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Nuuk/ Godthåb vs Mc Grath, Ak Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Nuuk/ Godthåb, Greenland and Mc Grath, Ak, Usa is approximately 4,564 km or 2,836 mi.
  • To reach Nuuk/ Godthåb in this distance one would set out from Mc Grath, Ak bearing 40.1° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Nuuk/ Godthåb bearing 137.8° or SE .
  • Nuuk/ Godthåb has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Mc Grath, Ak has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • Nuuk/ Godthåb is in or near the subpolar rain tundra biome whereas Mc Grath, Ak is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 2.2 °C (3.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 22.9 °C (41.2°F) less in Nuuk/ Godthåb. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 350.6 mm (13.8 in) more which is equivalent to 350.6 l/m² (8.6 US gal/ft²) or 3,506,000 l/ha (374,815 US gal/ac) more. About 1 6/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.2° lower in Nuuk/ Godthåb than in Mc Grath, Ak.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +13 (+24) +8 (+15) +0 (0) -4 (-6) -9 (-16) -11 (-20) -10 (-17) -8 (-14) -5 (-10) +2 (+4) +10 (+18) +13 (+23) +0 (0)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+27) +11 (+21) +4 (+7) -1 (-1) -6 (-11) -9 (-16) -8 (-15) -6 (-11) -3 (-6) +4 (+6) +12 (+21) +15 (+27) +2 (+4)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +18 (+32) +15 (+27) +9 (+16) +3 (+5) -3 (-5) -6 (-11) -6 (-10) -3 (-6) 0 (-1) +5 (+10) +14 (+25) +17 (+31) +5 (+9)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +20 (+1) +30 (+1) +30 (+1) +25 (+1) +33 (+1) +25 (+1) +30 (+1) +26 (+1) +38 (+1) +34 (+1) +41 (+2) +18 (+1) +351 (+14)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 30' -0h 13' -0h 02' +0h 08' +0h 23' +0h 40' +0h 31' +0h 13' +0h 01' -0h 09' -0h 24' -0h 40'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -1.3 -1.3 -1.3 -1.3 -1.3 -1.2 -1.2 -1.2 -1.1 -1.1 -1.2 -1.1   -1.2

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