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Cold Bay, Alaska vs Massawa Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Cold Bay, Alaska, Usa and Massawa, Eritrea is approximately 11,868 km or 7,375 mi.
  • To reach Cold Bay, Alaska in this distance one would set out from Massawa bearing 13° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Cold Bay, Alaska bearing 157.7° or SSE .
  • Cold Bay, Alaska has a subpolar oceanic climate (Cfc) whereas Massawa has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Cold Bay, Alaska is in or near the subpolar wet tundra biome whereas Massawa is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 25.5 °C (45.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.4 °C (6.1°F) more in Cold Bay, Alaska. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 731 mm (28.8 in) more which is equivalent to 731 l/m² (17.94 US gal/ft²) or 7,310,000 l/ha (781,488 US gal/ac) more. About 5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 36.7° lower in Cold Bay, Alaska than in Massawa.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Cold Bay, Alaska relative to Massawa. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Massawa 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 (-51) -29 (-53) -30 (-54) -31 (-55) -30 (-54) -30 (-54) -28 (-50) -27 (-49) -28 (-50) -29 (-52) -29 (-53) -29 (-52) -29 (-52)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -26 (-47) -27 (-48) -27 (-49) -27 (-49) -26 (-46) -25 (-46) -24 (-43) -23 (-42) -23 (-42) -25 (-46) -26 (-46) -26 (-46) -25 (-46)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -24 (-42) -24 (-44) -24 (-43) -24 (-43) -22 (-39) -21 (-37) -20 (-36) -19 (-34) -19 (-35) -22 (-39) -22 (-40) -23 (-41) -22 (-39)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +37 (+1) +36 (+1) +45 (+2) +46 (+2) +51 (+2) +53 (+2) +56 (+2) +75 (+3) +109 (+4) +88 (+3) +82 (+3) +54 (+2) +731 (+29)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +13 (+42) +17 (+60) +16 (+52) +10 (+33) +14 (+45) +15 (+50) +13 (+42) +20 (+65) +19 (+63) +18 (+58) +16 (+53) +13 (+42)   +184 (+50)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 38' -2h 10' -0h 23' +1h 29' +3h 10' +4h 07' +3h 41' +2h 11' +0h 20' -1h 32' -3h 13' -4h 07'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -39.3 -39.2 -39.3 -39.4 -30.2 -24 -29.8 -39.7 -39.7 -39.6 -39.6 -39.6   -36.7

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