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Glasgow, Scotland vs Accra Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Glasgow, Scotland, Uk and Accra, Ghana is approximately 5,602 km or 3,481 mi.
  • To reach Glasgow, Scotland in this distance one would set out from Accra bearing 356.9° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Glasgow, Scotland bearing 354.5° or N .
  • Glasgow, Scotland has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Glasgow, Scotland is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 17.6 °C (31.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8 °C (14.4°F) more in Glasgow, Scotland. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 322 mm (12.7 in) more which is equivalent to 322 l/m (7.9 US gal/ft) or 3,220,000 l/ha (344,239 US gal/ac) more. About 1 2/5 as much.
  • There are 1134 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Glasgow, Scotland. In whichever way circa 3h 06' less per day or about 1/2 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 40.2° lower in Glasgow, Scotland than in Accra.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -27 (-49) -25 (-45) -23 (-41) -20 (-36) -16 (-29) -11 (-20) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -13 (-23) -17 (-31) -22 (-40) -24 (-43) -18 (-32)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -25 (-44) -24 (-42) -23 (-41) -20 (-36) -17 (-30) -13 (-23) -10 (-17) -9 (-16) -13 (-23) -17 (-30) -21 (-38) -23 (-41) -18 (-32)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-40) -22 (-40) -22 (-40) -20 (-36) -17 (-31) -14 (-25) -11 (-20) -10 (-18) -13 (-23) -16 (-29) -20 (-36) -21 (-38) -17 (-31)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +95 (+4) +48 (+2) -4 (0) -15 (-1) -82 (-3) -123 (-5) +48 (+2) +77 (+3) +62 (+2) +39 (+2) +68 (+3) +109 (+4) +322 (+13)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +17 (+55) +14 (+50) +10 (+32) +8 (+27) +3 (+10) +1 (+3) +10 (+32) +11 (+35) +9 (+30) +9 (+29) +14 (+47) +18 (+58)   +124 (+34)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -5h 46' -5h 12' -4h 15' -2h 22' -0h 50' +1h 18' +0h 30' -0h 34' -2h 00' -4h 46' -6h 36' -6h 46'   -3h 06'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 17' -2h 34' -0h 27' +1h 46' +3h 45' +4h 52' +4h 21' +2h 35' +0h 24' -1h 49' -3h 48' -4h 52'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -50.1 -50 -49.9 -37.6 -21 -14.6 -20.6 -37.3 -49.9 -49.9 -50 -50.2   -40.2

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