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Accra vs Sodankyla, Lapland Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Sodankyla, Lapland, Finland is approximately 7,162 km or 4,451 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Sodankyla, Lapland bearing 209.8° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 191.1° or S .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Sodankyla, Lapland has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Sodankyla, Lapland is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 27.5 °C (49.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 25.2 °C (45.4°F) less in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 286 mm (11.3 in) more which is equivalent to 286 l/m² (7.02 US gal/ft²) or 2,860,000 l/ha (305,753 US gal/ac) more. About 1 4/7 as much.
  • There are 816.5 more hours of sunlight per year in Accra. In whichever way circa 2h 15' more per day or about 1 1/2 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 51.6° higher in Accra than in Sodankyla, Lapland.
  • Relative humidity levels are 0.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 26.9°C (48.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +41 (+74) +41 (+74) +35 (+63) +29 (+52) +22 (+40) +13 (+23) +7 (+13) +10 (+18) +19 (+34) +28 (+50) +34 (+61) +37 (+67) +26 (+47)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +43 (+77) +41 (+74) +37 (+66) +30 (+54) +22 (+40) +14 (+26) +10 (+19) +13 (+23) +20 (+35) +26 (+47) +34 (+62) +40 (+72) +28 (+50)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +42 (+76) +42 (+76) +40 (+72) +32 (+58) +23 (+41) +17 (+31) +13 (+23) +14 (+25) +20 (+36) +26 (+47) +33 (+59) +38 (+68) +28 (+51)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -15 (-1) +11 (+0) +48 (+2) +58 (+2) +110 (+4) +137 (+5) -16 (-1) -47 (-2) -15 (-1) +29 (+1) -1 (0) -13 (-1) +286 (+11)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -17 ( -55) -15 ( -53) -9 ( -29) -8 ( -27) -2 ( -6) -2 ( -7) -8 ( -26) -10 ( -32) -9 ( -30) -8 ( -26) -15 ( -50) -17 ( -55)   -120 ( -33)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +6h 38' +5h 37' +2h 56' +0h 36' -0h 19' -4h 34' -4h 42' -1h 23' +2h 24' +4h 58' +7h 14' +7h 35'   +2h 15'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +8h 59' +4h 32' +0h 47' -3h 01' -7h 11' -11h 25' -9h 15' -4h 33' -0h 40' +3h 08' +7h 18' +11h 27'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +61.4 +61.4 +61.5 +49.1 +32.5 +26.1 +32 +48.8 +61.4 +61.3 +61.3 +61.4   +51.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -8 -12 -2 +8 +13 +18 +13 +3 -3 -6 -10 -10   +0.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +40.1 (+72) +38 (+68) +34.8 (+63) +30.2 (+54) +23.9 (+43) +17.6 (+32) +12.7 (+23) +13 (+23) +18.6 (+33) +24.5 (+44) +31.9 (+57) +37.4 (+67) +26.9 (+48)

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