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Accra vs Pyongyang Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Pyongyang, North Korea is approximately 12,577 km or 7,815 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Pyongyang bearing 298.8° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 223.1° or SW .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Pyongyang has a hot summer continental climate with dry winters (Dwa).
  • Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Pyongyang is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 17 °C (30.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 28.2 °C (50.8°F) less in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 213.4 mm (8.4 in) less which is equivalent to 213.4 l/m² (5.24 US gal/ft²) or 2,134,000 l/ha (228,139 US gal/ac) less. About 4/5 as much.
  • There are 310 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Accra. In whichever way circa 0h 50' less per day or about 8/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 23.4° higher in Accra than in Pyongyang.
  • Relative humidity levels are 8.9% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 18°C (32.5°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +35 (+63) +31 (+56) +25 (+45) +16 (+29) +9 (+16) +2 (+4) +-2 (-4) -2 (-4) +4 (+7) +11 (+20) +22 (+40) +31 (+56) +15 (+27)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +35 (+64) +32 (+57) +26 (+47) +18 (+33) +11 (+20) +5 (+10) +0 (+1) 0 (-1) +7 (+12) +14 (+26) +23 (+42) +31 (+56) +17 (+31)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +36 (+65) +33 (+59) +27 (+49) +20 (+36) +13 (+23) +8 (+14) +2 (+4) 0 (0) +8 (+14) +16 (+29) +24 (+43) +33 (+59) +18 (+33)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +2 (+0) +25 (+1) +45 (+2) +29 (+1) +83 (+3) +102 (+4) -233 (-9) -232 (-9) -69 (-3) +38 (+1) +1 (+0) -3 (0) -213 (-8)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -1 ( -3) -1 ( -4) +1 (+3) +2 (+7) +4 (+13) +7 (+23) -5 ( -16) -4 ( -13) +1 (+3) +3 (+10) -3 ( -10) -2 ( -6)   +2 (+1)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 25' -0h 00' -0h 29' -1h 14' -1h 46' -3h 54' -2h 09' -1h 52' -2h 08' -0h 44' +1h 56' +1h 46'   -0h 50'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 07' +1h 18' +0h 14' -0h 54' -1h 52' -2h 22' -2h 09' -1h 18' -0h 12' +0h 56' +1h 53' +2h 22'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +33.4 +33.3 +33.3 +20.9 +4.3 -2.2 +3.7 +20.4 +33 +33 +33.2 +33.4   +23.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +5 +7 +11 +17 +16 +14 +5 +3 +7 +10 +7 +5   +8.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +34.7 (+62) +31.6 (+57) +26.9 (+48) +21.1 (+38) +14 (+25) +8.1 (+15) +1.3 (+2) +0.2 (+0) +8 (+14) +16 (+29) +23.8 (+43) +30.8 (+55) +18 (+32)

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