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Cold Bay, Alaska vs Riyadh Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Cold Bay, Alaska, Usa and Riyadh, Saudi Arabia is approximately 10,699 km or 6,649 mi.
  • To reach Cold Bay, Alaska in this distance one would set out from Riyadh bearing 16.4° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Cold Bay, Alaska bearing 153.3° or SSE .
  • Cold Bay, Alaska has a subpolar oceanic climate (Cfc) whereas Riyadh has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Cold Bay, Alaska is in or near the subpolar wet tundra biome whereas Riyadh is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 22.2 °C (39.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.7 °C (13.9°F) less in Cold Bay, Alaska. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 813 mm (32 in) more which is equivalent to 813 l/m² (19.95 US gal/ft²) or 8,130,000 l/ha (869,151 US gal/ac) more. About 9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 30.4° lower in Cold Bay, Alaska than in Riyadh.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -27 (-49) -30 (-54) -33 (-60) -35 (-62) -35 (-63) -34 (-61) -32 (-58) -32 (-57) -32 (-57) -31 (-56) -29 (-53) -26 (-47) -31 (-57)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -16 (-29) -19 (-34) -22 (-40) -25 (-45) -27 (-49) -27 (-48) -25 (-44) -24 (-44) -23 (-42) -23 (-41) -19 (-35) -16 (-29) -22 (-40)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-13) -9 (-16) -12 (-21) -14 (-25) -16 (-30) -16 (-29) -15 (-27) -16 (-28) -13 (-23) -12 (-22) -10 (-18) -6 (-11) -12 (-22)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +61 (+2) +48 (+2) +31 (+1) +21 (+1) +50 (+2) +53 (+2) +64 (+3) +82 (+3) +112 (+4) +109 (+4) +101 (+4) +83 (+3) +813 (+32)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +15 (+48) +20 (+71) +17 (+55) +10 (+33) +13 (+42) +15 (+50) +13.5 (+44) +21 (+68) +19 (+63) +20 (+65) +14 (+47) +14 (+45)   +191.5 (+53)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 06' -1h 50' -0h 19' +1h 15' +2h 42' +3h 31' +3h 09' +1h 51' +0h 17' -1h 18' -2h 44' -3h 31'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -30.3 -30.1 -30.2 -30.3 -30.3 -30.5 -30.4 -30.7 -30.6 -30.6 -30.6 -30.5   -30.4

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