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Grytviken vs Accra Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Grytviken, South Georgia and Accra, Ghana is approximately 7,462 km or 4,637 mi.
  • To reach Grytviken in this distance one would set out from Accra bearing 202.1° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Grytviken bearing 219.8° or SW .
  • Grytviken has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Grytviken is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 24.8 °C (44.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3 °C (5.4°F) more in Grytviken. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 608 mm (23.9 in) more which is equivalent to 608 l/m (14.92 US gal/ft) or 6,080,000 l/ha (649,992 US gal/ac) more. About 1 7/9 as much.
  • There are 1095 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Grytviken. In whichever way circa 2h 59' less per day or about 1/2 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 39.3° lower in Grytviken than in Accra.
  • Relative humidity levels are 9.5% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 25.6°C (46.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -24 (-43) -23 (-41) -24 (-43) -26 (-47) -28 (-50) -28 (-50) -26 (-47) -25 (-45) -25 (-45) -25 (-45) -24 (-43) -23 (-41) -25 (-45)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -23 (-41) -23 (-41) -23 (-41) -26 (-47) -27 (-49) -28 (-50) -27 (-48) -26 (-47) -26 (-46) -24 (-43) -24 (-43) -23 (-41) -25 (-45)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-40) -21 (-38) -23 (-41) -25 (-45) -26 (-47) -28 (-50) -27 (-49) -26 (-47) -25 (-45) -24 (-43) -24 (-43) -23 (-41) -25 (-44)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +81 (+3) +77 (+3) +64 (+3) +55 (+2) -1 (0) -60 (-2) +93 (+4) +119 (+5) +54 (+2) +2 (+0) +55 (+2) +69 (+3) +608 (+24)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +10 (+32) +11 (+39) +9 (+29) +7 (+23) +1 (+3) +1 (+3) +8 (+26) +8 (+26) +3 (+10) +3 (+10) +7 (+23) +9 (+29)   +77 (+21)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 00' -1h 39' -3h 05' -4h 54' -5h 42' -4h 24' -3h 54' -2h 36' -1h 36' -1h 34' -2h 12' -2h 13'   -2h 59'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +4h 34' +2h 46' +0h 30' -1h 54' -4h 00' -5h 09' -4h 38' -2h 46' -0h 25' +1h 58' +4h 04' +5h 09'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -8.9 -27.5 -49 -59.9 -59.9 -59.8 -59.7 -59.7 -49.5 -26.8 -8.6 -1.8   -39.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -7 -8 -8 -10 -8 -10 -11 -10 -10 -13 -11 -8   -9.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -23.1 (-42) -23.3 (-42) -23.8 (-43) -26.8 (-48) -27.3 (-49) -28.7 (-52) -27.4 (-49) -26.6 (-48) -26.1 (-47) -25.5 (-46) -25.2 (-45) -23.7 (-43) -25.6 (-46)

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