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Wilkes-Barre-Scranton, Pa vs Accra Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Wilkes-Barre-Scranton, Pa, Usa and Accra, Ghana is approximately 8,393 km or 5,216 mi.
  • To reach Wilkes-Barre-Scranton, Pa in this distance one would set out from Accra bearing 311.3° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Wilkes-Barre-Scranton, Pa bearing 275.4° or W .
  • Wilkes-Barre-Scranton, Pa has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa) whereas Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Wilkes-Barre-Scranton, Pa is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 17 °C (30.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 22.2 °C (40°F) more in Wilkes-Barre-Scranton, Pa. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 132 mm (5.2 in) more which is equivalent to 132 l/m² (3.24 US gal/ft²) or 1,320,000 l/ha (141,117 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 25.7° lower in Wilkes-Barre-Scranton, Pa than in Accra.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Wilkes-Barre-Scranton, Pa relative to Accra. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Accra vs Wilkes-Barre-Scranton, Pa.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -32 (-58) -31 (-55) -25 (-44) -18 (-32) -10 (-19) -4 (-7) 1 (+1) -1 (-1) -7 (-12) -14 (-25) -22 (-39) -28 (-51) -16 (-28)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -32 (-57) -30 (-55) -25 (-46) -19 (-34) -12 (-22) -6 (-12) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -9 (-15) -15 (-27) -22 (-39) -28 (-51) -17 (-31)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -31 (-56) -30 (-54) -26 (-47) -21 (-37) -14 (-25) -9 (-17) -6 (-10) -5 (-10) -10 (-19) -16 (-30) -22 (-39) -28 (-50) -18 (-33)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +37 (+1) +18 (+1) -8 (0) -7 (0) -52 (-2) -92 (-4) +47 (+2) +68 (+3) +44 (+2) -9 (0) +40 (+2) +46 (+2) +132 (+5)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 19' -1h 26' -0h 15' +0h 59' +2h 03' +2h 36' +2h 21' +1h 26' +0h 13' -1h 01' -2h 05' -2h 36'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -35.6 -35.4 -35.4 -23 -6.5 -0.1 -6.1 -22.9 -35.5 -35.5 -35.6 -35.7   -25.7

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