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Cold Bay, Alaska vs Wilkes-Barre-Scranton, Pa Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Cold Bay, Alaska, Usa and Wilkes-Barre-Scranton, Pa, Usa is approximately 6,183 km or 3,842 mi.
  • To reach Cold Bay, Alaska in this distance one would set out from Wilkes-Barre-Scranton, Pa bearing 316.3° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Cold Bay, Alaska bearing 245.3° or WSW .
  • Cold Bay, Alaska has a subpolar oceanic climate (Cfc) whereas Wilkes-Barre-Scranton, Pa has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Cold Bay, Alaska is in or near the subpolar wet tundra biome whereas Wilkes-Barre-Scranton, Pa is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 6 °C (10.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 12.8 °C (23°F) less in Cold Bay, Alaska. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 4.7 mm (0.2 in) less which is equivalent to 4.7 l/m² (0.12 US gal/ft²) or 47,000 l/ha (5,025 US gal/ac) less. About 1 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 13.9° lower in Cold Bay, Alaska than in Wilkes-Barre-Scranton, Pa.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+1) +-1 (-3) -6 (-11) -11 (-20) -14 (-25) -15 (-27) -15 (-27) -13 (-24) -11 (-20) -9 (-17) -6 (-10) +-1 (-1) -9 (-15)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+4) +0 (+1) -4 (-7) -8 (-15) -11 (-19) -12 (-22) -12 (-21) -10 (-19) -8 (-15) -7 (-12) -4 (-7) +1 (+1) -6 (-11)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) -2 (-3) -5 (-10) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -9 (-15) -7 (-13) -5 (-10) -4 (-7) -2 (-4) +2 (+3) -4 (-7)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +19 (+1) +3 (+0) -10 (0) -25 (-1) -35 (-1) -48 (-2) -32 (-1) -2 (0) +28 (+1) +39 (+2) +29 (+1) +29 (+1) -5 (0)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 50' -1h 04' -0h 11' +0h 43' +1h 35' +2h 06' +1h 51' +1h 04' +0h 09' -0h 45' -1h 36' -2h 06'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -13.7 -13.7 -13.7 -13.8 -13.8 -13.9 -13.9 -13.9 -13.9 -13.9 -13.9 -13.9   -13.9

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