Vs > Medicine Hat, Ab
Usa flag

Cold Bay, Alaska vs Medicine Hat, Ab Climate & Distance Between

Canada flag
  • The distance between Cold Bay, Alaska, Usa and Medicine Hat, Ab, Canada is approximately 3,474 km or 2,159 mi.
  • To reach Cold Bay, Alaska in this distance one would set out from Medicine Hat, Ab bearing 299.9° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Cold Bay, Alaska bearing 257.5° or WSW .
  • Cold Bay, Alaska has a subpolar oceanic climate (Cfc) whereas Medicine Hat, Ab has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Cold Bay, Alaska is in or near the subpolar wet tundra biome whereas Medicine Hat, Ab is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 2 °C (3.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 17.1 °C (30.8°F) less in Cold Bay, Alaska. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 591.7 mm (23.3 in) more which is equivalent to 591.7 l/m² (14.52 US gal/ft²) or 5,917,000 l/ha (632,567 US gal/ac) more. About 2 5/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 5.2° lower in Cold Bay, Alaska than in Medicine Hat, Ab.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+10) +1 (+2) -3 (-6) -10 (-17) -12 (-22) -14 (-25) -15 (-26) -14 (-24) -9 (-16) -8 (-14) +0 (0) +5 (+9) -6 (-11)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +4 (+8) 0 (0) -6 (-10) -8 (-15) -10 (-17) -10 (-17) -8 (-15) -4 (-8) -3 (-6) +3 (+6) +8 (+14) -2 (-4)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +8 (+14) +3 (+6) -2 (-3) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) -4 (-8) -3 (-5) +1 (+1) +1 (+3) +7 (+12) +11 (+20) +2 (+4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +55 (+2) +47 (+2) +39 (+2) +24 (+1) +16 (+1) -3 (0) +23 (+1) +52 (+2) +76 (+3) +95 (+4) +92 (+4) +77 (+3) +592 (+23)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 50' -0h 28' -0h 05' +0h 19' +0h 43' +0h 58' +0h 51' +0h 28' +0h 04' -0h 20' -0h 43' -0h 58'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -5.1 -5.1 -5.1 -5.1 -5.2 -5.2 -5.2 -5.2 -5.2 -5.2 -5.2 -5.2   -5.2

There are so many comparison pages. Please post a link to one to help people find them:

Cold Bay, Alaska vs Medicine Hat, Ab Discussion

You are welcome to incorporate your thoughts on the differences in climate or other matters such as contrasts in culture, standard of living, demographics etc.

Currently under general maintenance.

Climate Guides for Locations near Cold Bay, Alaska

Climate Guides for Locations near Medicine Hat, Ab


Countries A-Z:         A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z
Bright Future Dir.

© 2009 - 2015 climatemps.com - Sitemap - Contact Us - Privacy Policy -