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Accra vs Seattle, Washington Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Seattle, Washington, Usa is approximately 11,850 km or 7,364 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Seattle, Washington bearing 61.5° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 143.5° or SE .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Seattle, Washington has a Mediterranean warm climate (Csb).
  • Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Seattle, Washington is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 15 °C (27°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.5 °C (17.1°F) less in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 178.4 mm (7 in) less which is equivalent to 178.4 l/m² (4.38 US gal/ft²) or 1,784,000 l/ha (190,721 US gal/ac) less. About 4/5 as much.
  • There are 333 more hours of sunlight per year in Accra. In whichever way circa 0h 55' more per day or about 1 1/6 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 32° higher in Accra than in Seattle, Washington.
  • Relative humidity levels are 11% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 16.8°C (30.3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +24 (+44) +22 (+39) +20 (+36) +18 (+32) +13 (+24) +8 (+15) +4 (+6) +4 (+6) +9 (+15) +14 (+26) +20 (+36) +23 (+42) +15 (+27)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +22 (+40) +21 (+37) +20 (+36) +18 (+32) +14 (+24) +10 (+17) +6 (+11) +5 (+10) +10 (+17) +14 (+25) +19 (+34) +22 (+39) +15 (+27)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +21 (+37) +20 (+35) +20 (+36) +18 (+33) +14 (+26) +11 (+20) +8 (+15) +7 (+13) +10 (+19) +14 (+25) +18 (+32) +20 (+36) +15 (+27)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -120 (-5) -65 (-3) -23 (-1) +18 (+1) +98 (+4) +153 (+6) +27 (+1) -15 (-1) -9 (0) -3 (0) -106 (-4) -134 (-5) -178 (-7)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -17 ( -55) -13 ( -46) -11 ( -35) -5 ( -17) 0 ( 0) +5 (+17) +2 (+6) +1 (+3) 0 ( 0) -5 ( -16) -13 ( -43) -17 ( -55)   -73 ( -20)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +4h 54' +3h 45' +1h 56' +0h 14' -0h 48' -2h 58' -5h 32' -3h 05' -0h 50' +2h 42' +5h 10' +5h 40'   +0h 55'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +3h 00' +1h 50' +0h 20' -1h 16' -2h 39' -3h 23' -3h 03' -1h 51' -0h 17' +1h 18' +2h 41' +3h 23'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) +41.8 +41.6 +41.6 +29.3 +12.7 +6.4 +12.4 +29.2 +41.8 +41.8 +41.9 +42   +32
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +1 +2 +8 +19 +22 +24 +24 +16 +12 +6 +0 -2   +11
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ¬°C & (¬°F) +21.8 (+39) +20.4 (+37) +20.8 (+37) +21.2 (+38) +17.9 (+32) +14.5 (+26) +11 (+20) +8.4 (+15) +11.7 (+21) +14.9 (+27) +18.6 (+33) +20.7 (+37) +16.8 (+30)

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