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Cold Bay, Alaska vs Yakima, Wa Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Cold Bay, Alaska, Usa and Yakima, Wa, Usa is approximately 3,057 km or 1,900 mi.
  • To reach Cold Bay, Alaska in this distance one would set out from Yakima, Wa bearing 303.9° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Cold Bay, Alaska bearing 270.5° or W .
  • Cold Bay, Alaska has a subpolar oceanic climate (Cfc) whereas Yakima, Wa has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Cold Bay, Alaska is in or near the subpolar wet tundra biome whereas Yakima, Wa is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 6.4 °C (11.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9 °C (16.2°F) less in Cold Bay, Alaska. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 711.8 mm (28 in) more which is equivalent to 711.8 l/m² (17.47 US gal/ft²) or 7,118,000 l/ha (760,961 US gal/ac) more. About 4 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 8.6° lower in Cold Bay, Alaska than in Yakima, Wa.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -8 (-14) -11 (-20) -14 (-25) -15 (-27) -16 (-30) -18 (-32) -17 (-30) -14 (-25) -11 (-20) -5 (-10) +-1 (-2) -11 (-20)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-1) -5 (-9) -7 (-13) -9 (-16) -10 (-17) -11 (-19) -11 (-19) -10 (-18) -7 (-13) -6 (-10) -2 (-4) +1 (+1) -6 (-12)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+2) -2 (-4) -3 (-6) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -5 (-8) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) -1 (-1) 0 (0) +1 (+1) +3 (+5) -2 (-3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +41 (+2) +39 (+2) +38 (+1) +37 (+1) +47 (+2) +40 (+2) +60 (+2) +72 (+3) +102 (+4) +98 (+4) +80 (+3) +57 (+2) +712 (+28)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 16' -0h 44' -0h 07' +0h 29' +1h 06' +1h 28' +1h 18' +0h 44' +0h 06' -0h 31' -1h 07' -1h 28'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (┬°) -8.5 -8.5 -8.6 -8.6 -8.6 -8.7 -8.7 -8.7 -8.6 -8.7 -8.7 -8.6   -8.6

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