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Tamale vs Grand Rapids, Michigan Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tamale, Ghana and Grand Rapids, Michigan, Usa is approximately 8,861 km or 5,507 mi.
  • To reach Tamale in this distance one would set out from Grand Rapids, Michigan bearing 86.7° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Tamale bearing 132.1° or SE .
  • Tamale has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Grand Rapids, Michigan has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Tamale is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Grand Rapids, Michigan is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 19.4 °C (35°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 22.2 °C (40°F) less in Tamale. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 174.5 mm (6.9 in) more which is equivalent to 174.5 l/m² (4.28 US gal/ft²) or 1,745,000 l/ha (186,552 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/5 as much.
  • There are 398 more hours of sunlight per year in Tamale. In whichever way circa 1h 06' more per day or about 1 1/6 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 26.6° higher in Tamale than in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
  • Relative humidity levels are 13.9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 13°C (23.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +37 (+66) +37 (+67) +31 (+56) +21 (+38) +13 (+24) +5 (+9) +2 (+3) +2 (+4) +8 (+14) +17 (+30) +27 (+49) +34 (+62) +20 (+35)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +33 (+60) +35 (+62) +30 (+54) +22 (+40) +15 (+27) +8 (+14) +4 (+7) +5 (+8) +10 (+18) +17 (+31) +25 (+45) +30 (+54) +19 (+35)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +30 (+53) +32 (+58) +29 (+52) +23 (+42) +16 (+30) +10 (+18) +6 (+11) +7 (+13) +12 (+22) +18 (+33) +23 (+41) +26 (+47) +19 (+35)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -43 (-2) -24 (-1) -19 (-1) +2 (+0) +33 (+1) +53 (+2) +61 (+2) +107 (+4) +123 (+5) +21 (+1) -70 (-3) -69 (-3) +175 (+7)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -14 ( -45) -11 ( -39) -9 ( -29) -5 ( -17) -3 ( -10) +2 (+7) +5 (+16) +6 (+19) +9 (+30) +2 (+6) -10 ( -33) -13 ( -42)   -41 ( -11)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +6h 01' +4h 21' +2h 17' +1h 08' -0h 52' -3h 14' -5h 05' -4h 46' -2h 02' +2h 30' +6h 42' +6h 17'   +1h 06'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 17' +1h 24' +0h 15' -0h 58' -2h 01' -2h 33' -2h 19' -1h 24' -0h 13' +1h 00' +2h 02' +2h 33'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +33.3 +33.1 +33.2 +28.4 +11.8 +5.4 +11.4 +28.2 +33.4 +33.3 +33.3 +33.5   +26.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -57 -50 -32 -8 +1 +9 +16 +17 +14 +1 -30 -48   -13.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +10.7 (+19) +13.9 (+25) +16.4 (+30) +17.9 (+32) +14 (+25) +9.5 (+17) +8.1 (+15) +8.8 (+16) +12.8 (+23) +16.4 (+30) +14.8 (+27) +13 (+23) +13 (+23)

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