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Raufarhöfn vs Mahackala Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Raufarhöfn, Iceland and Mahackala, Russia is approximately 4,548 km or 2,826 mi.
  • To reach Raufarhöfn in this distance one would set out from Mahackala bearing 326.9° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Raufarhöfn bearing 272.4° or W .
  • Raufarhöfn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Mahackala has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • The mean annual temperature is 10.3 °C (18.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 14.3 °C (25.7°F) less in Raufarhöfn. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 394.6 mm (15.5 in) more which is equivalent to 394.6 l/m² (9.68 US gal/ft²) or 3,946,000 l/ha (421,854 US gal/ac) more. About 2 1/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 23.3° lower in Raufarhöfn than in Mahackala.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -6 (-11) -11 (-19) -14 (-25) -15 (-28) -17 (-30) -16 (-29) -14 (-26) -11 (-19) -9 (-15) -5 (-10) -10 (-18)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +53 (+2) +27 (+1) +43 (+2) +28 (+1) +3 (+0) +13 (+1) +22 (+1) +34 (+1) +34 (+1) +43 (+2) +50 (+2) +46 (+2) +395 (+16)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -5h 32' -2h 45' -0h 28' +1h 49' +4h 28' +7h 21' +5h 42' +2h 46' +0h 24' -1h 53' -4h 33' -7h 21'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -23.2 -23.3 -23.3 -23.4 -23.4 -23.4 -23.4 -23.5 -23.5 -23.4 -23.2 -23   -23.3

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