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Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn vs Queenstown Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn, Greenland and Queenstown, New Zealand is approximately 16,530 km or 10,272 mi.
  • To reach Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn in this distance one would set out from Queenstown bearing 25.9° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn bearing 119.6° or ESE .
  • Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Queenstown has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • The mean annual temperature is 14.5 °C (26°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10.2 °C (18.4°F) more in Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 587.1 mm (23.1 in) less which is equivalent to 587.1 l/m² (14.41 US gal/ft²) or 5,871,000 l/ha (627,649 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 23.4° lower in Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn than in Queenstown.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -30 (-54) -30 (-55) -27 (-49) -20 (-35) -7 (-12) +2 (+3) +5 (+8) +1 (+2) -6 (-11) -15 (-26) -20 (-37) -26 (-47) -14 (-26)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -65 (-3) -39 (-2) -71 (-3) -52 (-2) -63 (-2) -55 (-2) -26 (-1) -27 (-1) -36 (-1) -58 (-2) -44 (-2) -52 (-2) -587 (-23)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -13h 46' -7h 08' -1h 14' +4h 46' +11h 36' +15h 21' +14h 02' +7h 10' +1h 03' -4h 57' -11h 48' -15h 21'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (┬°) -63.5 -45.1 -23.6 -0.4 +16.2 +22.6 +16.7 +0 -22.8 -45.4 -63.5 -70.9   -23.4

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