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Cold Bay, Alaska vs Palmyra Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Cold Bay, Alaska, Usa and Palmyra, Syria is approximately 9,836 km or 6,112 mi.
  • To reach Cold Bay, Alaska in this distance one would set out from Palmyra bearing 11.8° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Cold Bay, Alaska bearing 162.8° or SSE .
  • Cold Bay, Alaska has a subpolar oceanic climate (Cfc) whereas Palmyra has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Cold Bay, Alaska is in or near the subpolar wet tundra biome whereas Palmyra is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The average temperature is 15.1 °C (27.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.3 °C (16.7°F) less in Cold Bay, Alaska. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 778.6 mm (30.7 in) more which is equivalent to 778.6 l/m² (19.11 US gal/ft²) or 7,786,000 l/ha (832,375 US gal/ac) more. About 6 3/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 20.6° lower in Cold Bay, Alaska than in Palmyra.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-20) -15 (-26) -18 (-32) -22 (-39) -24 (-42) -25 (-45) -25 (-45) -24 (-44) -23 (-42) -21 (-38) -16 (-29) -12 (-21) -20 (-35)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-15) -12 (-21) -14 (-25) -17 (-31) -19 (-34) -20 (-35) -19 (-34) -18 (-33) -18 (-32) -16 (-29) -12 (-21) -9 (-16) -15 (-27)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-12) -9 (-16) -11 (-19) -13 (-24) -14 (-26) -14 (-26) -14 (-24) -13 (-23) -13 (-23) -12 (-22) -9 (-16) -7 (-12) -11 (-20)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +52 (+2) +38 (+1) +34 (+1) +29 (+1) +51 (+2) +53 (+2) +64 (+3) +82 (+3) +112 (+4) +99 (+4) +92 (+4) +72 (+3) +779 (+31)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 25' -1h 25' -0h 15' +0h 58' +2h 06' +2h 45' +2h 27' +1h 25' +0h 13' -1h 00' -2h 08' -2h 45'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) -20.4 -20.3 -20.4 -20.4 -20.5 -20.7 -20.7 -20.8 -20.8 -20.8 -20.7 -20.6   -20.6

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