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Fairbanks, Alaska vs Frobisher Bay, Baffin Island, Nunavut Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Fairbanks, Alaska, Usa and Frobisher Bay, Baffin Island, Nunavut, Canada is approximately 3,577 km or 2,223 mi.
  • To reach Fairbanks, Alaska in this distance one would set out from Frobisher Bay, Baffin Island, Nunavut bearing 308.2° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Fairbanks, Alaska bearing 234.7° or SW .
  • Fairbanks, Alaska has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc) whereas Frobisher Bay, Baffin Island, Nunavut has a tundra climate (ET).
  • Fairbanks, Alaska is in or near the boreal moist forest biome whereas Frobisher Bay, Baffin Island, Nunavut is in or near the polar desert biome.
  • The average temperature is 5.9 °C (10.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.8 °C (10.4°F) more in Fairbanks, Alaska. The continentality subtype is truly continental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 150.9 mm (5.9 in) less which is equivalent to 150.9 l/m² (3.7 US gal/ft²) or 1,509,000 l/ha (161,322 US gal/ac) less. About 2/3 as much.
  • There are 750 more hours of sunlight per year in Fairbanks, Alaska. In whichever way circa 2h 03' more per day or about 1 5/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1° lower in Fairbanks, Alaska than in Frobisher Bay, Baffin Island, Nunavut.
  • Relative humidity levels are 16.1% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.5°C (4.5°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+6) +8 (+15) +12 (+22) +14 (+25) +14 (+26) +14 (+26) +10 (+19) +9 (+16) +8 (+14) +2 (+4) -2 (-3) -1 (-1) +8 (+14)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +7 (+12) +9 (+17) +13 (+23) +12 (+21) +11 (+20) +9 (+16) +7 (+12) +5 (+9) +1 (+2) -3 (-6) -1 (-2) +6 (+11)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+3) +5 (+9) +6 (+11) +12 (+21) +9 (+17) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +4 (+8) +2 (+4) +0 (+1) -5 (-9) -1 (-2) +4 (+8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -15 (-1) -20 (-1) -14 (-1) -16 (-1) -3 (0) -2 (0) -12 (0) -8 (0) -14 (-1) -17 (-1) -22 (-1) -9 (0) -151 (-6)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -1 ( -3) -4 ( -14) -3 ( -10) -5 ( -17) -1 ( -3) +1 (+3) +2 (+6) 0 ( 0) -2 ( -7) -3 ( -10) -2 ( -7) -4 ( -13)   -22 ( -6)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 54' +1h 35' +1h 17' +1h 54' +4h 40' +6h 24' +2h 42' +1h 05' +1h 22' +0h 52' +1h 06' +0h 46'   +2h 03'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 29' -0h 12' -0h 02' +0h 08' +0h 22' +0h 41' +0h 30' +0h 12' +0h 01' -0h 08' -0h 23' -0h 41'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -1 -0.9 -1 -1 -1 -1.1 -1.1 -1.1 -1.1 -1.1 -1 -1.1   -1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +1 -9 -16 -30 -37 -29 -18 -19 -19 -9 -5 -4   -16.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +2.7 (+5) +5.3 (+10) +6.5 (+12) +7.1 (+13) +2.9 (+5) +3.3 (+6) +4.2 (+8) +2.5 (+5) +1 (+2) -0.2 (0) -3.9 (-7) -1.4 (-3) +2.5 (+5)

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