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Cold Bay, Alaska vs Fort Chipewyan, Ab Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Cold Bay, Alaska, Usa and Fort Chipewyan, Ab, Canada is approximately 3,072 km or 1,909 mi.
  • To reach Cold Bay, Alaska in this distance one would set out from Fort Chipewyan, Ab bearing 285.3° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Cold Bay, Alaska bearing 241.2° or WSW .
  • Cold Bay, Alaska has a subpolar oceanic climate (Cfc) whereas Fort Chipewyan, Ab has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • Cold Bay, Alaska is in or near the subpolar wet tundra biome whereas Fort Chipewyan, Ab is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 5.6 °C (10.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 27.2 °C (49°F) less in Cold Bay, Alaska. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 532.8 mm (21 in) more which is equivalent to 532.8 l/m² (13.08 US gal/ft²) or 5,328,000 l/ha (569,599 US gal/ac) more. About 2 2/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.5° higher in Cold Bay, Alaska than in Fort Chipewyan, Ab.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Cold Bay, Alaska relative to Fort Chipewyan, Ab. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Fort Chipewyan, Ab vs Cold Bay, Alaska.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +19 (+35) +14 (+24) +7 (+13) +-2 (-4) -8 (-14) -10 (-18) -10 (-17) -7 (-13) +-2 (-4) +2 (+3) +11 (+19) +17 (+31) +3 (+5)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +22 (+40) +17 (+31) +11 (+20) +1 (+2) -4 (-7) -7 (-12) -6 (-11) -4 (-7) +0 (+1) +3 (+6) +13 (+23) +20 (+35) +6 (+10)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +25 (+46) +21 (+37) +15 (+27) +4 (+8) -1 (-1) -3 (-6) -3 (-5) 0 (-1) +3 (+5) +5 (+9) +15 (+27) +22 (+40) +9 (+16)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +52 (+2) +43 (+2) +37 (+1) +30 (+1) +28 (+1) +7 (+0) +1 (+0) +36 (+1) +73 (+3) +77 (+3) +78 (+3) +71 (+3) +533 (+21)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 45' +0h 25' +0h 04' -0h 16' -0h 38' -0h 54' -0h 46' -0h 25' -0h 03' +0h 17' +0h 39' +0h 54'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +3.6 +3.7 +3.6 +3.6 +3.6 +3.5 +3.5 +3.5 +3.6 +3.5 +3.5 +3.5   +3.5

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