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Shirakawa vs Cold Bay, Alaska Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Shirakawa, Japan and Cold Bay, Alaska, Usa is approximately 4,671 km or 2,903 mi.
  • To reach Shirakawa in this distance one would set out from Cold Bay, Alaska bearing 269° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Shirakawa bearing 225.7° or SW .
  • Shirakawa has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Cold Bay, Alaska has a subpolar oceanic climate (Cfc).
  • Shirakawa is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Cold Bay, Alaska is in or near the subpolar wet tundra biome.
  • The mean temperature is 7.6 °C (13.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10.1 °C (18.2°F) more in Shirakawa. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 383.3 mm (15.1 in) more which is equivalent to 383.3 l/m² (9.41 US gal/ft²) or 3,833,000 l/ha (409,773 US gal/ac) more. About 1 3/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 18.1° higher in Shirakawa than in Cold Bay, Alaska.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +5 (+8) +7 (+12) +12 (+22) +14 (+24) +13 (+23) +14 (+24) +15 (+27) +12 (+22) +11 (+20) +9 (+16) +6 (+10) +10 (+18)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+3) +3 (+5) +5 (+8) +9 (+16) +11 (+19) +11 (+19) +12 (+21) +13 (+23) +10 (+18) +9 (+15) +6 (+11) +3 (+5) +8 (+14)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (0) +1 (+2) +3 (+5) +6 (+11) +8 (+14) +10 (+17) +11 (+19) +11 (+21) +9 (+16) +7 (+12) +4 (+7) +1 (+2) +6 (+10)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -43 (-2) -14 (-1) +13 (+1) +49 (+2) +54 (+2) +124 (+5) +99 (+4) +119 (+5) +79 (+3) +6 (+0) -43 (-2) -60 (-2) +383 (+15)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 12' +1h 17' +0h 13' -0h 52' -1h 55' -2h 31' -2h 14' -1h 18' -0h 11' +0h 54' +1h 56' +2h 31'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +17.8 +17.7 +17.7 +17.8 +17.9 +18.1 +18.2 +18.3 +18.3 +18.3 +18.2 +18.1   +18.1

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