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Raufarhöfn vs Chatham, Nb Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Raufarhöfn, Iceland and Chatham, Nb, Canada is approximately 3,566 km or 2,216 mi.
  • To reach Raufarhöfn in this distance one would set out from Chatham, Nb bearing 34.9° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Raufarhöfn bearing 77.6° or ENE .
  • Raufarhöfn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Chatham, Nb has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Raufarhöfn is in or near the subpolar rain tundra biome whereas Chatham, Nb is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 2.6 °C (4.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 19.3 °C (34.7°F) less in Raufarhöfn. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 354.9 mm (14 in) less which is equivalent to 354.9 l/m² (8.71 US gal/ft²) or 3,549,000 l/ha (379,412 US gal/ac) less. About 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 19.3° lower in Raufarhöfn than in Chatham, Nb.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Raufarhöfn relative to Chatham, Nb. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Chatham, Nb vs Raufarhöfn.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+10) +4 (+8) +0 (+0) -5 (-9) -10 (-18) -13 (-24) -14 (-26) -14 (-26) -10 (-17) -6 (-11) -2 (-3) +3 (+6) -5 (-9)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +8 (+15) +7 (+13) +1 (+2) -3 (-5) -7 (-12) -9 (-17) -11 (-20) -10 (-18) -7 (-13) -4 (-8) -1 (-2) +5 (+9) -3 (-5)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +11 (+20) +5 (+9) +0 (+0) -2 (-4) -5 (-9) -7 (-12) -7 (-12) -3 (-5) 0 (-1) +2 (+3) +8 (+15) +1 (+2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -9 (0) -13 (-1) -21 (-1) -40 (-2) -60 (-2) -46 (-2) -50 (-2) -38 (-1) -15 (-1) -9 (0) -25 (-1) -30 (-1) -355 (-14)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -5h 06' -2h 29' -0h 25' +1h 38' +4h 04' +6h 51' +5h 15' +2h 30' +0h 21' -1h 42' -4h 09' -6h 51'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -19.3 -19.4 -19.5 -19.5 -19.5 -19.4 -19.4 -19.4 -19.3 -19.3 -19.2 -19   -19.3

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