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Cold Bay, Alaska vs Port Hedland Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Cold Bay, Alaska, Usa and Port Hedland, Australia is approximately 11,164 km or 6,938 mi.
  • To reach Cold Bay, Alaska in this distance one would set out from Port Hedland bearing 34.7° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Cold Bay, Alaska bearing 69.1° or ENE .
  • Cold Bay, Alaska has a subpolar oceanic climate (Cfc) whereas Port Hedland has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Cold Bay, Alaska is in or near the subpolar wet tundra biome whereas Port Hedland is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 22.8 °C (41°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.1 °C (3.8°F) more in Cold Bay, Alaska. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 598.4 mm (23.6 in) more which is equivalent to 598.4 l/m² (14.69 US gal/ft²) or 5,984,000 l/ha (639,729 US gal/ac) more. About 2 8/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 33.1° lower in Cold Bay, Alaska than in Port Hedland.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -36 (-64) -36 (-65) -35 (-63) -32 (-57) -24 (-43) -17 (-31) -14 (-26) -16 (-28) -21 (-38) -28 (-50) -32 (-58) -35 (-63) -27 (-49)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -33 (-59) -33 (-60) -32 (-57) -27 (-49) -20 (-35) -13 (-24) -9 (-17) -10 (-18) -15 (-27) -22 (-40) -27 (-49) -31 (-56) -23 (-41)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -30 (-54) -31 (-55) -28 (-51) -23 (-42) -15 (-28) -9 (-17) -4 (-8) -5 (-8) -9 (-16) -17 (-30) -23 (-41) -27 (-48) -18 (-33)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +8 (+0) -42 (-2) +7 (+0) +26 (+1) +32 (+1) +33 (+1) +56 (+2) +78 (+3) +111 (+4) +109 (+4) +105 (+4) +76 (+3) +598 (+24)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -5h 32' -3h 22' -0h 36' +2h 18' +4h 52' +6h 14' +5h 37' +3h 22' +0h 31' -2h 23' -4h 56' -6h 15'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -72.2 -55.2 -34.1 -10.9 +5.6 +12 +6 -10.8 -33.5 -55.8 -71.9 -75.5   -33.1

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