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Accra vs Jiuquan Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Jiuquan, China is approximately 10,343 km or 6,427 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Jiuquan bearing 279.8° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 229.5° or SW .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Jiuquan has a mid-latitude cool desert climate (BWk).
  • Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Jiuquan is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 19.3 °C (34.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 26.7 °C (48.1°F) less in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 699 mm (27.5 in) more which is equivalent to 699 l/m² (17.16 US gal/ft²) or 6,990,000 l/ha (747,277 US gal/ac) more. About 9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 24.2° higher in Accra than in Jiuquan.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +34 (+61) +31 (+55) +23 (+41) +15 (+27) +8 (+14) +2 (+4) +-1 (-3) +-1 (-2) +7 (+12) +15 (+26) +25 (+45) +32 (+57) +16 (+28)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +37 (+66) +34 (+60) +26 (+48) +19 (+34) +11 (+20) +6 (+11) +3 (+6) +4 (+6) +11 (+19) +19 (+33) +28 (+50) +35 (+62) +19 (+35)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +38 (+69) +35 (+63) +29 (+51) +22 (+39) +15 (+26) +11 (+19) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +14 (+25) +21 (+37) +29 (+53) +36 (+65) +22 (+40)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +14 (+1) +35 (+1) +69 (+3) +78 (+3) +135 (+5) +179 (+7) +30 (+1) -1 (0) +30 (+1) +78 (+3) +36 (+1) +17 (+1) +699 (+28)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +1 (+3) +1 (+4) +3 (+10) +4 (+13) +8 (+26) +9 (+30) +1 (+3) -1 ( -3) +6 (+20) +8 (+26) +2 (+7) 0 ( 0)   +42 (+12)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 11' +1h 21' +0h 14' -0h 55' -1h 56' -2h 26' -2h 13' -1h 21' -0h 12' +0h 57' +1h 57' +2h 26'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (┬°) +34.1 +34 +34 +21.6 +5 -1.5 +4.4 +21.1 +33.8 +33.7 +33.9 +34.2   +24.2

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