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Cold Bay, Alaska vs Grand Rapids, Michigan Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Cold Bay, Alaska, Usa and Grand Rapids, Michigan, Usa is approximately 5,487 km or 3,410 mi.
  • To reach Cold Bay, Alaska in this distance one would set out from Grand Rapids, Michigan bearing 312.8° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Cold Bay, Alaska bearing 250.4° or WSW .
  • Cold Bay, Alaska has a subpolar oceanic climate (Cfc) whereas Grand Rapids, Michigan has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Cold Bay, Alaska is in or near the subpolar wet tundra biome whereas Grand Rapids, Michigan is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 5 °C (9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 14.3 °C (25.7°F) less in Cold Bay, Alaska. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1.2 mm (0 in) less which is equivalent to 1.2 l/m² (0.03 US gal/ft²) or 12,000 l/ha (1,283 US gal/ac) less. About 1 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 12.3° lower in Cold Bay, Alaska than in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+4) +0 (+0) -4 (-8) -10 (-19) -14 (-25) -16 (-28) -15 (-28) -14 (-24) -11 (-20) -9 (-15) -4 (-7) +1 (+2) -8 (-14)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) -2 (-4) -7 (-13) -10 (-18) -12 (-21) -12 (-21) -10 (-18) -7 (-13) -6 (-10) -2 (-4) +2 (+4) -5 (-9)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) 0 (0) -4 (-7) -6 (-11) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -6 (-11) -4 (-7) -2 (-4) 0 (0) +3 (+6) -2 (-4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +26 (+1) +22 (+1) -12 (0) -36 (-1) -21 (-1) -40 (-2) -17 (-1) -8 (0) +4 (+0) +39 (+2) +22 (+1) +21 (+1) -1 (0)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +3 (+10) +9 (+32) +6 (+19) -1 ( -3) +2 (+6) +5 (+17) +6 (+19) +12 (+39) +9 (+30) +10 (+32) +7 (+23) +3 (+10)   +71 (+20)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 40' -0h 58' -0h 10' +0h 39' +1h 27' +1h 55' +1h 42' +0h 58' +0h 08' -0h 41' -1h 28' -1h 55'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -12.2 -12.2 -12.2 -12.2 -12.3 -12.4 -12.4 -12.4 -12.3 -12.4 -12.4 -12.3   -12.3

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