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Accra vs Pohnpei Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Pohnpei, Micronesia is approximately 17,238 km or 10,712 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Pohnpei bearing 299.7° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 240.1° or WSW .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Pohnpei has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • The annual mean temperature is 0.7 °C (1.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.5 °C (6.3°F) more in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 3982.1 mm (156.8 in) less which is equivalent to 3982.1 l/m² (97.73 US gal/ft²) or 39,821,000 l/ha (4,257,129 US gal/ac) less. About 1/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.2° higher in Accra than in Pohnpei.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) 0 (+0) -2 (-3) -4 (-7) -4 (-8) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) 0 (0) 0 (+1) -1 (-1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +0 (+1) +0 (+0) +1 (+1) +1 (+1) 0 (-1) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -1 (-3) -1 (-2) 0 (0) 0 (-1) -1 (-1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) 0 (0) +0 (+0) -1 (-1) 0 (-1) -1 (-1) -2 (-3) -1 (-1) -1 (-1) 0 (0) -1 (-1) -1 (-1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -291 (-11) -237 (-9) -271 (-11) -336 (-13) -341 (-13) -242 (-10) -418 (-16) -404 (-16) -368 (-14) -344 (-14) -362 (-14) -369 (-15) -3982 (-157)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 04' +0h 02' +0h 00' -0h 01' -0h 03' -0h 04' -0h 04' -0h 02' -0h 00' +0h 01' +0h 03' +0h 04'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +1.4 +1.5 +1.5 -1.5 -1.4 -1.3 -1.3 -1.2 +1.1 +1.2 +1.2 +1.4   +0.2

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