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Accra vs Mogadishu Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Mogadishu, Somalia is approximately 5,064 km or 3,147 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Mogadishu bearing 275.9° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 272.7° or W .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Mogadishu has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Mogadishu is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 0.5 °C (1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1 °C (1.8°F) more in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 388 mm (15.3 in) more which is equivalent to 388 l/m² (9.52 US gal/ft²) or 3,880,000 l/ha (414,798 US gal/ac) more. About 2 as much.
  • There are 706 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Accra. In whichever way circa 1h 55' less per day or about 7/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.3° lower in Accra than in Mogadishu.
  • Relative humidity levels are 3.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 0.1°C (0.3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) 1 (+2) 0 (0) 0 (0) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) 0 (0) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -2 (-3) -2 (-4) -1 (-1) -1 (-2) -1 (-1) 0 (0) -1 (-1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (0) 0 (0) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) 0 (0) -1 (-2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +15 (+1) +37 (+1) +64 (+3) +24 (+1) +89 (+4) +111 (+4) -9 (0) -24 (-1) +17 (+1) +53 (+2) +2 (+0) +9 (+0) +388 (+15)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +2 (+6) +2 (+7) +4 (+13) +2 (+7) +4 (+13) +1 (+3) -6 ( -19) -4 ( -13) +3 (+10) +5 (+16) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0)   +13 (+4)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -1h 44' -1h 33' -1h 54' -1h 34' -2h 00' -2h 28' -2h 40' -3h 09' -3h 08' -1h 30' -0h 42' -0h 44'   -1h 55'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 10' -0h 06' -0h 01' +0h 04' +0h 09' +0h 12' +0h 11' +0h 06' +0h 01' -0h 04' -0h 09' -0h 12'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) -3.5 -3.4 -3.1 +3.6 +3.6 +3.6 +3.6 +3.6 -3.1 -3.5 -3.6 -3.5   -0.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +1 +2 +2 +5 +5 +6 +5 +3 +2 +5 +2 +1   +3.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ¬°C & (¬°F) +1.1 (+2) +1.4 (+3) +0.4 (+1) +0.1 (+0) +0.1 (+0) +0.3 (+1) -0.5 (-1) -1.4 (-3) -0.1 (0) +0.1 (+0) +0 (+0) +0.2 (+0) +0.1 (+0)

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