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Nuuk/ Godthåb vs Melgaço, Viana Do Castelo Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Nuuk/ Godthåb, Greenland and Melgaço, Viana Do Castelo, Portugal is approximately 3,676 km or 2,284 mi.
  • To reach Nuuk/ Godthåb in this distance one would set out from Melgaço, Viana Do Castelo bearing 326.6° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Nuuk/ Godthåb bearing 290.6° or WNW .
  • Nuuk/ Godthåb has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Melgaço, Viana Do Castelo has a Mediterranean warm climate (Csb).
  • Nuuk/ Godthåb is in or near the subpolar rain tundra biome whereas Melgaço, Viana Do Castelo is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 15.6 °C (28.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.5 °C (2.7°F) more in Nuuk/ Godthåb. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 400 mm (15.7 in) less which is equivalent to 400 l/m² (9.82 US gal/ft²) or 4,000,000 l/ha (427,627 US gal/ac) less. About 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 22° lower in Nuuk/ Godthåb than in Melgaço, Viana Do Castelo.
  • Relative humidity levels are 12.4% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 12.4°C (22.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -16 (-30) -18 (-32) -21 (-37) -20 (-36) -18 (-32) -16 (-29) -16 (-30) -17 (-31) -18 (-32) -18 (-33) -16 (-29) -15 (-28) -17 (-31)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-28) -17 (-30) -20 (-35) -17 (-31) -15 (-27) -15 (-26) -15 (-26) -14 (-26) -15 (-27) -16 (-28) -15 (-26) -15 (-26) -16 (-28)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -14 (-25) -16 (-28) -18 (-32) -14 (-25) -12 (-21) -12 (-21) -11 (-20) -10 (-18) -11 (-21) -13 (-23) -13 (-23) -14 (-25) -13 (-23)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -74 (-3) -75 (-3) -91 (-4) -31 (-1) -32 (-1) +8 (+0) +62 (+2) +47 (+2) +28 (+1) -39 (-2) -82 (-3) -121 (-5) -400 (-16)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -5 ( -16) -7 ( -25) -10 ( -32) -5 ( -17) -5 ( -16) -1 ( -3) +5 (+16) +2 (+6) +4 (+13) +1 (+3) -4 ( -13) -8 ( -26)   -33 ( -9)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 18' -2h 18' -0h 23' +1h 32' +3h 36' +5h 11' +4h 24' +2h 19' +0h 20' -1h 35' -3h 39' -5h 12'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -21.9 -21.9 -22 -22 -22 -22 -22.1 -22.1 -22.1 -22 -22 -21.8   -22
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -2 +5 +10 +20 +22 +21 +31 +28 +17 +5 -3 -6   +12.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -15 (-27) -15.1 (-27) -16.8 (-30) -12.5 (-23) -9.9 (-18) -9.9 (-18) -7.4 (-13) -8.1 (-15) -11.1 (-20) -13.8 (-25) -14.3 (-26) -15 (-27) -12.4 (-22)

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