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Tamale vs Mcmurdo Sound Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tamale, Ghana and Mcmurdo Sound, Antarctica is approximately 12,372 km or 7,688 mi.
  • To reach Tamale in this distance one would set out from Mcmurdo Sound bearing 193.2° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Tamale bearing 357.2° or N .
  • Tamale has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Mcmurdo Sound has a ice cap climate (EF).
  • The mean annual temperature is 45.2 °C (81.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 19.1 °C (34.4°F) less in Tamale. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 877 mm (34.5 in) more which is equivalent to 877 l/m² (21.52 US gal/ft²) or 8,770,000 l/ha (937,571 US gal/ac) more. About 5 1/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 62.1° higher in Tamale than in Mcmurdo Sound.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +30 (+55) +39 (+70) +48 (+87) +51 (+92) +52 (+94) +50 (+90) +52 (+93) +53 (+95) +52 (+93) +46 (+84) +38 (+69) +31 (+56) +45 (+81)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -12 (0) -17 (-1) +33 (+1) +70 (+3) +91 (+4) +118 (+5) +125 (+5) +185 (+7) +221 (+9) +72 (+3) +2 (+0) -11 (0) +877 (+35)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -12h 29' -10h 53' -1h 42' +7h 34' +12h 25' +12h 32' +12h 29' +10h 45' +1h 27' -7h 50' -12h 26' -12h 32'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +28.5 +47 +68.6 +86.7 +87.1 +87.3 +87.2 +86.9 +69.6 +46.7 +28.4 +21.6   +62.1

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