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Galena, Alaska vs Malin Head Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Galena, Alaska, Usa and Malin Head, Ireland is approximately 6,413 km or 3,985 mi.
  • To reach Galena, Alaska in this distance one would set out from Malin Head bearing 345.2° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Galena, Alaska bearing 199.9° or SSW .
  • Galena, Alaska has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc) whereas Malin Head has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Galena, Alaska is in or near the boreal moist forest biome whereas Malin Head is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 13.8 °C (24.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 30.4 °C (54.7°F) more in Galena, Alaska. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 729 mm (28.7 in) less which is equivalent to 729 l/m² (17.89 US gal/ft²) or 7,290,000 l/ha (779,349 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 9.3° lower in Galena, Alaska than in Malin Head.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Galena, Alaska relative to Malin Head. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Malin Head vs Galena, Alaska.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -27 (-48) -25 (-44) -18 (-32) -9 (-17) -1 (-1) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) -1 (-1) -5 (-10) -14 (-25) -21 (-37) -23 (-42) -11 (-20)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -29 (-52) -28 (-50) -21 (-38) -13 (-23) -3 (-6) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) -2 (-3) -7 (-12) -15 (-28) -23 (-41) -28 (-51) -14 (-25)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -31 (-56) -31 (-56) -25 (-44) -16 (-29) -6 (-11) -1 (-1) 0 (-1) -3 (-6) -8 (-15) -16 (-29) -24 (-44) -32 (-58) -16 (-29)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -96 (-4) -59 (-2) -69 (-3) -50 (-2) -37 (-1) -34 (-1) -15 (-1) -26 (-1) -60 (-2) -104 (-4) -95 (-4) -84 (-3) -729 (-29)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 46' -1h 22' -0h 13' +0h 54' +2h 15' +3h 30' +2h 51' +1h 23' +0h 11' -0h 56' -2h 17' -3h 31'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -9.2 -9.1 -9.2 -9.2 -9.3 -9.4 -9.4 -9.5 -9.5 -9.4 -9.4 -9.2   -9.3

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