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Golden, Bc vs Pituffik/ Thule Air Base Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Golden, Bc, Canada and Pituffik/ Thule Air Base, Greenland is approximately 3,462 km or 2,151 mi.
  • To reach Golden, Bc in this distance one would set out from Pituffik/ Thule Air Base bearing 244.4° or WSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Golden, Bc bearing 199.6° or SSW .
  • Golden, Bc has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb) whereas Pituffik/ Thule Air Base has a tundra climate (ET).
  • Golden, Bc is in or near the subpolar rain tundra biome whereas Pituffik/ Thule Air Base is in or near the polar desert biome.
  • The mean temperature is 15.8 °C (28.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.9 °C (3.4°F) less in Golden, Bc. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 366.8 mm (14.4 in) more which is equivalent to 366.8 l/m (9 US gal/ft) or 3,668,000 l/ha (392,134 US gal/ac) more. About 4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 25.1° higher in Golden, Bc than in Pituffik/ Thule Air Base.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Golden, Bc relative to Pituffik/ Thule Air Base. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Pituffik/ Thule Air Base vs Golden, Bc.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +13 (+23) +21 (+37) +26 (+47) +26 (+46) +21 (+38) +18 (+32) +18 (+32) +18 (+33) +18 (+32) +17 (+30) +14 (+25) +13 (+23) +18 (+33)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +13 (+24) +20 (+35) +24 (+44) +23 (+41) +17 (+30) +13 (+24) +13 (+23) +13 (+23) +13 (+23) +15 (+26) +14 (+26) +13 (+23) +16 (+28)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +13 (+23) +18 (+32) +22 (+39) +20 (+36) +12 (+21) +8 (+15) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +8 (+15) +12 (+22) +14 (+26) +13 (+23) +13 (+23)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +57 (+2) +26 (+1) +16 (+1) +17 (+1) +27 (+1) +36 (+1) +32 (+1) +20 (+1) +21 (+1) +22 (+1) +39 (+2) +55 (+2) +367 (+14)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +8h 12' +7h 30' +1h 02' -4h 51' -8h 39' -7h 43' -8h 08' -7h 24' -0h 53' +5h 05' +8h 36' +7h 43'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +25.2 +25 +25.2 +25.3 +25.2 +25.2 +25.1 +25.1 +25.1 +24.9 +25.2 +25.2   +25.1

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