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Accra vs Smara Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Smara, Western Sahara is approximately 2,643 km or 1,643 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Smara bearing 150.9° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 154.2° or SSE .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Smara has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Smara is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 3.8 °C (6.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11 °C (19.8°F) less in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 649 mm (25.6 in) more which is equivalent to 649 l/m² (15.93 US gal/ft²) or 6,490,000 l/ha (693,824 US gal/ac) more. About 5 5/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 11.2° higher in Accra than in Smara.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +7 (+13) +4 (+7) +1 (+2) +0 (0) +-4 (-7) -10 (-18) -12 (-22) -8 (-14) +-3 (-5) +4 (+7) +7 (+13) +0 (-1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +10 (+18) +9 (+15) +6 (+10) +5 (+8) +1 (+1) -5 (-8) -7 (-12) -2 (-4) +2 (+4) +6 (+11) +10 (+18) +4 (+7)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+27) +13 (+23) +13 (+23) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +5 (+9) +1 (+2) -1 (-2) +4 (+7) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +13 (+23) +8 (+15)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +14 (+1) +13 (+1) +68 (+3) +75 (+3) +144 (+6) +187 (+7) +49 (+2) +14 (+1) +9 (+0) +55 (+2) +26 (+1) -5 (0) +649 (+26)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +1.5 (+5) -1 ( -4) +4 (+13) +6 (+20) +10.5 (+34) +13 (+43) +7 (+23) +5.5 (+18) +5 (+17) +8 (+26) +2 (+7) -1 ( -3)   +60.5 (+16)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 11' +0h 44' +0h 08' -0h 30' -1h 03' -1h 20' -1h 12' -0h 44' -0h 07' +0h 31' +1h 04' +1h 20'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +21.1 +21 +20.9 +8.5 -8 -14.4 -8.4 +8.3 +20.9 +20.9 +21 +21.2   +11.2

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