Vs > Kristiansand
Ghana flag

Accra vs Kristiansand Climate & Distance Between

Norway flag
  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Kristiansand, Norway is approximately 5,888 km or 3,659 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Kristiansand bearing 190.2° or S and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 185.4° or S .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Kristiansand has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Kristiansand is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 19.4 °C (35°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 14.5 °C (26.1°F) less in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 614 mm (24.2 in) less which is equivalent to 614 l/m² (15.07 US gal/ft²) or 6,140,000 l/ha (656,407 US gal/ac) less. About 5/9 as much.
  • There are 582 more hours of sunlight per year in Accra. In whichever way circa 1h 36' more per day or about 1 1/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 42.5° higher in Accra than in Kristiansand.
  • Relative humidity levels are 4.6% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 19.7°C (35.5°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +31 (+56) +30 (+54) +27 (+49) +22 (+40) +16 (+29) +10 (+18) +6 (+11) +7 (+13) +13 (+23) +19 (+34) +25 (+45) +27 (+49) +19 (+35)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +30 (+53) +29 (+52) +27 (+48) +22 (+40) +17 (+30) +12 (+22) +8 (+14) +9 (+15) +14 (+24) +18 (+32) +24 (+42) +26 (+47) +19 (+35)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +28 (+50) +28 (+50) +26 (+47) +22 (+40) +17 (+31) +14 (+25) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +14 (+25) +17 (+31) +22 (+40) +25 (+45) +19 (+35)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -112 (-4) -63 (-2) +11 (+0) +9 (+0) +87 (+3) +118 (+5) -55 (-2) -127 (-5) -116 (-5) -73 (-3) -138 (-5) -155 (-6) -614 (-24)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -17 ( -55) -14 ( -50) -7 ( -23) -6 ( -20) +1 (+3) +2 (+7) -7 ( -23) -9 ( -29) -10 ( -33) -9 ( -29) -16 ( -53) -19 ( -61)   -111 ( -30)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +5h 05' +4h 10' +2h 50' +0h 52' -1h 07' -4h 32' -3h 40' -1h 52' +0h 36' +4h 00' +6h 20' +6h 32'   +1h 36'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +4h 47' +2h 51' +0h 30' -1h 56' -4h 10' -5h 27' -4h 52' -2h 51' -0h 26' +2h 00' +4h 14' +5h 27'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +52.4 +52.3 +52.3 +39.9 +23.3 +16.9 +22.8 +39.6 +52.2 +52.2 +52.3 +52.5   +42.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -3 -2 +2 +8 +16 +17 +14 +7 +3 +2 -3 -6   +4.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +27.9 (+50) +27.4 (+49) +25.8 (+46) +22.9 (+41) +19.3 (+35) +15.1 (+27) +10.6 (+19) +9.6 (+17) +13.7 (+25) +18 (+32) +22.4 (+40) +24.1 (+43) +19.7 (+35)

There are so many comparison pages. Please post a link to one to help people find them:

Accra vs Kristiansand Discussion

You are welcome to incorporate your thoughts on the differences in climate or other matters such as contrasts in culture, standard of living, demographics etc.

Currently under general maintenance.

Climate Guides for Locations near Accra

Climate Guides for Locations near Kristiansand


Countries A-Z:         A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z
Bright Future Dir.

© 2009 - 2015 climatemps.com - Sitemap - Contact Us - Privacy Policy -