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Pituffik/ Thule Air Base vs Abilene, Tx Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Pituffik/ Thule Air Base, Greenland and Abilene, Tx, Usa is approximately 5,156 km or 3,204 mi.
  • To reach Pituffik/ Thule Air Base in this distance one would set out from Abilene, Tx bearing 9.5° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Pituffik/ Thule Air Base bearing 36.8° or NE .
  • Pituffik/ Thule Air Base has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Abilene, Tx has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Pituffik/ Thule Air Base is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Abilene, Tx is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 29.3 °C (52.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.3 °C (11.3°F) more in Pituffik/ Thule Air Base. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 495.8 mm (19.5 in) less which is equivalent to 495.8 l/m² (12.17 US gal/ft²) or 4,958,000 l/ha (530,043 US gal/ac) less. About 1/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 44° lower in Pituffik/ Thule Air Base than in Abilene, Tx.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Pituffik/ Thule Air Base relative to Abilene, Tx. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Abilene, Tx vs Pituffik/ Thule Air Base.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -32 (-57) -36 (-65) -41 (-73) -38 (-69) -32 (-57) -29 (-52) -28 (-50) -29 (-51) -30 (-54) -32 (-58) -32 (-58) -32 (-57) -32 (-58)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -29 (-53) -33 (-60) -38 (-68) -36 (-64) -28 (-51) -25 (-46) -24 (-44) -25 (-44) -26 (-47) -29 (-52) -29 (-53) -29 (-52) -29 (-53)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -26 (-47) -30 (-54) -34 (-61) -33 (-59) -25 (-45) -21 (-38) -21 (-37) -21 (-37) -23 (-41) -26 (-46) -26 (-48) -26 (-47) -26 (-47)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -20 (-1) -24 (-1) -31 (-1) -42 (-2) -68 (-3) -66 (-3) -37 (-1) -47 (-2) -64 (-3) -52 (-2) -28 (-1) -18 (-1) -496 (-20)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -10h 07' -8h 39' -1h 15' +5h 38' +10h 20' +9h 54' +10h 06' +8h 33' +1h 04' -5h 54' -10h 19' -9h 54'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -44 -43.8 -44.1 -44.1 -44 -44.1 -44 -44 -44 -43.7 -44 -44.1   -44

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