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Fairbanks, Alaska vs Durban Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Fairbanks, Alaska, Usa and Durban, South Africa is approximately 16,139 km or 10,029 mi.
  • To reach Fairbanks, Alaska in this distance one would set out from Durban bearing 359.1° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Fairbanks, Alaska bearing 181.8° or S .
  • Fairbanks, Alaska has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc) whereas Durban has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • Fairbanks, Alaska is in or near the boreal moist forest biome whereas Durban is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 23.4 °C (42°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 32.3 °C (58.1°F) more in Fairbanks, Alaska. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 551.9 mm (21.7 in) less which is equivalent to 551.9 l/m² (13.54 US gal/ft²) or 5,519,000 l/ha (590,018 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • There are 238 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Fairbanks, Alaska. In whichever way circa 0h 39' less per day or about 8/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 34° lower in Fairbanks, Alaska than in Durban.
  • Relative humidity levels are 17.3% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 26°C (46.8°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Fairbanks, Alaska relative to Durban. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Durban vs Fairbanks, Alaska.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -46 (-82) -42 (-75) -32 (-57) -21 (-38) -9 (-16) -1 (-1) +0 (+1) -3 (-5) -10 (-19) -23 (-41) -37 (-66) -43 (-77) -22 (-40)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -47 (-84) -44 (-80) -35 (-63) -23 (-41) -10 (-18) -1 (-2) +0 (+1) -3 (-6) -12 (-21) -24 (-43) -38 (-68) -44 (-79) -23 (-42)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -48 (-87) -47 (-84) -39 (-70) -24 (-44) -11 (-19) -1 (-2) +0 (+1) -4 (-6) -13 (-23) -25 (-44) -39 (-70) -45 (-81) -25 (-44)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -122 (-5) -103 (-4) -117 (-5) -65 (-3) -44 (-2) +7 (+0) +9 (+0) -12 (0) -49 (-2) +14 (+1) +10 (+0) -80 (-3) -552 (-22)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -2 ( -6) -2 ( -7) -3 ( -10) -3 ( -10) +3 (+10) +7 (+23) +10 (+32) +10 (+32) +4 (+13) +1 (+3) -2 ( -7) -4 ( -13)   +19 (+5)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -4h 46' -2h 26' +1h 01' +3h 16' +2h 54' +4h 14' +1h 56' -1h 36' -1h 44' -2h 27' -3h 20' -4h 50'   -0h 39'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -9h 00' -5h 09' -0h 54' +3h 30' +7h 43' +10h 33' +9h 10' +5h 10' +0h 47' -3h 37' -7h 50' -10h 33'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -74.1 -55.4 -34 -10.8 +5.7 +12 +5.9 -10.9 -33.6 -56.1 -74.2 -81.5   -34
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -5 -13 -24 -31 -33 -27 -19 -19 -18 -9 -5 -5   -17.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -46.2 (-83) -44.8 (-81) -37.8 (-68) -27.4 (-49) -17 (-31) -7.8 (-14) -4.1 (-7) -7.2 (-13) -14.8 (-27) -24.2 (-44) -37.3 (-67) -43.3 (-78) -26 (-47)

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