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Accra vs Grand Rapids, Michigan Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Grand Rapids, Michigan, Usa is approximately 9,206 km or 5,721 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Grand Rapids, Michigan bearing 89° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 132.6° or SE .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Grand Rapids, Michigan has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Grand Rapids, Michigan is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 18 °C (32.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 23.7 °C (42.7°F) less in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 128.5 mm (5.1 in) less which is equivalent to 128.5 l/m² (3.15 US gal/ft²) or 1,285,000 l/ha (137,375 US gal/ac) less. About 6/7 as much.
  • There are 52 more hours of sunlight per year in Accra. In whichever way circa 0h 09' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 27.3° higher in Accra than in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
  • Relative humidity levels are 20.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 21.8°C (39.2°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +34 (+61) +32 (+58) +26 (+47) +18 (+33) +10 (+19) +3 (+6) +-1 (-2) +0 (+0) +7 (+12) +15 (+26) +23 (+42) +30 (+54) +16 (+30)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +33 (+60) +32 (+58) +27 (+48) +20 (+36) +13 (+23) +7 (+12) +3 (+5) +3 (+6) +9 (+17) +16 (+29) +24 (+43) +30 (+53) +18 (+32)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +33 (+59) +32 (+58) +28 (+50) +22 (+40) +15 (+28) +10 (+18) +6 (+11) +6 (+11) +12 (+22) +18 (+33) +24 (+43) +29 (+53) +20 (+35)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -31 (-1) +1 (+0) +6 (+0) -4 (0) +66 (+3) +100 (+4) -32 (-1) -75 (-3) -68 (-3) +9 (+0) -46 (-2) -54 (-2) -129 (-5)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -13 ( -42) -10 ( -35) -8 ( -26) -5 ( -17) -2 ( -6) +4 (+13) -1 ( -3) -3 ( -10) -2 ( -7) -1 ( -3) -8 ( -27) -12 ( -39)   -61 ( -17)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +4h 21' +3h 15' +1h 25' +0h 36' -2h 03' -5h 30' -6h 01' -4h 15' -1h 42' +1h 11' +5h 16' +5h 23'   +0h 09'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 29' +1h 31' +0h 16' -1h 03' -2h 11' -2h 47' -2h 31' -1h 32' -0h 14' +1h 05' +2h 13' +2h 47'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) +37.1 +36.9 +36.9 +24.6 +8 +1.6 +7.6 +24.4 +37.1 +37 +37.1 +37.3   +27.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +3 +6 +14 +26 +29 +31 +35 +31 +27 +27 +11 +4   +20.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ¬°C & (¬°F) +32.4 (+58) +31.7 (+57) +28.1 (+51) +25 (+45) +18.9 (+34) +13.4 (+24) +10.7 (+19) +10.3 (+19) +15.1 (+27) +21.5 (+39) +24.9 (+45) +29.1 (+52) +21.8 (+39)

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