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Cold Bay, Alaska vs Qausuittuq/ Resolute, Cornwallis Island, Nunavut Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Cold Bay, Alaska, Usa and Qausuittuq/ Resolute, Cornwallis Island, Nunavut, Canada is approximately 3,545 km or 2,203 mi.
  • To reach Cold Bay, Alaska in this distance one would set out from Qausuittuq/ Resolute, Cornwallis Island, Nunavut bearing 270.9° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Cold Bay, Alaska bearing 207.5° or SSW .
  • Cold Bay, Alaska has a subpolar oceanic climate (Cfc) whereas Qausuittuq/ Resolute, Cornwallis Island, Nunavut has a tundra climate (ET).
  • Cold Bay, Alaska is in or near the subpolar wet tundra biome whereas Qausuittuq/ Resolute, Cornwallis Island, Nunavut is in or near the polar desert biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 20 °C (36°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 24.6 °C (44.3°F) less in Cold Bay, Alaska. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 783.3 mm (30.8 in) more which is equivalent to 783.3 l/m² (19.22 US gal/ft²) or 7,833,000 l/ha (837,400 US gal/ac) more. About 7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 19.4° higher in Cold Bay, Alaska than in Qausuittuq/ Resolute, Cornwallis Island, Nunavut.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Cold Bay, Alaska relative to Qausuittuq/ Resolute, Cornwallis Island, Nunavut. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Qausuittuq/ Resolute, Cornwallis Island, Nunavut vs Cold Bay, Alaska.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +29 (+51) +30 (+54) +31 (+55) +22 (+40) +15 (+27) +8 (+15) +6 (+10) +8 (+15) +14 (+26) +19 (+34) +25 (+45) +27 (+48) +19 (+35)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +30 (+53) +31 (+56) +31 (+55) +24 (+43) +16 (+28) +8 (+14) +6 (+10) +8 (+15) +14 (+25) +19 (+35) +25 (+46) +29 (+52) +20 (+36)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +31 (+55) +32 (+57) +31 (+56) +25 (+45) +17 (+30) +7 (+12) +6 (+10) +8 (+15) +13 (+24) +20 (+35) +26 (+46) +31 (+56) +21 (+37)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +69 (+3) +54 (+2) +52 (+2) +44 (+2) +51 (+2) +43 (+2) +39 (+2) +52 (+2) +97 (+4) +94 (+4) +100 (+4) +87 (+3) +783 (+31)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +13 (+42) +16 (+57) +15 (+48) +4 (+13) +7 (+23) +8 (+27) +6 (+19) +11 (+35) +7 (+23) +5 (+16) +12 (+40) +10 (+32)   +114 (+31)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +7h 32' +5h 56' +0h 47' -3h 22' -7h 59' -6h 57' -7h 28' -5h 54' -0h 40' +3h 34' +8h 01' +6h 57'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) +19.6 +19.5 +19.5 +19.6 +19.5 +19.5 +19.4 +19.4 +19.4 +19.2 +19.4 +19.5   +19.4

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