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Fairbanks, Alaska vs Kugluktuk/ Coppermine, Nunavut Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Fairbanks, Alaska, Usa and Kugluktuk/ Coppermine, Nunavut, Canada is approximately 1,483 km or 922 mi.
  • To reach Fairbanks, Alaska in this distance one would set out from Kugluktuk/ Coppermine, Nunavut bearing 272.6° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Fairbanks, Alaska bearing 242.4° or WSW .
  • Fairbanks, Alaska has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc) whereas Kugluktuk/ Coppermine, Nunavut has a tundra climate (ET).
  • Fairbanks, Alaska is in or near the boreal moist forest biome whereas Kugluktuk/ Coppermine, Nunavut is in or near the subpolar wet tundra biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 8.1 °C (14.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.3 °C (2.3°F) more in Fairbanks, Alaska. The continentality subtype is truly continental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 43.1 mm (1.7 in) more which is equivalent to 43.1 l/m² (1.06 US gal/ft²) or 431,000 l/ha (46,077 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/5 as much.
  • There are 569 more hours of sunlight per year in Fairbanks, Alaska. In whichever way circa 1h 33' more per day or about 1 3/8 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3° higher in Fairbanks, Alaska than in Kugluktuk/ Coppermine, Nunavut.
  • Relative humidity levels are 15.5% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4.6°C (8.2°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+10) +12 (+22) +16 (+30) +17 (+31) +16 (+29) +14 (+26) +9 (+17) +7 (+13) +7 (+12) +3 (+5) +3 (+6) +5 (+9) +10 (+17)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+8) +10 (+18) +14 (+25) +16 (+28) +14 (+26) +12 (+21) +8 (+14) +5 (+10) +5 (+8) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +5 (+8) +8 (+15)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +8 (+15) +11 (+20) +15 (+26) +12 (+22) +10 (+17) +6 (+12) +3 (+6) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +4 (+7) +7 (+12)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) 0 (0) +2 (+0) -4 (0) -2 (0) +4 (+0) +15 (+1) +14 (+1) +6 (+0) -4 (0) -3 (0) +5 (+0) +11 (+0) +43 (+2)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +1 (+3) +1 (+4) -2 ( -6) -2 ( -7) 0 ( 0) +3 (+10) +3 (+10) +2 (+6) -1 ( -3) 0 ( 0) -1 ( -3) 0 ( 0)   +4 (+1)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +1h 34' +1h 29' +2h 25' +2h 46' +3h 30' +1h 58' -0h 17' -0h 44' +1h 40' +1h 13' +2h 00' +1h 09'   +1h 33'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 24' +0h 44' +0h 06' -0h 27' -1h 31' -3h 17' -2h 30' -0h 44' -0h 05' +0h 28' +1h 34' +3h 17'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +2.9 +3 +3 +3.1 +3 +3 +2.9 +3 +3 +3 +2.9 +3   +3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +17 -5 -11 -23 -40 -38 -26 -26 -28 -17 +8 +3   -15.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +6.9 (+12) +9.3 (+17) +11.6 (+21) +11 (+20) +4.9 (+9) +2.7 (+5) +1.8 (+3) -0.3 (-1) -0.9 (-2) -0.3 (-1) +3.3 (+6) +4.9 (+9) +4.6 (+8)

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