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Cold Bay, Alaska vs Mombasa Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Cold Bay, Alaska, Usa and Mombasa, Kenya is approximately 13,982 km or 8,688 mi.
  • To reach Cold Bay, Alaska in this distance one would set out from Mombasa bearing 15.5° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Cold Bay, Alaska bearing 152.2° or SSE .
  • Cold Bay, Alaska has a subpolar oceanic climate (Cfc) whereas Mombasa has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry summers (As).
  • The mean annual temperature is 22.8 °C (41°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.1 °C (16.4°F) more in Cold Bay, Alaska. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 158.4 mm (6.2 in) less which is equivalent to 158.4 l/m² (3.89 US gal/ft²) or 1,584,000 l/ha (169,340 US gal/ac) less. About 6/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 39.5° lower in Cold Bay, Alaska than in Mombasa.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -33 (-59) -34 (-61) -32 (-58) -29 (-53) -24 (-43) -19 (-35) -16 (-29) -16 (-28) -19 (-33) -24 (-43) -28 (-50) -31 (-56) -25 (-45)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -30 (-53) -31 (-55) -30 (-53) -27 (-48) -22 (-40) -17 (-31) -14 (-25) -13 (-24) -16 (-29) -22 (-39) -26 (-46) -28 (-50) -23 (-41)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -26 (-48) -28 (-50) -27 (-48) -25 (-44) -20 (-36) -15 (-27) -12 (-21) -11 (-20) -14 (-24) -19 (-35) -23 (-42) -25 (-45) -20 (-37)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +38 (+2) +44 (+2) -1 (0) -104 (-4) -177 (-7) -35 (-1) -8 (0) +14 (+1) +45 (+2) +7 (+0) +2 (+0) +17 (+1) -158 (-6)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +15 (+48) +19 (+67) +14 (+45) -2 ( -7) -2 ( -6) +5 (+17) +4 (+13) +10 (+32) +10 (+33) +12 (+39) +12 (+40) +11 (+35)   +108 (+30)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 39' -2h 49' -0h 30' +1h 55' +4h 05' +5h 15' +4h 43' +2h 49' +0h 26' -1h 59' -4h 08' -5h 16'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -58.8 -58.2 -50.1 -27.2 -10.7 -4.4 -10.4 -27.2 -49.7 -58.5 -59 -59.2   -39.5

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