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Accra vs Lubumbashi Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Lubumbashi, Democratic Republic Of The Congo is approximately 3,611 km or 2,244 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Lubumbashi bearing 300.7° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 302.2° or WNW .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Lubumbashi has a humid subtropical climate with dry winters (Cwa).
  • Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Lubumbashi is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 5.5 °C (9.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3 °C (5.4°F) less in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 500 mm (19.7 in) less which is equivalent to 500 l/m (12.27 US gal/ft) or 5,000,000 l/ha (534,533 US gal/ac) less. About 3/5 as much.
  • There are 407 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Accra. In whichever way circa 1h 05' less per day or about 6/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2.1° higher in Accra than in Lubumbashi.
  • Relative humidity levels are 15% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 8.9°C (16°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) +-1 (-2) +-2 (-4) +-2 (-4) +2 (+4) +4 (+7) +3 (+5)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+10) +6 (+10) +6 (+11) +7 (+12) +8 (+14) +9 (+16) +8 (+14) +5 (+8) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +6 (+10)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+11) +6 (+11) +7 (+13) +9 (+16) +11 (+20) +14 (+25) +13 (+23) +10 (+18) +8 (+14) +6 (+11) +6 (+11) +6 (+11) +9 (+15)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -234 (-9) -278 (-11) -138 (-5) +27 (+1) +142 (+6) +193 (+8) +49 (+2) +16 (+1) +36 (+1) +52 (+2) -118 (-5) -247 (-10) -500 (-20)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -22 ( -71) -22 ( -78) -14 ( -45) -1 ( -3) +10 (+32) +14 (+47) +7 (+23) +6 (+19) +7 (+23) +5 (+16) -11 ( -37) -23 ( -74)   -44 ( -12)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +2h 42' +3h 06' +1h 29' -0h 54' -2h 34' -5h 06' -5h 34' -5h 17' -4h 06' -1h 48' +1h 36' +3h 19'   -1h 05'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 53' -0h 33' -0h 06' +0h 23' +0h 47' +0h 59' +0h 54' +0h 33' +0h 05' -0h 23' -0h 47' -0h 59'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -17 -12.9 +6.5 +17.3 +17.3 +17.3 +17.2 +17.2 +7.1 -12.9 -16.9 -17.2   +2.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -3 -7 -4 +5 +17 +24 +29 +37 +39 +35 +10 -2   +15
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) +4.7 (+8) +3.9 (+7) +5 (+9) +7.3 (+13) +10.9 (+20) +13.9 (+25) +13.6 (+24) +13.3 (+24) +12.9 (+23) +10.6 (+19) +6.1 (+11) +4.4 (+8) +8.9 (+16)

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