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Accra vs Wairakei Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Wairakei, New Zealand is approximately 16,325 km or 10,144 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Wairakei bearing 186.8° or S and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 354.7° or N .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Wairakei has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Wairakei is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The mean temperature is 14.2 °C (25.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.7 °C (12.1°F) less in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 429 mm (16.9 in) less which is equivalent to 429 l/m² (10.53 US gal/ft²) or 4,290,000 l/ha (458,629 US gal/ac) less. About 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 23.7° higher in Accra than in Wairakei.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +12 (+22) +15 (+27) +17 (+31) +18 (+33) +18 (+32) +16 (+29) +16 (+28) +14 (+25) +13 (+23) +11 (+20) +14 (+26)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -69 (-3) -49 (-2) -25 (-1) -3 (0) +49 (+2) +81 (+3) -67 (-3) -101 (-4) -70 (-3) -15 (-1) -54 (-2) -106 (-4) -429 (-17)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 39' -1h 38' -0h 18' +1h 08' +2h 21' +2h 58' +2h 41' +1h 39' +0h 15' -1h 10' -2h 22' -2h 58'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -6.8 +11.7 +33.2 +44.1 +44.1 +44.2 +44.2 +44.3 +34.1 +11.4 -6.8 -13.8   +23.7

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