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Cold Bay, Alaska vs Block Island, Ri Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Cold Bay, Alaska, Usa and Block Island, Ri, Usa is approximately 6,378 km or 3,963 mi.
  • To reach Cold Bay, Alaska in this distance one would set out from Block Island, Ri bearing 317.3° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Cold Bay, Alaska bearing 244° or WSW .
  • Cold Bay, Alaska has a subpolar oceanic climate (Cfc) whereas Block Island, Ri has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Cold Bay, Alaska is in or near the subpolar wet tundra biome whereas Block Island, Ri is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 6.7 °C (12.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8.5 °C (15.3°F) less in Cold Bay, Alaska. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 120.6 mm (4.7 in) less which is equivalent to 120.6 l/m² (2.96 US gal/ft²) or 1,206,000 l/ha (128,929 US gal/ac) less. About 8/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 14.4° lower in Cold Bay, Alaska than in Block Island, Ri.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Cold Bay, Alaska relative to Block Island, Ri. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Block Island, Ri 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) -3 (-5) -5 (-9) -8 (-14) -9 (-17) -11 (-20) -12 (-21) -11 (-21) -10 (-17) -9 (-16) -7 (-13) -4 (-7) -8 (-14)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -4 (-8) -7 (-12) -9 (-15) -10 (-18) -11 (-19) -10 (-19) -9 (-16) -8 (-15) -7 (-12) -3 (-5) -7 (-12)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (0) -1 (-2) -4 (-7) -6 (-10) -7 (-13) -9 (-16) -10 (-18) -9 (-17) -8 (-15) -8 (-14) -6 (-11) -2 (-3) -6 (-11)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -13 (-1) -25 (-1) -38 (-2) -46 (-2) -32 (-1) -23 (-1) -4 (0) +0 (+0) +33 (+1) +33 (+1) +2 (+0) -7 (0) -121 (-5)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 53' -1h 06' -0h 11' +0h 44' +1h 38' +2h 09' +1h 55' +1h 06' +0h 10' -0h 46' -1h 39' -2h 09'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -14.3 -14.2 -14.3 -14.3 -14.4 -14.4 -14.5 -14.5 -14.4 -14.5 -14.5 -14.4   -14.4

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