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Accra vs Locarno Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Locarno, Switzerland is approximately 4,593 km or 2,854 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Locarno bearing 193.6° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 189.4° or S .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 13.9 °C (25°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.5 °C (27.9°F) less in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1053 mm (41.5 in) less which is equivalent to 1053 l/m² (25.84 US gal/ft²) or 10,530,000 l/ha (1,125,727 US gal/ac) less. About 3/7 as much.
  • There are 91 more hours of sunlight per year in Accra. In whichever way circa 0h 15' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 30.6° higher in Accra than in Locarno.
  • Relative humidity levels are 17.1% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 16.9°C (30.5°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +27 (+49) +25 (+45) +21 (+38) +17 (+31) +12 (+22) +6 (+11) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +7 (+13) +14 (+25) +21 (+38) +25 (+45) +15 (+27)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +25 (+44) +23 (+41) +20 (+36) +16 (+29) +11 (+20) +6 (+11) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +7 (+12) +13 (+23) +19 (+34) +23 (+41) +14 (+25)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +22 (+40) +21 (+38) +19 (+34) +15 (+27) +10 (+18) +6 (+11) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +6 (+11) +12 (+22) +17 (+31) +21 (+38) +13 (+23)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -40 (-2) -26 (-1) -20 (-1) -71 (-3) -71 (-3) -5 (0) -158 (-6) -209 (-8) -155 (-6) -105 (-4) -114 (-4) -79 (-3) -1053 (-41)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +2h 40' +1h 54' +1h 07' +0h 08' -0h 05' -3h 36' -4h 30' -3h 23' -1h 04' +1h 58' +4h 00' +3h 56'   +0h 15'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 50' +1h 44' +0h 19' -1h 12' -2h 30' -3h 11' -2h 53' -1h 44' -0h 16' +1h 14' +2h 32' +3h 11'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) +40.4 +40.3 +40.3 +27.9 +11.3 +4.9 +10.9 +27.6 +40.2 +40.2 +40.4 +40.6   +30.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +15 +17 +18 +21 +19 +22 +23 +18 +13 +13 +12 +14   +17.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ¬°C & (¬°F) +26.3 (+47) +25.4 (+46) +23.1 (+42) +20 (+36) +14.7 (+26) +10.6 (+19) +6.9 (+12) +6.3 (+11) +9 (+16) +15.2 (+27) +20.8 (+37) +24.7 (+44) +16.9 (+30)

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