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Oymyakon vs Fairbanks, Alaska Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Oymyakon, Russia and Fairbanks, Alaska, Usa is approximately 3,195 km or 1,985 mi.
  • To reach Oymyakon in this distance one would set out from Fairbanks, Alaska bearing 299.1° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Oymyakon bearing 235.7° or SW .
  • Oymyakon has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season and extremely severe winters (Dfd) whereas Fairbanks, Alaska has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • Oymyakon is in or near the subpolar rain tundra biome whereas Fairbanks, Alaska is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 12.6 °C (22.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 21 °C (37.8°F) more in Oymyakon. The continentality subtype is hypercontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 64.1 mm (2.5 in) less which is equivalent to 64.1 l/m² (1.57 US gal/ft²) or 641,000 l/ha (68,527 US gal/ac) less. About 3/4 as much.
  • There are 194 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Oymyakon. In whichever way circa 0h 31' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.5° higher in Oymyakon than in Fairbanks, Alaska.
  • Relative humidity levels are 8.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 10.4°C (18.6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -24 (-43) -22 (-39) -16 (-29) -9 (-16) -6 (-11) -1 (-2) 0 (+1) -1 (-2) -4 (-7) -9 (-17) -19 (-34) -25 (-45) -11 (-20)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -23 (-41) -22 (-40) -20 (-35) -13 (-23) -7 (-12) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -4 (-6) -5 (-9) -11 (-20) -19 (-34) -24 (-43) -13 (-23)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-39) -22 (-39) -21 (-38) -18 (-32) -8 (-14) -6 (-10) -5 (-9) -6 (-10) -6 (-11) -13 (-23) -18 (-33) -23 (-41) -14 (-25)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -6 (0) -3 (0) -4 (0) -2 (0) -3 (0) -1 (0) -3 (0) -11 (0) -1 (0) -9 (0) -8 (0) -14 (-1) -64 (-3)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +3 (+10) +3 (+11) +2 (+6) +1 (+3) +1 (+3) +2 (+7) -1 ( -3) -2 ( -6) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0) +6 (+20) +4 (+13)   +19 (+5)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 48' -0h 10' -0h 00' -1h 08' -1h 52' -2h 12' -0h 01' +1h 36' +0h 36' -0h 19' -0h 58' -1h 05'   -0h 31'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 41' +0h 18' +0h 02' -0h 11' -0h 32' -0h 57' -0h 43' -0h 18' -0h 02' +0h 12' +0h 32' +0h 57'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +1.4 +1.2 +1.2 +1.2 +1.4 +1.6 +1.7 +1.8 +1.8 +1.8 +1.6 +1.5   +1.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -1 +5 +13 +18 +16 +13 +11 +12 +12 +7 +1 -2   +8.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -22.7 (-41) -21 (-38) -16.9 (-30) -9 (-16) -1.7 (-3) +1 (+2) +0.9 (+2) -0.6 (-1) -2.3 (-4) -9.7 (-17) -18.4 (-33) -23.8 (-43) -10.4 (-19)

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