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Pituffik/ Thule Air Base vs Edmonton Namao, Ab Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Pituffik/ Thule Air Base, Greenland and Edmonton Namao, Ab, Canada is approximately 3,133 km or 1,947 mi.
  • To reach Pituffik/ Thule Air Base in this distance one would set out from Edmonton Namao, Ab bearing 20.3° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Pituffik/ Thule Air Base bearing 62° or ENE .
  • Pituffik/ Thule Air Base has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Edmonton Namao, Ab has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Pituffik/ Thule Air Base is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Edmonton Namao, Ab is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 13.9 °C (25°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1 °C (1.8°F) less in Pituffik/ Thule Air Base. The continentality subtype is truly continental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 334.4 mm (13.2 in) less which is equivalent to 334.4 l/m² (8.21 US gal/ft²) or 3,344,000 l/ha (357,496 US gal/ac) less. About 1/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 22.8° lower in Pituffik/ Thule Air Base than in Edmonton Namao, Ab.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Pituffik/ Thule Air Base relative to Edmonton Namao, Ab. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Edmonton Namao, Ab 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) -10 (-18) -15 (-27) -20 (-36) -23 (-41) -20 (-35) -17 (-30) -15 (-27) -15 (-28) -16 (-28) -17 (-31) -12 (-22) -11 (-19) -16 (-28)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-18) -15 (-26) -19 (-35) -21 (-38) -17 (-30) -13 (-24) -12 (-22) -12 (-21) -12 (-22) -15 (-27) -12 (-21) -10 (-18) -14 (-25)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-16) -14 (-24) -18 (-33) -19 (-35) -13 (-24) -10 (-17) -9 (-16) -8 (-15) -9 (-15) -12 (-22) -11 (-19) -9 (-16) -12 (-21)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -17 (-1) -12 (0) -14 (-1) -14 (-1) -34 (-1) -75 (-3) -79 (-3) -43 (-2) -22 (-1) -5 (0) -6 (0) -14 (-1) -334 (-13)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -7h 49' -7h 17' -1h 00' +4h 42' +8h 19' +7h 17' +7h 45' +7h 11' +0h 51' -4h 56' -8h 16' -7h 16'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -22.9 -22.6 -22.9 -22.9 -22.8 -22.9 -22.8 -22.8 -22.7 -22.5 -22.8 -22.9   -22.8

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