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Accra vs Sydney, Nova Scotia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada is approximately 7,272 km or 4,519 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Sydney, Nova Scotia bearing 108.8° or ESE and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 138.8° or SE .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Sydney, Nova Scotia has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Sydney, Nova Scotia is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 21 °C (37.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 20.1 °C (36.2°F) less in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 693.2 mm (27.3 in) less which is equivalent to 693.2 l/m² (17.01 US gal/ft²) or 6,932,000 l/ha (741,077 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • There are 570 more hours of sunlight per year in Accra. In whichever way circa 1h 34' more per day or about 1 1/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 30.6° higher in Accra than in Sydney, Nova Scotia.
  • Relative humidity levels are 9.1% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 22°C (39.7°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +33 (+60) +34 (+61) +31 (+55) +26 (+47) +18 (+33) +10 (+19) +4 (+7) +4 (+8) +11 (+19) +17 (+31) +24 (+43) +29 (+53) +20 (+36)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +33 (+59) +34 (+61) +31 (+56) +26 (+47) +20 (+35) +13 (+23) +7 (+12) +6 (+12) +12 (+22) +18 (+32) +23 (+42) +29 (+52) +21 (+38)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +33 (+59) +34 (+61) +31 (+56) +26 (+47) +21 (+37) +16 (+28) +10 (+18) +9 (+15) +14 (+25) +18 (+32) +23 (+41) +29 (+52) +22 (+39)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -136 (-5) -88 (-3) -58 (-2) -43 (-2) +47 (+2) +102 (+4) -37 (-1) -81 (-3) -63 (-2) -58 (-2) -122 (-5) -155 (-6) -693 (-27)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -15 ( -48) -14 ( -50) -11 ( -35) -7 ( -23) -3 ( -10) +2 (+7) -4 ( -13) -5 ( -16) -5 ( -17) -5 ( -16) -13 ( -43) -17 ( -55)   -97 ( -27)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +4h 29' +3h 45' +3h 21' +1h 50' +0h 11' -2h 16' -3h 44' -2h 07' -0h 04' +2h 29' +5h 36' +5h 23'   +1h 34'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 50' +1h 44' +0h 19' -1h 12' -2h 30' -3h 11' -2h 53' -1h 44' -0h 16' +1h 14' +2h 32' +3h 11'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) +40.4 +40.2 +40.2 +27.9 +11.3 +4.9 +10.9 +27.7 +40.3 +40.3 +40.4 +40.6   +30.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +0 -1 +3 +10 +15 +18 +20 +16 +13 +12 +3 +0   +9.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ¬°C & (¬°F) +31.6 (+57) +32.4 (+58) +30 (+54) +26.8 (+48) +21.9 (+39) +16.2 (+29) +10.9 (+20) +9.5 (+17) +14.6 (+26) +19.5 (+35) +23.3 (+42) +27.8 (+50) +22 (+40)

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