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Fairbanks, Alaska vs Madrid Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Fairbanks, Alaska, Usa and Madrid, Spain is approximately 7,903 km or 4,911 mi.
  • To reach Fairbanks, Alaska in this distance one would set out from Madrid bearing 344.8° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Fairbanks, Alaska bearing 208° or SSW .
  • Fairbanks, Alaska has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc) whereas Madrid has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Fairbanks, Alaska is in or near the boreal moist forest biome whereas Madrid is in or near the warm temperate thorn steppe biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 16.8 °C (30.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 21.5 °C (38.7°F) more in Fairbanks, Alaska. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 135.8 mm (5.3 in) less which is equivalent to 135.8 l/m² (3.33 US gal/ft²) or 1,358,000 l/ha (145,179 US gal/ac) less. About 2/3 as much.
  • There are 805 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Fairbanks, Alaska. In whichever way circa 2h 11' less per day or about 5/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 24.2° lower in Fairbanks, Alaska than in Madrid.
  • Relative humidity levels are 0% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 15.6°C (28.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -29 (-52) -25 (-45) -21 (-37) -14 (-25) -8 (-14) -7 (-12) -11 (-19) -12 (-21) -14 (-26) -20 (-36) -26 (-46) -28 (-50) -18 (-32)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -29 (-52) -27 (-48) -21 (-38) -12 (-22) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -7 (-13) -10 (-18) -13 (-23) -18 (-33) -25 (-45) -27 (-49) -17 (-30)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -28 (-51) -27 (-48) -22 (-39) -10 (-19) -5 (-8) -2 (-4) -4 (-6) -7 (-12) -10 (-17) -16 (-28) -24 (-43) -27 (-49) -15 (-27)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -30 (-1) -34 (-1) -20 (-1) -37 (-1) -23 (-1) +9 (+0) +39 (+2) +41 (+2) -4 (0) -15 (-1) -39 (-2) -22 (-1) -136 (-5)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +2 (+6) +1 (+4) -4 ( -13) -5 ( -17) -2 ( -6) +4 (+13) +11 (+35) +11 (+35) +4 (+13) +3 (+10) 0 ( 0) -1 ( -3)   +24 (+7)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -3h 19' -2h 07' +0h 15' +1h 30' +0h 54' -0h 00' -3h 38' -6h 03' -4h 30' -3h 50' -2h 20' -3h 09'   -2h 11'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 46' -2h 32' -0h 26' +1h 41' +3h 58' +5h 49' +4h 53' +2h 32' +0h 22' -1h 45' -4h 02' -5h 49'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -24.2 -24.1 -24.1 -24.2 -24.3 -24.4 -24.4 -24.5 -24.4 -24.4 -24.2 -24.1   -24.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -1 +0 -6 -8 -13 -5 +12 +14 +5 +4 +1 -3   +0
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -27.9 (-50) -25.3 (-46) -20.5 (-37) -12.4 (-22) -9.1 (-16) -6.1 (-11) -3.1 (-6) -5.1 (-9) -10.7 (-19) -16.3 (-29) -23.9 (-43) -26.7 (-48) -15.6 (-28)

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