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Kodiak, Alaska vs Pituffik/ Thule Air Base Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kodiak, Alaska, Usa and Pituffik/ Thule Air Base, Greenland is approximately 3,701 km or 2,300 mi.
  • To reach Kodiak, Alaska in this distance one would set out from Pituffik/ Thule Air Base bearing 284.8° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Kodiak, Alaska bearing 205° or SSW .
  • Kodiak, Alaska has a subpolar oceanic climate (Cfc) whereas Pituffik/ Thule Air Base has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The mean annual temperature is 16.1 °C (29°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.1 °C (27.2°F) less in Kodiak, Alaska. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1592.6 mm (62.7 in) more which is equivalent to 1592.6 l/m² (39.09 US gal/ft²) or 15,926,000 l/ha (1,702,595 US gal/ac) more. About 13 5/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 18.7° higher in Kodiak, Alaska than in Pituffik/ Thule Air Base.
  • Relative humidity levels are 13.1% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 17.5°C (31.6°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +21 (+37) +23 (+41) +24 (+43) +19 (+35) +12 (+22) +9 (+16) +8 (+15) +10 (+19) +13 (+24) +15 (+27) +17 (+31) +20 (+36) +16 (+29)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +22 (+40) +24 (+43) +25 (+44) +20 (+36) +12 (+22) +8 (+15) +8 (+14) +9 (+16) +12 (+21) +15 (+26) +18 (+32) +21 (+38) +16 (+29)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +23 (+41) +25 (+44) +25 (+45) +21 (+37) +12 (+21) +7 (+13) +7 (+12) +8 (+14) +10 (+19) +14 (+25) +18 (+33) +21 (+38) +16 (+29)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +182 (+7) +128 (+5) +114 (+4) +101 (+4) +133 (+5) +114 (+5) +78 (+3) +107 (+4) +160 (+6) +170 (+7) +141 (+6) +165 (+6) +1593 (+63)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +14 (+45) +10 (+35) +9 (+29) +10 (+33) +13 (+42) +9 (+30) +7 (+23) +8 (+26) +9 (+30) +10 (+32) +8 (+27) +9 (+29)   +116 (+32)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +7h 01' +6h 50' +0h 55' -4h 24' -7h 38' -6h 20' -6h 56' -6h 44' -0h 47' +4h 37' +7h 35' +6h 20'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +18.8 +18.6 +18.8 +18.8 +18.8 +18.8 +18.7 +18.7 +18.6 +18.4 +18.7 +18.8   +18.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +16 +16 +15 +15 +16 +11 +11 +10 +13 +9 +14 +11   +13.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +23.8 (+43) +25.5 (+46) +26.1 (+47) +21.5 (+39) +13.9 (+25) +9.7 (+17) +9.6 (+17) +10.6 (+19) +13.2 (+24) +15.2 (+27) +19.4 (+35) +21.9 (+39) +17.5 (+32)

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