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Accra vs Padang, Sumatra Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Padang, Sumatra, Indonesia is approximately 11,183 km or 6,949 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Padang, Sumatra bearing 275.5° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 269.9° or W .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Padang, Sumatra has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Padang, Sumatra is in or near the tropical wet forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 0.5 °C (0.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4 °C (7.2°F) more in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 3979 mm (156.7 in) less which is equivalent to 3979 l/m² (97.65 US gal/ft²) or 39,790,000 l/ha (4,253,815 US gal/ac) less. About 1/6 as much.
  • There are 223 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Accra. In whichever way circa 0h 36' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.2° lower in Accra than in Padang, Sumatra.
  • Relative humidity levels are 15.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.9°C (5.2°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) 0 (0) -2 (-4) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -1 (-2) 0 (0) 1 (+2) 1 (+2) 0 (-1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+1) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) 0 (0) -1 (-2) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) 0 (0) 0 (0) -1 (-1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (0) 0 (0) +1 (+2) 0 (0) -1 (-2) 0 (0) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (-1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -345 (-14) -215 (-8) -282 (-11) -327 (-13) -195 (-8) -96 (-4) -203 (-8) -334 (-13) -419 (-16) -493 (-19) -543 (-21) -527 (-21) -3979 (-157)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -14 ( -45) -11 ( -39) -10 ( -32) -10 ( -33) -3 ( -10) +2 (+7) -5 ( -16) -8 ( -26) -8 ( -27) -11 ( -35) -17 ( -57) -18 ( -58)   -113 ( -31)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 11' -0h 33' -0h 00' -0h 24' -1h 11' -2h 54' -2h 46' -2h 17' -1h 12' +0h 34' +1h 48' +1h 25'   -0h 36'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 20' -0h 12' -0h 02' +0h 08' +0h 17' +0h 22' +0h 20' +0h 12' +0h 01' -0h 08' -0h 18' -0h 22'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) -6.4 -6.2 -3.5 +6.5 +6.5 +6.6 +6.6 +6.6 -2.9 -6.4 -6.5 -6.5   -0.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +12 +11 +11 +14 +17 +22 +23 +19 +17 +15 +12 +10   +15.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ¬°C & (¬°F) +3.1 (+6) +3 (+5) +3.5 (+6) +4.1 (+7) +3.8 (+7) +3.9 (+7) +2.7 (+5) +1.3 (+2) +2.3 (+4) +2.3 (+4) +2.7 (+5) +2.2 (+4) +2.9 (+5)

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