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Cold Bay, Alaska vs Kwajalein Island Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Cold Bay, Alaska, Usa and Kwajalein Island, Marshall Islands is approximately 5,784 km or 3,594 mi.
  • To reach Cold Bay, Alaska in this distance one would set out from Kwajalein Island bearing 20.9° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Cold Bay, Alaska bearing 38.2° or NE .
  • Cold Bay, Alaska has a subpolar oceanic climate (Cfc) whereas Kwajalein Island has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • The mean annual temperature is 24.3 °C (43.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 12.9 °C (23.2°F) more in Cold Bay, Alaska. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1678.7 mm (66.1 in) less which is equivalent to 1678.7 l/m² (41.2 US gal/ft²) or 16,787,000 l/ha (1,794,642 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 39.1° lower in Cold Bay, Alaska than in Kwajalein Island.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -29 (-53) -30 (-55) -29 (-52) -27 (-49) -24 (-42) -20 (-36) -18 (-32) -17 (-31) -19 (-35) -24 (-43) -27 (-48) -28 (-51) -24 (-44)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -29 (-53) -30 (-55) -29 (-52) -27 (-49) -24 (-42) -20 (-36) -17 (-31) -17 (-31) -19 (-34) -24 (-43) -27 (-48) -28 (-51) -24 (-44)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -29 (-53) -30 (-54) -29 (-52) -27 (-49) -24 (-42) -20 (-36) -17 (-31) -17 (-30) -19 (-34) -24 (-42) -26 (-48) -28 (-51) -24 (-44)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -44 (-2) -24 (-1) -49 (-2) -142 (-6) -195 (-8) -191 (-8) -201 (-8) -175 (-7) -189 (-7) -192 (-8) -164 (-6) -113 (-4) -1679 (-66)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 00' -2h 24' -0h 26' +1h 38' +3h 30' +4h 32' +4h 04' +2h 24' +0h 22' -1h 42' -3h 33' -4h 32'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -46.1 -45.8 -45.9 -40 -23.5 -17.1 -23 -39.7 -46.6 -46.5 -46.5 -46.4   -39.1

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