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Milford Sound vs Accra Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Milford Sound, New Zealand and Accra, Ghana is approximately 15,520 km or 9,644 mi.
  • To reach Milford Sound in this distance one would set out from Accra bearing 166.9° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Milford Sound bearing 18.5° or NNE .
  • Milford Sound has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Milford Sound is in or near the boreal moist forest biome whereas Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 16.1 °C (29°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.4 °C (9.7°F) more in Milford Sound. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 5714.8 mm (225 in) more which is equivalent to 5714.8 l/m² (140.25 US gal/ft²) or 57,148,000 l/ha (6,109,500 US gal/ac) more. About 8 1/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 29.7° lower in Milford Sound than in Accra.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-23) -13 (-23) -14 (-26) -17 (-30) -19 (-34) -20 (-37) -19 (-34) -17 (-31) -17 (-31) -16 (-29) -15 (-28) -13 (-24) -16 (-29)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +636 (+25) +435 (+17) +597 (+23) +480 (+19) +411 (+16) +212 (+8) +334 (+13) +393 (+15) +524 (+21) +559 (+22) +511 (+20) +624 (+25) +5715 (+225)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +3h 14' +2h 00' +0h 21' -1h 22' -2h 52' -3h 38' -3h 17' -2h 00' -0h 18' +1h 25' +2h 54' +3h 38'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +0.8 -17.7 -39.2 -50.1 -50.2 -50.3 -50.3 -50.3 -40.2 -17.4 +0.8 +7.8   -29.7

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