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Nuuk/ Godthåb vs Harrisburg, Il Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Nuuk/ Godthåb, Greenland and Harrisburg, Il, Usa is approximately 3,799 km or 2,360 mi.
  • To reach Nuuk/ Godthåb in this distance one would set out from Harrisburg, Il bearing 28° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Nuuk/ Godthåb bearing 58.2° or ENE .
  • Nuuk/ Godthåb has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Harrisburg, Il has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Nuuk/ Godthåb is in or near the subpolar rain tundra biome whereas Harrisburg, Il is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 15.3 °C (27.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11.6 °C (20.9°F) less in Nuuk/ Godthåb. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 399.2 mm (15.7 in) less which is equivalent to 399.2 l/m² (9.8 US gal/ft²) or 3,992,000 l/ha (426,771 US gal/ac) less. About 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 26.1° lower in Nuuk/ Godthåb than in Harrisburg, Il.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Nuuk/ Godthåb relative to Harrisburg, Il. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Harrisburg, Il vs Nuuk/ Godthåb.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-17) -12 (-22) -19 (-35) -22 (-39) -23 (-41) -23 (-42) -22 (-40) -22 (-39) -22 (-39) -20 (-36) -15 (-28) -11 (-19) -18 (-33)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-13) -10 (-18) -17 (-30) -18 (-33) -19 (-34) -20 (-36) -20 (-35) -19 (-34) -18 (-32) -15 (-28) -12 (-22) -9 (-16) -15 (-28)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -7 (-13) -13 (-24) -14 (-25) -14 (-25) -16 (-29) -16 (-28) -14 (-26) -13 (-23) -10 (-18) -9 (-16) -6 (-11) -12 (-21)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -33 (-1) -34 (-1) -75 (-3) -63 (-2) -75 (-3) -36 (-1) -21 (-1) +5 (+0) +13 (+1) -4 (0) -27 (-1) -51 (-2) -399 (-16)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 40' -2h 32' -0h 26' +1h 41' +3h 56' +5h 37' +4h 47' +2h 32' +0h 22' -1h 45' -4h 00' -5h 37'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -26.1 -26.1 -26.2 -26.2 -26.2 -26.1 -26.1 -26.2 -26.1 -26 -26 -25.9   -26.1

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