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Fairbanks, Alaska vs Santa Maria, Ca Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Fairbanks, Alaska, Usa and Santa Maria, Ca, Usa is approximately 3,798 km or 2,360 mi.
  • To reach Fairbanks, Alaska in this distance one would set out from Santa Maria, Ca bearing 339.6° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Fairbanks, Alaska bearing 317.7° or NW .
  • Fairbanks, Alaska has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc) whereas Santa Maria, Ca has a Mediterranean warm climate (Csb).
  • Fairbanks, Alaska is in or near the boreal moist forest biome whereas Santa Maria, Ca is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 16.9 °C (30.4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 33.1 °C (59.6°F) more in Fairbanks, Alaska. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 37.9 mm (1.5 in) less which is equivalent to 37.9 l/m² (0.93 US gal/ft²) or 379,000 l/ha (40,518 US gal/ac) less. About 7/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 29.8° lower in Fairbanks, Alaska than in Santa Maria, Ca.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -36 (-66) -32 (-58) -23 (-41) -14 (-26) -5 (-8) -1 (-1) -1 (-1) -4 (-8) -11 (-20) -23 (-42) -32 (-58) -35 (-62) -18 (-32)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -34 (-61) -31 (-56) -23 (-42) -13 (-24) -5 (-8) -1 (-1) 0 (-1) -4 (-7) -10 (-18) -20 (-36) -29 (-53) -32 (-58) -17 (-30)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -32 (-57) -31 (-55) -24 (-43) -12 (-22) -5 (-8) -1 (-1) 0 (0) -4 (-7) -9 (-16) -17 (-30) -27 (-48) -29 (-53) -16 (-28)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -43 (-2) -56 (-2) -48 (-2) -17 (-1) +10 (+0) +34 (+1) +47 (+2) +49 (+2) +17 (+1) +11 (+0) -17 (-1) -24 (-1) -38 (-1)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -5h 14' -2h 49' -0h 29' +1h 53' +4h 23' +6h 21' +5h 22' +2h 50' +0h 25' -1h 57' -4h 28' -6h 21'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -29.8 -29.7 -29.8 -29.8 -29.9 -29.9 -29.9 -29.9 -29.9 -29.8 -29.7 -29.7   -29.8

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