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Danmarkshavn vs Fairfield, Ia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Danmarkshavn, Greenland and Fairfield, Ia, Usa is approximately 5,172 km or 3,214 mi.
  • To reach Danmarkshavn in this distance one would set out from Fairfield, Ia bearing 17.6° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Danmarkshavn bearing 85.2° or E .
  • Danmarkshavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Fairfield, Ia has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Danmarkshavn is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Fairfield, Ia is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 22.9 °C (41.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.5 °C (4.5°F) less in Danmarkshavn. The continentality subtype is truly continental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 774.1 mm (30.5 in) less which is equivalent to 774.1 l/m² (19 US gal/ft²) or 7,741,000 l/ha (827,564 US gal/ac) less. About 1/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 35.7° lower in Danmarkshavn than in Fairfield, Ia.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Danmarkshavn relative to Fairfield, Ia. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Fairfield, Ia vs Danmarkshavn.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -18 (-32) -22 (-39) -28 (-51) -30 (-55) -27 (-49) -25 (-46) -24 (-43) -24 (-43) -27 (-48) -29 (-52) -26 (-47) -19 (-34) -25 (-45)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -17 (-31) -21 (-39) -27 (-49) -29 (-51) -24 (-43) -22 (-39) -21 (-38) -21 (-37) -23 (-41) -26 (-47) -25 (-45) -19 (-34) -23 (-41)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -17 (-30) -21 (-37) -26 (-47) -27 (-48) -21 (-38) -18 (-32) -17 (-31) -17 (-31) -19 (-35) -23 (-42) -24 (-43) -19 (-33) -21 (-37)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -17 (-1) -12 (0) -47 (-2) -75 (-3) -97 (-4) -84 (-3) -116 (-5) -90 (-4) -98 (-4) -65 (-3) -43 (-2) -30 (-1) -774 (-30)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -9h 24' -8h 22' -1h 12' +5h 29' +9h 42' +9h 06' +9h 22' +8h 16' +1h 01' -5h 45' -9h 40' -9h 06'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -35.8 -35.5 -35.8 -35.8 -35.8 -35.7 -35.6 -35.7 -35.6 -35.3 -35.6 -35.8   -35.7

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