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Oymyakon vs Sapporo Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Oymyakon, Russia and Sapporo, Japan is approximately 2,250 km or 1,398 mi.
  • To reach Oymyakon in this distance one would set out from Sapporo bearing 2.4° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Oymyakon bearing 3.9° or N .
  • Oymyakon has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season and extremely severe winters (Dfd) whereas Sapporo has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Oymyakon is in or near the subpolar rain tundra biome whereas Sapporo is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 23.7 °C (42.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 35 °C (63°F) more in Oymyakon. The continentality subtype is hypercontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 917.6 mm (36.1 in) less which is equivalent to 917.6 l/m² (22.52 US gal/ft²) or 9,176,000 l/ha (980,975 US gal/ac) less. About 1/5 as much.
  • There are 8 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Oymyakon. In whichever way circa 0h 01' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 20.1° lower in Oymyakon than in Sapporo.
  • Relative humidity levels are 0.8% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 23.2°C (41.7°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -41 (-75) -35 (-63) -24 (-44) -15 (-27) -8 (-15) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -8 (-14) -13 (-23) -25 (-45) -39 (-70) -44 (-79) -21 (-38)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -42 (-75) -38 (-68) -31 (-56) -20 (-36) -9 (-17) -4 (-6) -5 (-10) -11 (-21) -15 (-27) -26 (-46) -40 (-71) -44 (-79) -24 (-43)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -42 (-75) -39 (-71) -36 (-65) -26 (-47) -12 (-22) -8 (-14) -10 (-19) -16 (-28) -17 (-30) -26 (-48) -40 (-72) -44 (-79) -26 (-47)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -102 (-4) -87 (-3) -77 (-3) -56 (-2) -42 (-2) -32 (-1) -24 (-1) -103 (-4) -115 (-5) -102 (-4) -87 (-3) -92 (-4) -918 (-36)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -5 ( -16) -4 ( -14) -4 ( -13) -5 ( -17) 0 ( 0) +3 (+10) +3 (+10) +2 (+6) -1 ( -3) -1 ( -3) +2 (+7) -3 ( -10)   -13 ( -4)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 15' +0h 06' +2h 07' +2h 18' +1h 32' +2h 06' +2h 40' +0h 25' -1h 06' -2h 56' -2h 20' -2h 52'   -0h 01'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 49' -2h 04' -0h 21' +1h 23' +3h 13' +4h 34' +3h 54' +2h 05' +0h 18' -1h 26' -3h 16' -4h 34'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -20.1 -20.1 -20.2 -20.2 -20.2 -20.2 -20.2 -20.2 -20.2 -20.1 -20.1 -20   -20.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +3 +3 +3 +4 -7 -16 -13 -8 -1 +10 +9 +3   -0.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -40.4 (-73) -36.6 (-66) -29.8 (-54) -17.9 (-32) -9.9 (-18) -6.9 (-12) -7.8 (-14) -12.6 (-23) -14.3 (-26) -22.6 (-41) -36.6 (-66) -42.5 (-77) -23.2 (-42)

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