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Accra vs Rock Rapids, Ia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Rock Rapids, Ia, Usa is approximately 10,055 km or 6,248 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Rock Rapids, Ia bearing 81.9° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 133.3° or SE .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Rock Rapids, Ia has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Rock Rapids, Ia is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 19 °C (34.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 29.9 °C (53.8°F) less in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 115.4 mm (4.5 in) more which is equivalent to 115.4 l/m² (2.83 US gal/ft²) or 1,154,000 l/ha (123,370 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 27.4° higher in Accra than in Rock Rapids, Ia.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +36 (+65) +33 (+59) +26 (+47) +17 (+30) +9 (+16) +2 (+3) +-3 (-6) +-2 (-3) +6 (+10) +13 (+24) +24 (+44) +33 (+59) +16 (+29)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +38 (+68) +35 (+62) +28 (+51) +20 (+35) +12 (+21) +5 (+10) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +9 (+17) +17 (+30) +26 (+47) +35 (+62) +19 (+34)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +40 (+72) +36 (+66) +30 (+54) +23 (+41) +15 (+27) +9 (+17) +6 (+10) +6 (+12) +13 (+24) +20 (+36) +28 (+51) +36 (+66) +22 (+39)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +3 (+0) +20 (+1) +28 (+1) +20 (+1) +70 (+3) +89 (+4) -35 (-1) -80 (-3) -36 (-1) +32 (+1) +6 (+0) -3 (0) +115 (+5)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 29' +1h 32' +0h 16' -1h 03' -2h 12' -2h 47' -2h 32' -1h 32' -0h 14' +1h 05' +2h 14' +2h 48'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (┬°) +37.2 +37.1 +37 +24.7 +8.1 +1.8 +7.8 +24.5 +37.2 +37.2 +37.3 +37.4   +27.4

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