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Cold Bay, Alaska vs Salalah, Dhofar Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Cold Bay, Alaska, Usa and Salalah, Dhofar, Oman is approximately 11,265 km or 7,000 mi.
  • To reach Cold Bay, Alaska in this distance one would set out from Salalah, Dhofar bearing 20.4° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Cold Bay, Alaska bearing 144.2° or SE .
  • Cold Bay, Alaska has a subpolar oceanic climate (Cfc) whereas Salalah, Dhofar has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Cold Bay, Alaska is in or near the subpolar wet tundra biome whereas Salalah, Dhofar is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The mean temperature is 22.5 °C (40.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.3 °C (13.1°F) more in Cold Bay, Alaska. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • 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 36° lower in Cold Bay, Alaska than in Salalah, Dhofar.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Cold Bay, Alaska relative to Salalah, Dhofar. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Salalah, Dhofar 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 (-48) -28 (-50) -28 (-51) -28 (-51) -26 (-46) -22 (-39) -16 (-28) -14 (-25) -18 (-32) -24 (-43) -27 (-49) -27 (-48) -24 (-43)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -25 (-45) -26 (-47) -27 (-48) -27 (-48) -25 (-45) -21 (-39) -16 (-29) -14 (-26) -18 (-32) -22 (-40) -25 (-44) -25 (-44) -23 (-41)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-40) -24 (-44) -25 (-45) -25 (-46) -24 (-43) -22 (-39) -16 (-30) -15 (-26) -17 (-31) -20 (-36) -22 (-39) -22 (-39) -21 (-38)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +70 (+3) +51 (+2) +49 (+2) +30 (+1) +41 (+2) +43 (+2) +39 (+2) +58 (+2) +108 (+4) +106 (+4) +97 (+4) +92 (+4) +783 (+31)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +18 (+58) +21 (+74) +19 (+61) +11 (+37) +15 (+48) +14 (+47) +3 (+10) +10 (+32) +18 (+60) +19 (+61) +19 (+63) +16 (+52)   +183 (+50)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 33' -2h 07' -0h 22' +1h 27' +3h 06' +4h 02' +3h 36' +2h 08' +0h 19' -1h 30' -3h 09' -4h 02'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) -37.9 -37.7 -37.8 -37.9 -31.6 -25.4 -31.2 -38.3 -38.3 -38.2 -38.2 -38.1   -36

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