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Cold Bay, Alaska vs Selma, Al Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Cold Bay, Alaska, Usa and Selma, Al, Usa is approximately 6,263 km or 3,892 mi.
  • To reach Cold Bay, Alaska in this distance one would set out from Selma, Al bearing 318.3° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Cold Bay, Alaska bearing 261° or W .
  • Cold Bay, Alaska has a subpolar oceanic climate (Cfc) whereas Selma, Al has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Cold Bay, Alaska is in or near the subpolar wet tundra biome whereas Selma, Al is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 14.8 °C (26.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.6 °C (11.9°F) less in Cold Bay, Alaska. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 450.7 mm (17.7 in) less which is equivalent to 450.7 l/m² (11.06 US gal/ft²) or 4,507,000 l/ha (481,828 US gal/ac) less. About 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 23.2° lower in Cold Bay, Alaska than in Selma, Al.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-23) -16 (-29) -19 (-35) -22 (-39) -22 (-40) -22 (-40) -21 (-37) -20 (-36) -19 (-35) -19 (-34) -16 (-30) -14 (-25) -19 (-33)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-17) -12 (-22) -16 (-28) -18 (-32) -18 (-33) -19 (-33) -17 (-31) -17 (-30) -16 (-29) -15 (-26) -12 (-22) -10 (-18) -15 (-27)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -8 (-15) -12 (-21) -14 (-25) -15 (-26) -15 (-27) -14 (-25) -13 (-24) -12 (-22) -10 (-18) -8 (-14) -6 (-11) -11 (-20)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -61 (-2) -77 (-3) -117 (-5) -66 (-3) -36 (-1) -47 (-2) -49 (-2) -17 (-1) +17 (+1) +38 (+1) +11 (+0) -47 (-2) -451 (-18)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 36' -1h 32' -0h 16' +1h 03' +2h 16' +2h 58' +2h 39' +1h 32' +0h 14' -1h 05' -2h 18' -2h 58'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -23.1 -23 -23.1 -23.1 -23.2 -23.2 -23.2 -23.3 -23.2 -23.2 -23.2 -23.2   -23.2

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