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Cold Bay, Alaska vs Yellowknife, Northwest Territories Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Cold Bay, Alaska, Usa and Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada is approximately 2,818 km or 1,751 mi.
  • To reach Cold Bay, Alaska in this distance one would set out from Yellowknife, Northwest Territories bearing 275.7° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Cold Bay, Alaska bearing 233.7° or SW .
  • Cold Bay, Alaska has a subpolar oceanic climate (Cfc) whereas Yellowknife, Northwest Territories has a boreal subarctic climate with dry summers (Dsc).
  • The mean annual temperature is 8.7 °C (15.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 31 °C (55.8°F) less in Cold Bay, Alaska. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 646.9 mm (25.5 in) more which is equivalent to 646.9 l/m² (15.88 US gal/ft²) or 6,469,000 l/ha (691,579 US gal/ac) more. About 3 3/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 7.2° higher in Cold Bay, Alaska than in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +25 (+44) +20 (+35) +14 (+25) +4 (+7) -3 (-6) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -5 (-9) +1 (+2) +6 (+10) +15 (+26) +22 (+39) +7 (+12)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +26 (+47) +22 (+39) +17 (+31) +7 (+12) -1 (-1) -6 (-10) -6 (-11) -3 (-6) +2 (+4) +6 (+10) +16 (+29) +24 (+42) +9 (+16)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +28 (+50) +24 (+44) +21 (+37) +10 (+18) +2 (+3) -3 (-6) -4 (-8) -2 (-3) +3 (+5) +6 (+10) +18 (+32) +25 (+45) +11 (+19)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +57 (+2) +45 (+2) +44 (+2) +40 (+2) +42 (+2) +30 (+1) +29 (+1) +41 (+2) +83 (+3) +75 (+3) +83 (+3) +79 (+3) +647 (+25)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +8 (+26) +11 (+39) +10 (+32) +5 (+17) +10 (+32) +10 (+33) +5 (+16) +11 (+35) +10 (+33) +10 (+32) +6 (+20) +3 (+10)   +99 (+27)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 51' +0h 58' +0h 09' -0h 38' -1h 32' -2h 15' -1h 54' -0h 58' -0h 08' +0h 39' +1h 34' +2h 15'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +7.3 +7.3 +7.3 +7.3 +7.3 +7.2 +7.2 +7.2 +7.2 +7.1 +7.1 +7.1   +7.2

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