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Nome, Alaska vs Sault Ste. Marie, Mi Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Nome, Alaska, Usa and Sault Ste. Marie, Mi, Usa is approximately 5,059 km or 3,144 mi.
  • To reach Nome, Alaska in this distance one would set out from Sault Ste. Marie, Mi bearing 323.4° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Nome, Alaska bearing 252.4° or WSW .
  • Nome, Alaska has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc) whereas Sault Ste. Marie, Mi has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Nome, Alaska is in or near the subpolar wet tundra biome whereas Sault Ste. Marie, Mi is in or near the boreal wet forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 7.5 °C (13.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.9 °C (3.4°F) less in Nome, Alaska. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 491.6 mm (19.4 in) less which is equivalent to 491.6 l/m² (12.07 US gal/ft²) or 4,916,000 l/ha (525,553 US gal/ac) less. About 3/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 17.9° lower in Nome, Alaska than in Sault Ste. Marie, Mi.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Nome, Alaska relative to Sault Ste. Marie, Mi. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Sault Ste. Marie, Mi vs Nome, Alaska.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-6) -6 (-11) -9 (-15) -13 (-23) -11 (-21) -10 (-18) -10 (-19) -10 (-18) -10 (-17) -12 (-21) -10 (-17) -6 (-11) -9 (-16)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-6) -6 (-10) -9 (-15) -11 (-21) -8 (-15) -7 (-12) -7 (-12) -7 (-12) -7 (-13) -10 (-17) -10 (-17) -7 (-12) -8 (-14)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -5 (-9) -9 (-15) -10 (-19) -5 (-9) -4 (-7) -3 (-6) -4 (-7) -4 (-8) -8 (-14) -9 (-17) -7 (-12) -6 (-11)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -41 (-2) -29 (-1) -45 (-2) -42 (-2) -53 (-2) -51 (-2) -14 (-1) -23 (-1) -32 (-1) -48 (-2) -61 (-2) -52 (-2) -492 (-19)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 59' -2h 05' -0h 21' +1h 23' +3h 18' +4h 53' +4h 05' +2h 06' +0h 18' -1h 26' -3h 22' -4h 53'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -17.8 -17.8 -17.9 -17.9 -18 -18 -18.1 -18.1 -18 -18 -18 -17.8   -17.9

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