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Accra vs Houston, Texas Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Houston, Texas, Usa is approximately 10,193 km or 6,334 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Houston, Texas bearing 82.6° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 120.3° or ESE .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Houston, Texas has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Houston, Texas is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 6.5 °C (11.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 13.9 °C (25°F) less in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 383.2 mm (15.1 in) less which is equivalent to 383.2 l/m² (9.4 US gal/ft²) or 3,832,000 l/ha (409,666 US gal/ac) less. About 2/3 as much.
  • There are 482 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Accra. In whichever way circa 1h 18' less per day or about 5/6 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 14.4° higher in Accra than in Houston, Texas.
  • Relative humidity levels are 21.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 11.2°C (20.1°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +16 (+29) +14 (+24) +10 (+19) +6 (+11) +2 (+3) -3 (-6) -7 (-12) -7 (-12) -2 (-4) +2 (+4) +9 (+15) +13 (+23) +4 (+8)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +17 (+31) +15 (+28) +12 (+22) +8 (+14) +3 (+6) -1 (-2) -4 (-6) -4 (-7) 0 (0) +5 (+9) +11 (+20) +15 (+27) +7 (+12)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +19 (+34) +17 (+31) +14 (+25) +10 (+17) +5 (+9) +2 (+3) 0 (-1) -1 (-2) +2 (+4) +8 (+14) +13 (+24) +17 (+31) +9 (+16)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -68 (-3) -38 (-2) -1 (0) +0 (+0) +12 (+0) +67 (+3) -42 (-2) -73 (-3) -84 (-3) -29 (-1) -58 (-2) -70 (-3) -383 (-15)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -9 ( -29) -8 ( -28) -4 ( -13) -1 ( -3) +4 (+13) +6 (+20) -3 ( -10) -3 ( -10) -1 ( -3) +3 (+10) -4 ( -13) -8 ( -26)   -28 ( -8)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +1h 48' +1h 46' +0h 36' -0h 14' -2h 30' -6h 08' -5h 46' -4h 42' -2h 58' -1h 11' +1h 32' +2h 09'   -1h 18'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 24' +0h 52' +0h 09' -0h 36' -1h 15' -1h 34' -1h 25' -0h 52' -0h 08' +0h 37' +1h 15' +1h 34'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +24.2 +24.1 +24 +11.6 -4.9 -11.3 -5.2 +11.5 +24.2 +24.2 +24.3 +24.4   +14.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +14 +13 +19 +21 +24 +28 +27 +25 +23 +28 +23 +15   +21.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +19.6 (+35) +17.5 (+32) +15.9 (+29) +12.3 (+22) +8.8 (+16) +5.6 (+10) +2.7 (+5) +2 (+4) +5.1 (+9) +11.4 (+21) +15.7 (+28) +17.7 (+32) +11.2 (+20)

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