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Vaasa vs Barrow, Alaska Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Vaasa, Finland and Barrow, Alaska, Usa is approximately 5,076 km or 3,154 mi.
  • To reach Vaasa in this distance one would set out from Barrow, Alaska bearing 0.9° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Vaasa bearing 179.3° or S .
  • Vaasa has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc) whereas Barrow, Alaska has a tundra climate (ET).
  • Vaasa is in or near the boreal moist forest biome whereas Barrow, Alaska is in or near the polar desert biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 15.8 °C (28.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8.5 °C (15.3°F) less in Vaasa. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 391 mm (15.4 in) more which is equivalent to 391 l/m² (9.6 US gal/ft²) or 3,910,000 l/ha (418,005 US gal/ac) more. About 4 5/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 8.2° higher in Vaasa than in Barrow, Alaska.
  • Relative humidity levels are 1.1% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 15.4°C (27.7°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +19 (+34) +21 (+38) +21 (+38) +20 (+36) +18 (+32) +15 (+27) +14 (+25) +13 (+23) +12 (+22) +13 (+23) +17 (+31) +20 (+36) +17 (+30)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +19 (+34) +20 (+36) +22 (+39) +19 (+35) +16 (+28) +13 (+24) +12 (+21) +10 (+19) +10 (+18) +13 (+24) +17 (+31) +19 (+33) +16 (+28)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +19 (+34) +20 (+36) +19 (+34) +18 (+32) +12 (+22) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +8 (+14) +12 (+22) +18 (+32) +20 (+36) +15 (+26)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +25 (+1) +18 (+1) +21 (+1) +23 (+1) +30 (+1) +29 (+1) +38 (+1) +45 (+2) +45 (+2) +39 (+2) +43 (+2) +35 (+1) +391 (+15)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +11 (+35) +9 (+32) +7 (+23) +7 (+23) +5 (+16) +6 (+20) +4 (+13) +4 (+13) +5 (+17) +4 (+13) +10 (+33) +11 (+35)   +83 (+23)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +5h 15' +2h 24' +0h 20' -1h 26' -4h 47' -4h 25' -5h 15' -2h 27' -0h 17' +1h 30' +4h 52' +4h 24'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +8 +8.1 +8.1 +8.1 +8.2 +8.2 +8.3 +8.4 +8.4 +8.4 +8.2 +8.4   +8.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +19 +15 +11 +1 -17 -21 -13 -8 -4 +1 +11 +19   +1.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +20.8 (+37) +21.8 (+39) +22.7 (+41) +18.7 (+34) +12.4 (+22) +9 (+16) +9.1 (+16) +8.9 (+16) +9.3 (+17) +12.9 (+23) +18.3 (+33) +20.6 (+37) +15.4 (+28)

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