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Accra vs Palmyra Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Palmyra, Syria is approximately 5,093 km or 3,165 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Palmyra bearing 239.7° or WSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 225.6° or SW .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Palmyra has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Palmyra is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 7.9 °C (14.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 18.7 °C (33.7°F) less in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 651.3 mm (25.6 in) more which is equivalent to 651.3 l/m² (15.98 US gal/ft²) or 6,513,000 l/ha (696,283 US gal/ac) more. About 5 4/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 19° higher in Accra than in Palmyra.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +20 (+36) +17 (+31) +13 (+23) +7 (+13) +1 (+1) -6 (-11) -11 (-20) -11 (-19) -5 (-10) +2 (+4) +11 (+20) +17 (+31) +5 (+8)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +21 (+37) +19 (+33) +15 (+27) +10 (+18) +4 (+7) -1 (-2) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -1 (-1) +6 (+10) +14 (+25) +19 (+34) +8 (+14)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +21 (+38) +19 (+35) +17 (+31) +13 (+23) +7 (+13) +4 (+7) +1 (+1) 0 (0) +3 (+5) +8 (+14) +16 (+28) +20 (+35) +11 (+19)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -5 (0) +17 (+1) +52 (+2) +61 (+2) +138 (+5) +193 (+8) +49 (+2) +16 (+1) +40 (+2) +69 (+3) +24 (+1) -3 (0) +651 (+26)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 44' +1h 05' +0h 11' -0h 44' -1h 32' -1h 57' -1h 46' -1h 05' -0h 10' +0h 46' +1h 34' +1h 57'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +28.9 +28.8 +28.7 +16.4 -0.2 -6.7 -0.7 +16 +28.6 +28.6 +28.8 +29   +19

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