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Accra vs Kota Kinabalu Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia is approximately 12,820 km or 7,966 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Kota Kinabalu bearing 279.1° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 260.7° or W .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Kota Kinabalu has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Kota Kinabalu is in or near the subtropical wet forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 0.1 °C (0.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.7 °C (3.1°F) more in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1760.1 mm (69.3 in) less which is equivalent to 1760.1 l/m² (43.2 US gal/ft²) or 17,601,000 l/ha (1,881,664 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0° higher in Accra than in Kota Kinabalu.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+3) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +1 (+1) -1 (-1) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) -1 (-1) +1 (+1) +1 (+1) 0 (0)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -113 (-4) -27 (-1) +12 (+0) -30 (-1) -81 (-3) -98 (-4) -206 (-8) -244 (-10) -245 (-10) -256 (-10) -260 (-10) -212 (-8) -1760 (-69)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 01' +0h 00' +0h 00' -0h 00' -0h 00' -0h 01' -0h 01' -0h 00' -0h 00' +0h 00' +0h 00' +0h 01'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) +0.4 +0.5 +0.4 -0.4 -0.4 -0.3 -0.3 -0.2 +0.2 +0.2 +0.2 +0.4   +0

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