 (+35) +18 (+32) +16.2 (+29) +12.3 (+22) +9.4 (+17) +6.7 (+12) +4.3 (+8) +6.6 (+12) +10.8 (+19) +15.8 (+28) +18.6 (+33) +13.2 (+24)

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