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Pituffik/ Thule Air Base vs Esperance, Western Australia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Pituffik/ Thule Air Base, Greenland and Esperance, Western Australia, Australia is approximately 15,236 km or 9,468 mi.
  • To reach Pituffik/ Thule Air Base in this distance one would set out from Esperance, Western Australia bearing 3.6° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Pituffik/ Thule Air Base bearing 167° or SSE .
  • Pituffik/ Thule Air Base has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Esperance, Western Australia has a Mediterranean warm climate (Csb).
  • Pituffik/ Thule Air Base is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Esperance, Western Australia is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 28.1 °C (50.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 20.6 °C (37.1°F) more in Pituffik/ Thule Air Base. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 497.8 mm (19.6 in) less which is equivalent to 497.8 l/m² (12.22 US gal/ft²) or 4,978,000 l/ha (532,181 US gal/ac) less. About 1/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 41.9° lower in Pituffik/ Thule Air Base than in Esperance, Western Australia.
  • Relative humidity levels are 2.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 25.7°C (46.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Pituffik/ Thule Air Base relative to Esperance, Western Australia. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Esperance, Western Australia 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) -45 (-81) -47 (-85) -45 (-82) -36 (-65) -23 (-41) -14 (-24) -10 (-17) -12 (-21) -19 (-34) -28 (-50) -36 (-65) -43 (-77) -30 (-53)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -44 (-79) -46 (-82) -44 (-79) -35 (-63) -21 (-38) -12 (-21) -8 (-14) -9 (-17) -16 (-29) -26 (-46) -34 (-62) -41 (-74) -28 (-51)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -43 (-77) -44 (-80) -43 (-77) -34 (-61) -19 (-35) -10 (-17) -6 (-11) -7 (-12) -14 (-24) -24 (-42) -33 (-59) -39 (-71) -26 (-47)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -9 (0) -21 (-1) -20 (-1) -43 (-2) -74 (-3) -76 (-3) -85 (-3) -61 (-2) -35 (-1) -39 (-2) -26 (-1) -9 (0) -498 (-20)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -2 ( -6) +1 (+4) -3 ( -10) -5 ( -17) -10 ( -32) -11 ( -37) -10 ( -32) -9 ( -29) -7 ( -23) -5 ( -16) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0)   -61 ( -17)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -13h 58' -11h 03' -1h 41' +7h 17' +13h 45' +14h 12' +14h 00' +10h 57' +1h 27' -7h 36' -13h 46' -14h 12'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -82.2 -63.3 -42.1 -18.9 -2.2 +4.1 -1.8 -18.5 -41.3 -63.7 -82.2 -89.5   -41.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +1 -1 -1 -3 -1 +4 +6 +10 +6 +5 +2 +4   +2.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -41.3 (-74) -43.2 (-78) -41.7 (-75) -33.4 (-60) -19.6 (-35) -10.1 (-18) -6.4 (-12) -6.7 (-12) -13.6 (-24) -23 (-41) -32 (-58) -37.9 (-68) -25.7 (-46)

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