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Accra vs Maseru Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Maseru, Lesotho is approximately 4,878 km or 3,032 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Maseru bearing 318.2° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 324.3° or NW .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Maseru has a subtropical highland climate with no dry season (Cfb).
  • Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Maseru is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 11.4 °C (20.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.5 °C (17.1°F) less in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 96 mm (3.8 in) more which is equivalent to 96 l/m² (2.36 US gal/ft²) or 960,000 l/ha (102,630 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/7 as much.
  • There are 825 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Accra. In whichever way circa 2h 15' less per day or about 3/4 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 14.5° higher in Accra than in Maseru.
  • Relative humidity levels are 46.1% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 23.1°C (41.5°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +7 (+13) +11 (+20) +13 (+23) +14 (+25) +11 (+20) +8 (+14) +6 (+11) +6 (+11) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) +8 (+14)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+12) +7 (+13) +10 (+17) +14 (+24) +17 (+30) +19 (+33) +17 (+31) +14 (+24) +11 (+20) +10 (+17) +8 (+14) +7 (+12) +11 (+21)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +12 (+22) +16 (+29) +20 (+36) +23 (+41) +23 (+41) +19 (+34) +16 (+29) +13 (+23) +11 (+20) +10 (+18) +15 (+27)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -98 (-4) -52 (-2) -23 (-1) +15 (+1) +116 (+5) +181 (+7) +35 (+1) +1 (+0) +21 (+1) +17 (+1) -42 (-2) -75 (-3) +96 (+4)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -11 ( -35) -8 ( -28) -6 ( -19) -1 ( -3) +5 (+16) +11 (+37) +4 (+13) +3 (+10) +5 (+17) +1 (+3) -6 ( -20) -8 ( -26)   -11 ( -3)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 21' -1h 58' -1h 09' -0h 56' -1h 09' -2h 56' -3h 34' -4h 00' -3h 34' -1h 48' -1h 18' -2h 17'   -2h 15'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 56' -1h 12' -0h 13' +0h 50' +1h 43' +2h 09' +1h 57' +1h 12' +0h 11' -0h 51' -1h 44' -2h 09'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -15.8 +2.7 +24 +34.9 +34.9 +34.9 +34.9 +34.9 +24.7 +2.1 -15.9 -23.1   +14.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +42 +35 +34 +38 +44 +50 +53 +56 +58 +53 +46 +44   +46.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +17.7 (+32) +15.9 (+29) +17.9 (+32) +22.4 (+40) +26.5 (+48) +29.5 (+53) +29 (+52) +27.7 (+50) +27.4 (+49) +23.9 (+43) +20.5 (+37) +18.5 (+33) +23.1 (+42)

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