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Vrangelja Island vs Grande Prairie, Ab Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Vrangelja Island, Russia and Grande Prairie, Ab, Canada is approximately 3,287 km or 2,043 mi.
  • To reach Vrangelja Island in this distance one would set out from Grande Prairie, Ab bearing 325.2° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Vrangelja Island bearing 270.5° or W .
  • Vrangelja Island has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Grande Prairie, Ab has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Vrangelja Island is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Grande Prairie, Ab is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 13.1 °C (23.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.6 °C (6.5°F) less in Vrangelja Island. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 273 mm (10.7 in) less which is equivalent to 273 l/m² (6.7 US gal/ft²) or 2,730,000 l/ha (291,855 US gal/ac) less. About 2/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 15.8° lower in Vrangelja Island than in Grande Prairie, Ab.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Vrangelja Island relative to Grande Prairie, Ab. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Grande Prairie, Ab vs Vrangelja Island.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-13) -14 (-24) -19 (-34) -21 (-39) -17 (-30) -14 (-25) -14 (-24) -13 (-23) -11 (-19) -13 (-23) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -13 (-24)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -17 (-1) -12 (0) -9 (0) -12 (0) -27 (-1) -62 (-2) -45 (-2) -34 (-1) -21 (-1) -7 (0) -12 (0) -16 (-1) -273 (-11)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -7h 13' -3h 19' -0h 30' +2h 03' +6h 18' +6h 58' +7h 17' +3h 22' +0h 26' -2h 09' -6h 26' -6h 57'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -15.4 -15.6 -15.7 -15.8 -15.7 -15.8 -15.8 -15.9 -15.8 -15.8 -15.6 -15.8   -15.8

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