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Vrangelja Island vs Joensuu Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Vrangelja Island, Russia and Joensuu, Finland is approximately 4,995 km or 3,104 mi.
  • To reach Vrangelja Island in this distance one would set out from Joensuu bearing 12.6° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Vrangelja Island bearing 162.1° or SSE .
  • Vrangelja Island has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Joensuu has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • Vrangelja Island is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Joensuu is in or near the boreal wet forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 13.7 °C (24.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.2 °C (0.4°F) less in Vrangelja Island. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 434.8 mm (17.1 in) less which is equivalent to 434.8 l/m² (10.67 US gal/ft²) or 4,348,000 l/ha (464,830 US gal/ac) less. About 2/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 8.3° lower in Vrangelja Island than in Joensuu.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-19) -15 (-26) -19 (-35) -19 (-34) -15 (-27) -14 (-25) -14 (-25) -12 (-21) -10 (-17) -11 (-20) -12 (-22) -13 (-24) -14 (-25)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -21 (-1) -20 (-1) -23 (-1) -27 (-1) -28 (-1) -49 (-2) -53 (-2) -56 (-2) -43 (-2) -44 (-2) -38 (-1) -35 (-1) -435 (-17)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -5h 17' -2h 19' -0h 20' +1h 23' +4h 42' +4h 36' +5h 18' +2h 21' +0h 17' -1h 27' -4h 48' -4h 35'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -7.8 -8 -8 -8.2 -8.2 -8.3 -8.4 -8.5 -8.5 -8.5 -8.3 -8.4   -8.3

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