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Murmansk vs Haines Junction, Yukon Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Murmansk, Russia and Haines Junction, Yukon, Canada is approximately 5,571 km or 3,462 mi.
  • To reach Murmansk in this distance one would set out from Haines Junction, Yukon bearing 4.4° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Murmansk bearing 174° or S .
  • Murmansk has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc) whereas Haines Junction, Yukon has a boreal subarctic climate with dry summers (Dsc).
  • Murmansk is in or near the subpolar wet tundra biome whereas Haines Junction, Yukon is in or near the subpolar rain tundra biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 2.9 °C (5.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10.2 °C (18.4°F) less in Murmansk. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 185.4 mm (7.3 in) more which is equivalent to 185.4 l/m² (4.55 US gal/ft²) or 1,854,000 l/ha (198,205 US gal/ac) more. About 1 3/5 as much.
  • There are 479 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Murmansk. In whichever way circa 1h 18' less per day or about 3/4 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 8.1° lower in Murmansk than in Haines Junction, Yukon.
  • Relative humidity levels are 17.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6.4°C (11.5°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Murmansk relative to Haines Junction, Yukon. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Haines Junction, Yukon vs Murmansk.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +1 (+2) +-3 (-5) -4 (-7) -5 (-8) -5 (-9) -3 (-5) -4 (-6) +-3 (-6) +-2 (-3) +5 (+9) +10 (+17) +0 (-1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+18) +4 (+8) +3 (+5) -1 (-2) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) 0 (0) 0 (0) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) +8 (+14) +12 (+22) +3 (+5)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +14 (+25) +8 (+15) +6 (+11) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +11 (+20) +16 (+28) +7 (+12)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -2 (0) +4 (+0) +10 (+0) +11 (+0) +15 (+1) +26 (+1) +26 (+1) +50 (+2) +19 (+1) +8 (+0) +11 (+0) +8 (+0) +185 (+7)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 34' -1h 18' -1h 00' -0h 32' -3h 00' -0h 28' -1h 21' -2h 38' -2h 40' -1h 21' -0h 46' -0h 01'   -1h 18'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 50' -1h 48' -0h 16' +1h 08' +3h 44' +5h 23' +4h 58' +1h 50' +0h 14' -1h 11' -3h 50' -5h 23'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -8 -8.3 -8.3 -8.3 -8.2 -8.2 -8.1 -8.1 -8 -7.9 -7.8 -8.2   -8.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +2 +9 +16 +22 +28 +23 +28 +29 +29 +16 +3 +2   +17.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +10.2 (+18) +5.6 (+10) +5.1 (+9) +3 (+5) +4.6 (+8) +4.6 (+8) +6.9 (+12) +6.7 (+12) +6.3 (+11) +3.7 (+7) +7.8 (+14) +12 (+22) +6.4 (+12)

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