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Accra vs Riga Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Riga, Latvia is approximately 6,086 km or 3,782 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Riga bearing 209.9° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 195.9° or SSW .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Riga has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Riga is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 20.3 °C (36.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 17.6 °C (31.7°F) less in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 151 mm (5.9 in) more which is equivalent to 151 l/m² (3.71 US gal/ft²) or 1,510,000 l/ha (161,429 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/4 as much.
  • There are 565 more hours of sunlight per year in Accra. In whichever way circa 1h 33' more per day or about 1 1/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 41.3° higher in Accra than in Riga.
  • Relative humidity levels are 1.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 19.9°C (35.9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +34 (+61) +34 (+61) +30 (+54) +23 (+41) +15 (+27) +10 (+18) +5 (+9) +6 (+11) +13 (+23) +20 (+36) +27 (+49) +31 (+56) +21 (+37)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +32 (+58) +32 (+57) +29 (+51) +23 (+41) +16 (+28) +11 (+19) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +14 (+24) +19 (+33) +25 (+45) +29 (+53) +20 (+36)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +31 (+56) +31 (+56) +29 (+52) +23 (+41) +18 (+32) +14 (+25) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +14 (+25) +19 (+34) +24 (+43) +28 (+50) +21 (+38)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -17 (-1) +12 (+0) +42 (+2) +43 (+2) +102 (+4) +132 (+5) -30 (-1) -63 (-2) -36 (-1) +20 (+1) -23 (-1) -31 (-1) +151 (+6)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -17 ( -55) -13 ( -46) -7 ( -23) -6 ( -20) -1 ( -3) +1 (+3) -7 ( -23) -9 ( -29) -8 ( -27) -7 ( -23) -13 ( -43) -16 ( -52)   -103 ( -28)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +5h 44' +5h 10' +2h 40' +0h 32' -1h 50' -4h 36' -4h 17' -2h 34' +0h 10' +4h 09' +6h 50' +6h 48'   +1h 33'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +4h 30' +2h 42' +0h 29' -1h 50' -3h 56' -5h 07' -4h 35' -2h 42' -0h 25' +1h 54' +3h 59' +5h 07'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +51.2 +51.1 +51 +38.7 +22.1 +15.7 +21.6 +38.3 +51 +50.9 +51.1 +51.3   +41.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -6 -6 +0 +6 +11 +12 +9 +3 -1 +0 -6 -8   +1.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +30.1 (+54) +29.5 (+53) +27.2 (+49) +23.3 (+42) +17.4 (+31) +12.6 (+23) +9.2 (+17) +8.2 (+15) +13 (+23) +18.2 (+33) +23.3 (+42) +27 (+49) +19.9 (+36)

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