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Accra vs Maripasoula Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Maripasoula, French Guiana is approximately 5,972 km or 3,711 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Maripasoula bearing 85.7° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 90.4° or E .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Maripasoula has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Maripasoula is in or near the tropical moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 0.1 °C (0.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.9 °C (5.2°F) more in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1766 mm (69.5 in) less which is equivalent to 1766 l/m² (43.34 US gal/ft²) or 17,660,000 l/ha (1,887,971 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.2° lower in Accra than in Maripasoula.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) +1 (+1) +0 (0) -2 (-4) -4 (-8) -5 (-9) -4 (-7) -3 (-6) -2 (-3) +0 (-1) -1 (-2)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+3) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) +0 (+1) -1 (-1) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) 0 (0) +0 (+1) 0 (0)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+2) +1 (+3) +2 (+4) +2 (+3) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) +1 (+1) 0 (-1) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) +1 (+2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -224 (-9) -167 (-7) -188 (-7) -219 (-9) -243 (-10) -123 (-5) -170 (-7) -138 (-5) -45 (-2) +8 (+0) -74 (-3) -183 (-7) -1766 (-70)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 06' -0h 03' -0h 00' +0h 02' +0h 05' +0h 06' +0h 06' +0h 03' +0h 00' -0h 02' -0h 05' -0h 06'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -2 -1.9 -1.9 +2 +2 +2 +1.9 +1.9 -1.8 -1.8 -1.9 -1.9   -0.2

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