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Galena, Alaska vs Richmond/ Byrd, Va Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Galena, Alaska, Usa and Richmond/ Byrd, Va, Usa is approximately 5,813 km or 3,612 mi.
  • To reach Galena, Alaska in this distance one would set out from Richmond/ Byrd, Va bearing 327.9° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Galena, Alaska bearing 260.5° or W .
  • Galena, Alaska has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc) whereas Richmond/ Byrd, Va has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Galena, Alaska is in or near the boreal moist forest biome whereas Richmond/ Byrd, Va is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 18.7 °C (33.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.5 °C (27.9°F) more in Galena, Alaska. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 764.3 mm (30.1 in) less which is equivalent to 764.3 l/m² (18.76 US gal/ft²) or 7,643,000 l/ha (817,087 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 27.1° lower in Galena, Alaska than in Richmond/ Byrd, Va.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Galena, Alaska relative to Richmond/ Byrd, Va. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Richmond/ Byrd, Va 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) -27 (-48) -24 (-44) -20 (-36) -13 (-24) -11 (-19) -11 (-20) -15 (-26) -17 (-31) -23 (-41) -27 (-49) -25 (-45) -20 (-36)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -26 (-46) -26 (-47) -24 (-43) -19 (-34) -12 (-22) -9 (-17) -10 (-18) -13 (-23) -15 (-27) -19 (-35) -25 (-45) -26 (-47) -19 (-34)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -25 (-44) -26 (-46) -23 (-42) -18 (-32) -11 (-20) -8 (-15) -9 (-16) -11 (-20) -13 (-23) -16 (-29) -22 (-40) -27 (-48) -17 (-31)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -64 (-3) -62 (-2) -75 (-3) -68 (-3) -76 (-3) -61 (-2) -71 (-3) -46 (-2) -43 (-2) -75 (-3) -61 (-2) -64 (-3) -764 (-30)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 59' -2h 40' -0h 27' +1h 47' +4h 10' +6h 02' +5h 06' +2h 41' +0h 23' -1h 51' -4h 14' -6h 03'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -27.1 -27 -27.1 -27.1 -27.2 -27.2 -27.2 -27.3 -27.2 -27.1 -27.1 -27   -27.1

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