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Rapid City (airport), Sd vs Accra Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Rapid City (airport), Sd, Usa and Accra, Ghana is approximately 10,604 km or 6,589 mi.
  • To reach Rapid City (airport), Sd in this distance one would set out from Accra bearing 315.3° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Rapid City (airport), Sd bearing 256.9° or WSW .
  • Rapid City (airport), Sd has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Rapid City (airport), Sd is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome whereas Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 18.4 °C (33.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 23.7 °C (42.7°F) more in Rapid City (airport), Sd. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 364.5 mm (14.4 in) less which is equivalent to 364.5 l/m² (8.95 US gal/ft²) or 3,645,000 l/ha (389,675 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 28.5° lower in Rapid City (airport), Sd than in Accra.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Rapid City (airport), Sd relative to Accra. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Accra vs Rapid City (airport), Sd.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -31 (-56) -29 (-51) -24 (-44) -18 (-32) -11 (-20) -4 (-6) 3 (+6) 3 (+5) -5 (-10) -13 (-24) -23 (-41) -29 (-52) -15 (-27)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -33 (-59) -30 (-55) -27 (-48) -21 (-37) -14 (-25) -8 (-14) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -10 (-18) -17 (-30) -25 (-46) -31 (-56) -18 (-33)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -35 (-63) -32 (-58) -29 (-53) -24 (-43) -17 (-31) -12 (-22) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -15 (-26) -20 (-37) -28 (-51) -34 (-61) -22 (-39)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -6 (0) -24 (-1) -47 (-2) -34 (-1) -77 (-3) -115 (-5) +3 (+0) +26 (+1) -9 (0) -52 (-2) -24 (-1) -6 (0) -365 (-14)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 36' -1h 36' -0h 17' +1h 06' +2h 18' +2h 55' +2h 38' +1h 36' +0h 15' -1h 08' -2h 20' -2h 55'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -38.3 -38.1 -38.1 -25.7 -9.2 -2.8 -8.8 -25.6 -38.3 -38.2 -38.3 -38.5   -28.5

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