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Sioux City, Ia vs Cold Bay, Alaska Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Sioux City, Ia, Usa and Cold Bay, Alaska, Usa is approximately 4,860 km or 3,020 mi.
  • To reach Sioux City, Ia in this distance one would set out from Cold Bay, Alaska bearing 78.2° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Sioux City, Ia bearing 130.8° or SE .
  • Sioux City, Ia has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa) whereas Cold Bay, Alaska has a subpolar oceanic climate (Cfc).
  • Sioux City, Ia is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Cold Bay, Alaska is in or near the subpolar wet tundra biome.
  • The mean temperature is 5.6 °C (10.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 18.8 °C (33.8°F) more in Sioux City, Ia. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 257.5 mm (10.1 in) less which is equivalent to 257.5 l/m² (6.32 US gal/ft²) or 2,575,000 l/ha (275,285 US gal/ac) less. About 5/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 12.8° higher in Sioux City, Ia than in Cold Bay, Alaska.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Sioux City, Ia relative to Cold Bay, Alaska. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Cold Bay, Alaska vs Sioux City, Ia.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) 1 (+1) +6 (+11) +14 (+24) +16 (+29) +18 (+32) +18 (+32) +15 (+28) +13 (+23) +11 (+20) +4 (+8) -2 (-4) +9 (+16)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -2 (-4) +3 (+6) +9 (+17) +12 (+22) +14 (+25) +14 (+25) +12 (+21) +9 (+16) +7 (+12) +1 (+2) -5 (-9) +6 (+10)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-16) -5 (-9) +0 (+1) +5 (+10) +8 (+15) +10 (+19) +10 (+19) +8 (+15) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) -2 (-3) -8 (-14) +2 (+4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -58 (-2) -40 (-2) -5 (0) +9 (+0) +35 (+1) +41 (+2) +19 (+1) -7 (0) -39 (-2) -61 (-2) -79 (-3) -73 (-3) -258 (-10)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 43' +1h 00' +0h 10' -0h 40' -1h 29' -1h 59' -1h 45' -1h 00' -0h 09' +0h 42' +1h 31' +1h 59'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +12.7 +12.6 +12.7 +12.7 +12.8 +12.8 +12.8 +12.9 +12.8 +12.8 +12.8 +12.8   +12.8

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