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Cold Bay, Alaska vs Rapa Nui Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Cold Bay, Alaska, Usa and Rapa Nui, Easter Island is approximately 10,463 km or 6,502 mi.
  • To reach Cold Bay, Alaska in this distance one would set out from Rapa Nui bearing 332.7° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Cold Bay, Alaska bearing 314.4° or NW .
  • Cold Bay, Alaska has a subpolar oceanic climate (Cfc) whereas Rapa Nui has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • The average annual temperature is 17 °C (30.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.4 °C (13.3°F) more in Cold Bay, Alaska. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 309.7 mm (12.2 in) less which is equivalent to 309.7 l/m² (7.6 US gal/ft²) or 3,097,000 l/ha (331,090 US gal/ac) less. About 3/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 27.2° lower in Cold Bay, Alaska than in Rapa Nui.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -26 (-48) -28 (-50) -25 (-46) -23 (-41) -16 (-29) -12 (-21) -8 (-15) -9 (-16) -11 (-19) -16 (-29) -20 (-36) -24 (-44) -18 (-33)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -25 (-45) -27 (-48) -24 (-44) -21 (-38) -16 (-28) -11 (-20) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -10 (-18) -15 (-27) -19 (-34) -23 (-41) -17 (-31)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -23 (-42) -25 (-45) -23 (-41) -20 (-36) -15 (-28) -10 (-18) -7 (-13) -7 (-12) -9 (-16) -13 (-24) -17 (-31) -21 (-38) -16 (-29)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -29 (-1) -25 (-1) -58 (-2) -64 (-3) -60 (-2) -76 (-3) -28 (-1) -8 (0) +36 (+1) +40 (+2) -5 (0) -34 (-1) -310 (-12)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +5 (+16) +10 (+35) +5 (+16) -4 ( -13) 0 ( 0) +1 (+3) -1 ( -3) +8 (+26) +4 (+13) +9 (+29) +8 (+27) +6 (+19)   +51 (+14)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -5h 57' -3h 37' -0h 39' +2h 29' +5h 14' +6h 43' +6h 03' +3h 38' +0h 34' -2h 34' -5h 18' -6h 43'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) -67.1 -48.4 -27.1 -3.9 +12.5 +18.8 +12.6 -4.2 -27 -49.5 -67.5 -74.8   -27.2

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