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Cold Bay, Alaska vs Death Valley, California Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Cold Bay, Alaska, Usa and Death Valley, California, Usa is approximately 4,018 km or 2,497 mi.
  • To reach Cold Bay, Alaska in this distance one would set out from Death Valley, California bearing 316° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Cold Bay, Alaska bearing 281.8° or WNW .
  • Cold Bay, Alaska has a subpolar oceanic climate (Cfc) whereas Death Valley, California has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Cold Bay, Alaska is in or near the subpolar wet tundra biome whereas Death Valley, California is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 21 °C (37.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 14.1 °C (25.4°F) less in Cold Bay, Alaska. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 866.8 mm (34.1 in) more which is equivalent to 866.8 l/m² (21.27 US gal/ft²) or 8,668,000 l/ha (926,667 US gal/ac) more. About 19 4/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 18.7° lower in Cold Bay, Alaska than in Death Valley, California.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -18 (-33) -22 (-40) -25 (-46) -30 (-53) -30 (-54) -32 (-57) -33 (-60) -32 (-57) -30 (-54) -27 (-49) -21 (-38) -17 (-31) -26 (-48)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-23) -17 (-30) -20 (-36) -24 (-44) -25 (-46) -26 (-48) -28 (-51) -26 (-47) -24 (-43) -21 (-38) -15 (-27) -12 (-22) -21 (-38)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-13) -11 (-20) -15 (-27) -19 (-34) -20 (-37) -21 (-38) -23 (-42) -21 (-37) -18 (-32) -15 (-28) -9 (-17) -7 (-13) -16 (-28)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +67 (+3) +52 (+2) +50 (+2) +46 (+2) +56 (+2) +53 (+2) +61 (+2) +78 (+3) +109 (+4) +108 (+4) +101 (+4) +85 (+3) +867 (+34)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +17 (+55) +19 (+67) +17 (+55) +10 (+33) +14 (+45) +14.5 (+48) +13.5 (+44) +20 (+65) +18 (+60) +19 (+61) +18 (+60) +15 (+48)   +195 (+53)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 15' -1h 19' -0h 14' +0h 54' +1h 58' +2h 35' +2h 18' +1h 20' +0h 12' -0h 56' -1h 59' -2h 35'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -18.6 -18.6 -18.7 -18.7 -18.7 -18.8 -18.8 -18.8 -18.7 -18.7 -18.8 -18.7   -18.7

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