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Accra vs Sacramento, California Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Sacramento, California, Usa is approximately 12,246 km or 7,610 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Sacramento, California bearing 64.9° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 134.6° or SE .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Sacramento, California has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Sacramento, California is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 10.5 °C (18.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 13 °C (23.4°F) less in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 341.9 mm (13.5 in) more which is equivalent to 341.9 l/m² (8.39 US gal/ft²) or 3,419,000 l/ha (365,514 US gal/ac) more. About 1 3/4 as much.
  • There are 1093 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Accra. In whichever way circa 2h 58' less per day or about 2/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 22.9° higher in Accra than in Sacramento, California.
  • Relative humidity levels are 23.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 15.7°C (28.3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +21 (+37) +16 (+30) +14 (+26) +10 (+19) +4 (+8) +-2 (-4) +-7 (-13) +-6 (-12) +-2 (-3) +5 (+8) +14 (+25) +20 (+35) +7 (+13)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +20 (+36) +17 (+31) +16 (+29) +13 (+24) +9 (+15) +4 (+7) +0 (+0) +0 (+0) +4 (+6) +8 (+15) +15 (+27) +20 (+35) +11 (+19)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +20 (+36) +18 (+32) +18 (+32) +17 (+30) +13 (+23) +10 (+18) +8 (+14) +7 (+12) +9 (+16) +12 (+21) +17 (+30) +20 (+36) +14 (+25)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -79 (-3) -36 (-1) +8 (+0) +53 (+2) +138 (+5) +190 (+7) +48 (+2) +14 (+1) +31 (+1) +53 (+2) -31 (-1) -46 (-2) +342 (+13)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -9 ( -29) -7 ( -25) -3 ( -10) +2 (+7) +8 (+26) +13 (+43) +7 (+23) +6 (+19) +7 (+23) +6 (+19) -2 ( -7) -8 ( -26)   +20 (+5)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +2h 54' +0h 53' -1h 03' -3h 04' -5h 03' -8h 52' -9h 29' -8h 05' -5h 50' -2h 29' +1h 18' +3h 09'   -2h 58'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 04' +1h 17' +0h 14' -0h 53' -1h 50' -2h 19' -2h 06' -1h 17' -0h 12' +0h 55' +1h 51' +2h 19'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (┬°) +32.7 +32.6 +32.5 +20.2 +3.6 -2.7 +3.3 +20.1 +32.7 +32.7 +32.8 +32.9   +22.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -1 +4 +14 +25 +34 +42 +41 +37 +37 +31 +16 -1   +23.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ┬°C & (┬°F) +19.4 (+35) +17.3 (+31) +18.4 (+33) +18.5 (+33) +16.4 (+30) +14.4 (+26) +10.5 (+19) +9.3 (+17) +12.8 (+23) +15 (+27) +18.1 (+33) +18.8 (+34) +15.7 (+28)

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