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Cold Bay, Alaska vs Palmerston N Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Cold Bay, Alaska, Usa and Palmerston N, New Zealand is approximately 10,819 km or 6,723 mi.
  • To reach Cold Bay, Alaska in this distance one would set out from Palmerston N bearing 12.3° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Cold Bay, Alaska bearing 16.5° or NNE .
  • Cold Bay, Alaska has a subpolar oceanic climate (Cfc) whereas Palmerston N has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Cold Bay, Alaska is in or near the subpolar wet tundra biome whereas Palmerston N is in or near the warm temperate thorn steppe biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 9.8 °C (17.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.7 °C (6.7°F) more in Cold Bay, Alaska. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 45.3 mm (1.8 in) less which is equivalent to 45.3 l/m² (1.11 US gal/ft²) or 453,000 l/ha (48,429 US gal/ac) less. About 1 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 14.2° lower in Cold Bay, Alaska than in Palmerston N.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -20 (-36) -21 (-37) -18 (-32) -13 (-24) -7 (-13) -2 (-3) +2 (+4) +2 (+3) -2 (-4) -8 (-15) -13 (-24) -17 (-31) -10 (-18)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +1 (+0) -4 (0) -23 (-1) -16 (-1) -31 (-1) -34 (-1) -34 (-1) -1 (0) +32 (+1) +28 (+1) +38 (+2) +0 (+0) -45 (-2)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -6h 58' -4h 15' -0h 46' +2h 55' +6h 08' +7h 51' +7h 04' +4h 15' +0h 39' -3h 01' -6h 13' -7h 51'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -54.4 -35.7 -14.2 +9 +25.5 +31.9 +25.9 +9.2 -13.5 -36.3 -54.6 -61.7   -14.2

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