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Accra vs Ottawa, Ontario Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Ottawa, Ontario, Canada is approximately 8,433 km or 5,240 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Ottawa, Ontario bearing 96.4° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 135.4° or SE .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Ottawa, Ontario has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Ottawa, Ontario is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 20.5 °C (36.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 27.5 °C (49.5°F) less in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 82.5 mm (3.2 in) less which is equivalent to 82.5 l/m² (2.02 US gal/ft²) or 825,000 l/ha (88,198 US gal/ac) less. About 1 as much.
  • There are 388 more hours of sunlight per year in Accra. In whichever way circa 1h 04' more per day or about 1 1/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 29.7° higher in Accra than in Ottawa, Ontario.
  • Relative humidity levels are 18.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 23.6°C (42.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +38 (+69) +37 (+66) +30 (+54) +21 (+38) +12 (+22) +5 (+10) +1 (+1) +2 (+4) +9 (+17) +17 (+31) +26 (+47) +35 (+62) +20 (+35)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +38 (+69) +37 (+66) +31 (+55) +22 (+40) +14 (+25) +8 (+14) +4 (+7) +5 (+8) +11 (+19) +18 (+32) +26 (+46) +34 (+62) +21 (+37)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +38 (+69) +37 (+67) +31 (+56) +23 (+42) +16 (+28) +11 (+19) +7 (+12) +7 (+12) +12 (+22) +18 (+33) +25 (+45) +34 (+61) +22 (+39)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -35 (-1) -13 (-1) +16 (+1) +17 (+1) +68 (+3) +109 (+4) -38 (-1) -72 (-3) -44 (-2) +5 (+0) -43 (-2) -55 (-2) -83 (-3)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -11 ( -35) -11 ( -39) -7 ( -23) -4 ( -13) 0 ( 0) +3 (+10) -4 ( -13) -4 ( -13) -3 ( -10) -2 ( -6) -9 ( -30) -12 ( -39)   -64 ( -18)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +3h 54' +3h 26' +2h 40' +1h 30' -0h 36' -3h 32' -4h 27' -3h 11' -0h 04' +2h 44' +5h 24' +5h 07'   +1h 04'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 44' +1h 41' +0h 18' -1h 09' -2h 25' -3h 04' -2h 47' -1h 41' -0h 15' +1h 12' +2h 27' +3h 04'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +39.5 +39.4 +39.3 +27 +10.4 +4.1 +10.1 +26.8 +39.5 +39.4 +39.6 +39.7   +29.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +4 +3 +10 +24 +29 +29 +32 +29 +23 +21 +10 +4   +18.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +37.4 (+67) +35.7 (+64) +30.9 (+56) +26.1 (+47) +20 (+36) +14.1 (+25) +10.9 (+20) +11 (+20) +15.4 (+28) +21.4 (+39) +26.3 (+47) +33.5 (+60) +23.6 (+42)

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