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Fairbanks, Alaska vs Smithers, Bc Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Fairbanks, Alaska, Usa and Smithers, Bc, Canada is approximately 1,590 km or 988 mi.
  • To reach Fairbanks, Alaska in this distance one would set out from Smithers, Bc bearing 322.5° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Fairbanks, Alaska bearing 304.5° or NW .
  • Fairbanks, Alaska has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc) whereas Smithers, Bc has a boreal subarctic climate with dry summers (Dsc).
  • Both are in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 6.7 °C (12.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 16.4 °C (29.5°F) more in Fairbanks, Alaska. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 233.3 mm (9.2 in) less which is equivalent to 233.3 l/m² (5.73 US gal/ft²) or 2,333,000 l/ha (249,413 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 9.9° lower in Fairbanks, Alaska than in Smithers, Bc.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -14 (-24) -14 (-25) -9 (-17) -5 (-10) +0 (0) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) -2 (-3) -3 (-5) -9 (-16) -12 (-22) -12 (-22) -6 (-12)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -14 (-26) -15 (-27) -11 (-20) -5 (-9) +0 (+0) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) -1 (-1) -2 (-4) -9 (-15) -14 (-25) -13 (-24) -7 (-12)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-27) -16 (-29) -13 (-23) -5 (-9) +1 (+1) +4 (+7) +3 (+6) +1 (+1) -2 (-3) -8 (-14) -15 (-27) -14 (-26) -7 (-12)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -46 (-2) -19 (-1) -13 (-1) -10 (0) -18 (-1) -7 (0) +2 (+0) +8 (+0) -30 (-1) -39 (-2) -34 (-1) -26 (-1) -233 (-9)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 55' -1h 27' -0h 14' +0h 57' +2h 22' +3h 42' +3h 00' +1h 27' +0h 12' -0h 59' -2h 25' -3h 42'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -9.9 -9.9 -9.9 -9.9 -10 -10 -10 -10 -10 -9.9 -9.8 -9.8   -9.9

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