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Pituffik/ Thule Air Base vs Erie, Pa Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Pituffik/ Thule Air Base, Greenland and Erie, Pa, Usa is approximately 3,869 km or 2,404 mi.
  • To reach Pituffik/ Thule Air Base in this distance one would set out from Erie, Pa bearing 4.6° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Pituffik/ Thule Air Base bearing 14.9° or NNE .
  • Pituffik/ Thule Air Base has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Erie, Pa has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • The mean annual temperature is 20.7 °C (37.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.7 °C (6.7°F) more in Pituffik/ Thule Air Base. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 930.9 mm (36.6 in) less which is equivalent to 930.9 l/m² (22.85 US gal/ft²) or 9,309,000 l/ha (995,194 US gal/ac) less. About 1/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 34.3° lower in Pituffik/ Thule Air Base than in Erie, Pa.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Pituffik/ Thule Air Base relative to Erie, Pa. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Erie, Pa 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) -19 (-35) -22 (-39) -27 (-48) -25 (-46) -21 (-39) -20 (-36) -19 (-35) -20 (-35) -22 (-39) -23 (-41) -23 (-41) -21 (-38) -22 (-39)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -20 (-35) -21 (-38) -26 (-47) -25 (-45) -19 (-35) -18 (-32) -17 (-31) -17 (-31) -20 (-35) -22 (-39) -23 (-41) -21 (-38) -21 (-37)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -19 (-35) -21 (-37) -26 (-46) -24 (-44) -17 (-31) -15 (-27) -15 (-27) -15 (-27) -17 (-31) -20 (-37) -23 (-41) -21 (-38) -20 (-35)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -50 (-2) -52 (-2) -72 (-3) -76 (-3) -80 (-3) -97 (-4) -71 (-3) -79 (-3) -94 (-4) -84 (-3) -92 (-4) -83 (-3) -931 (-37)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -9h 18' -8h 09' -1h 09' +5h 17' +9h 37' +8h 59' +9h 16' +8h 03' +0h 59' -5h 32' -9h 35' -8h 59'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -34.4 -34.1 -34.4 -34.4 -34.4 -34.5 -34.4 -34.4 -34.3 -34.1 -34.4 -34.4   -34.3

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