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Accra vs Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Usa is approximately 8,763 km or 5,445 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania bearing 92.2° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 130.2° or SE .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 16.3 °C (29.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 21.6 °C (38.9°F) less in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 148.9 mm (5.9 in) less which is equivalent to 148.9 l/m² (3.65 US gal/ft²) or 1,489,000 l/ha (159,184 US gal/ac) less. About 5/6 as much.
  • There are 1 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Accra. In whichever way circa 0h 00' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 24.9° higher in Accra than in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
  • Relative humidity levels are 23.4% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 20.8°C (37.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +31 (+56) +29 (+53) +23 (+41) +16 (+29) +10 (+17) +3 (+5) +-1 (-2) +0 (0) +6 (+10) +13 (+24) +21 (+37) +27 (+49) +15 (+27)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +31 (+55) +29 (+53) +24 (+43) +18 (+33) +12 (+21) +6 (+11) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +8 (+14) +15 (+26) +21 (+38) +27 (+49) +16 (+29)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +31 (+55) +30 (+53) +25 (+45) +20 (+36) +14 (+25) +9 (+17) +6 (+10) +5 (+10) +10 (+18) +16 (+29) +22 (+39) +27 (+49) +18 (+32)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -49 (-2) -24 (-1) -14 (-1) +2 (+0) +54 (+2) +99 (+4) -46 (-2) -66 (-3) -35 (-1) +20 (+1) -34 (-1) -56 (-2) -149 (-6)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -15 ( -48) -13 ( -46) -11 ( -35) -7 ( -23) -2 ( -6) +2 (+7) -5 ( -16) -4 ( -13) 0 ( 0) -2 ( -6) -8 ( -27) -13 ( -42)   -78 ( -21)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +3h 27' +3h 09' +1h 11' +0h 32' -1h 00' -4h 48' -4h 36' -3h 13' -2h 22' +0h 29' +3h 18' +4h 01'   +0h 00'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 15' +1h 23' +0h 15' -0h 57' -1h 59' -2h 31' -2h 17' -1h 23' -0h 13' +0h 59' +2h 01' +2h 31'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) +34.7 +34.6 +34.5 +22.2 +5.7 -0.7 +5.3 +22 +34.7 +34.7 +34.8 +34.9   +24.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +11 +12 +18 +28 +31 +30 +32 +29 +30 +29 +20 +11   +23.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ¬°C & (¬°F) +31.3 (+56) +30 (+54) +26.4 (+48) +23.8 (+43) +18.5 (+33) +12.7 (+23) +9.5 (+17) +9.2 (+17) +14.5 (+26) +20.6 (+37) +24.6 (+44) +27.9 (+50) +20.8 (+37)

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