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Tamale vs Barrow, Alaska Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tamale, Ghana and Barrow, Alaska, Usa is approximately 10,862 km or 6,750 mi.
  • To reach Tamale in this distance one would set out from Barrow, Alaska bearing 24° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Tamale bearing 172.4° or S .
  • Tamale has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Barrow, Alaska has a tundra climate (ET).
  • Tamale is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Barrow, Alaska is in or near the polar desert biome.
  • The mean temperature is 40.3 °C (72.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 26.5 °C (47.7°F) less in Tamale. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 980 mm (38.6 in) more which is equivalent to 980 l/m² (24.05 US gal/ft²) or 9,800,000 l/ha (1,047,685 US gal/ac) more. About 10 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 54.9° higher in Tamale than in Barrow, Alaska.
  • Relative humidity levels are 35.4% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 28.8°C (51.8°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Tamale relative to Barrow, Alaska. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Barrow, Alaska vs Tamale.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +58 (+104) +62 (+112) +59 (+106) +49 (+88) +39 (+70) +28 (+50) +23 (+41) +23 (+41) +29 (+52) +38 (+68) +50 (+90) +56 (+101) +43 (+77)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +54 (+97) +58 (+104) +57 (+102) +48 (+86) +37 (+66) +27 (+48) +22 (+40) +22 (+40) +27 (+49) +36 (+64) +47 (+84) +52 (+93) +40 (+73)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +50 (+90) +54 (+97) +54 (+97) +46 (+83) +34 (+61) +25 (+45) +21 (+38) +21 (+38) +25 (+45) +33 (+59) +43 (+77) +47 (+85) +38 (+68)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -1 (0) +8 (+0) +45 (+2) +85 (+3) +109 (+4) +137 (+5) +122 (+5) +175 (+7) +214 (+8) +79 (+3) +8 (+0) -1 (0) +980 (+39)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -3 ( -10) -3 ( -11) +1 (+3) +3 (+10) +6 (+19) +7 (+23) +5 (+16) +6 (+19) +10 (+33) +1 (+3) -4 ( -13) -4 ( -13)   +25 (+7)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +11h 17' +5h 52' +0h 57' -3h 46' -9h 58' -11h 27' -11h 25' -5h 56' -0h 49' +3h 55' +10h 09' +11h 27'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +61.4 +61.4 +61.5 +56.7 +40.2 +33.8 +39.8 +56.7 +61.8 +61.7 +61.5 +61.9   +54.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -53 -53 -42 -32 -34 -28 -23 -21 -21 -31 -41 -46   -35.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +31.5 (+57) +36.2 (+65) +40.5 (+73) +37.2 (+67) +27.8 (+50) +20.1 (+36) +16.8 (+30) +17.4 (+31) +22.2 (+40) +27.8 (+50) +33.5 (+60) +34 (+61) +28.8 (+52)

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