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Accra vs Mombasa Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Mombasa, Kenya is approximately 4,544 km or 2,824 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Mombasa bearing 283.3° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 282.8° or WNW .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Mombasa has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry summers (As).
  • The mean annual temperature is 0.2 °C (0.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.3 °C (0.5°F) less in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 285.7 mm (11.2 in) less which is equivalent to 285.7 l/m² (7.01 US gal/ft²) or 2,857,000 l/ha (305,432 US gal/ac) less. About 3/4 as much.
  • There are 613 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Accra. In whichever way circa 1h 40' less per day or about 4/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.1° higher in Accra than in Mombasa.
  • Relative humidity levels are 3.4% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 0.9°C (1.7°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) +-1 (-1) +0 (+0) +0 (-1) +-2 (-3) -2 (-3) +-1 (-1) +-1 (-1) +-1 (-1) -2 (-3) +-1 (-2)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (0) -1 (-1) 0 (-1) +0 (+1) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) +1 (+1) 0 (0) +1 (+1) +0 (+1) +0 (+0) 0 (-1) +0 (+0)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+2) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+3) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +2 (+3) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -18 (-1) +23 (+1) +17 (+1) -72 (-3) -91 (-4) +105 (+4) -23 (-1) -52 (-2) -27 (-1) -23 (-1) -67 (-3) -58 (-2) -286 (-11)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -1 ( -3) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0) -6 ( -20) -6 ( -19) +4 (+13) -3 ( -10) -5 ( -16) -1 ( -3) +1 (+3) -3 ( -10) -4 ( -13)   -24 ( -7)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -1h 42' -1h 50' -1h 54' -0h 18' +0h 11' -2h 42' -2h 23' -3h 00' -2h 42' -1h 30' -1h 06' -1h 11'   -1h 40'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 29' -0h 18' -0h 03' +0h 12' +0h 26' +0h 32' +0h 29' +0h 18' +0h 02' -0h 13' -0h 26' -0h 32'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -9.5 -9.1 -1 +9.6 +9.6 +9.6 +9.6 +9.6 -0.3 -9.1 -9.5 -9.6   +0.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +6 +4 +2 +2 -2 +5 +6 +4 +5 +6 +1 +2   +3.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +1.2 (+2) +0.3 (+1) +0.2 (+0) +0.8 (+1) +0.4 (+1) +2.2 (+4) +1.7 (+3) +0.8 (+1) +1.8 (+3) +1.5 (+3) +0.4 (+1) +0 (+0) +0.9 (+2)

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