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Accra vs Georgetown Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Georgetown, Guyana is approximately 6,408 km or 3,982 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Georgetown bearing 87.7° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 94.5° or E .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Georgetown has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Georgetown is in or near the tropical moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 0.3 °C (0.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.5 °C (4.5°F) more in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1473.3 mm (58 in) less which is equivalent to 1473.3 l/m² (36.16 US gal/ft²) or 14,733,000 l/ha (1,575,055 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • There are 67 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Accra. In whichever way circa 0h 10' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.2° higher in Accra than in Georgetown.
  • Relative humidity levels are 8.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.5°C (2.7°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) 0 (0) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) 1 (+2) +2 (+4) 1 (+1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+3) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +0 (+0) -1 (-1) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) 0 (0) +1 (+1) 0 (-1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) 0 (0) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) -2 (-3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -169 (-7) -52 (-2) -38 (-1) -59 (-2) -141 (-6) -135 (-5) -219 (-9) -185 (-7) -58 (-2) -27 (-1) -148 (-6) -244 (-10) -1473 (-58)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -18 ( -58) -14 ( -50) -11 ( -35) -9 ( -30) -12 ( -39) -10 ( -33) -16 ( -52) -11 ( -35) -1 ( -3) +1 (+3) -9 ( -30) -19 ( -61)   -129 ( -35)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 50' +0h 44' +0h 27' +0h 34' +0h 56' -0h 42' -2h 19' -2h 54' -2h 16' -0h 11' +0h 56' +1h 46'   -0h 10'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 03' +0h 02' +0h 00' -0h 01' -0h 03' -0h 04' -0h 03' -0h 02' -0h 00' +0h 01' +0h 03' +0h 04'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) +1.2 +1.1 +1.1 -1.1 -1.1 -1.2 -1.2 -1.3 +1.2 +1.2 +1.2 +1.2   +0.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +4 +5 +6 +9 +7 +8 +11 +10 +13 +14 +11 +4   +8.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ¬°C & (¬°F) +2.2 (+4) +2.2 (+4) +2.6 (+5) +2.9 (+5) +1.7 (+3) +1.2 (+2) +0.2 (+0) -0.8 (-1) +0.9 (+2) +1.5 (+3) +2.3 (+4) +1.4 (+3) +1.5 (+3)

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