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Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn vs Lake Charles, Louisiana Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn, Greenland and Lake Charles, Louisiana, Usa is approximately 5,097 km or 3,167 mi.
  • To reach Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn in this distance one would set out from Lake Charles, Louisiana bearing 19.4° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn bearing 54° or NE .
  • Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Lake Charles, Louisiana has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • The mean temperature is 23.9 °C (42.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.8 °C (8.6°F) more in Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1130 mm (44.5 in) less which is equivalent to 1130 l/m² (27.73 US gal/ft²) or 11,300,000 l/ha (1,208,045 US gal/ac) less. About 1/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 39° lower in Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn than in Lake Charles, Louisiana.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn relative to Lake Charles, Louisiana. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Lake Charles, Louisiana vs Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -25 (-46) -27 (-49) -31 (-55) -30 (-53) -25 (-45) -23 (-41) -21 (-37) -23 (-41) -25 (-46) -28 (-50) -26 (-46) -25 (-46) -26 (-46)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -24 (-43) -26 (-47) -29 (-52) -29 (-52) -23 (-42) -21 (-37) -19 (-35) -21 (-37) -23 (-42) -25 (-44) -23 (-42) -23 (-41) -24 (-43)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-40) -25 (-44) -27 (-49) -28 (-50) -22 (-39) -19 (-34) -18 (-33) -19 (-34) -21 (-38) -21 (-39) -21 (-38) -20 (-37) -22 (-40)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -105 (-4) -78 (-3) -71 (-3) -70 (-3) -126 (-5) -107 (-4) -100 (-4) -103 (-4) -104 (-4) -68 (-3) -87 (-3) -111 (-4) -1130 (-44)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -1 ( -3) 0 ( 0) +1 (+3) +2 (+7) 0 ( 0) -3 ( -10) -6 ( -19) -3 ( -10) +3 (+10) +5 (+16) +3 (+10) -1 ( -3)   0 ( 0)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -9h 04' -4h 13' -0h 42' +2h 45' +7h 26' +10h 05' +9h 15' +4h 15' +0h 36' -2h 52' -7h 35' -10h 05'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) -38.7 -39 -39.1 -39.1 -39 -39.1 -38.9 -39 -39 -38.9 -38.6 -39   -39

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