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Murmansk vs Houghton Lake, Mi Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Murmansk, Russia and Houghton Lake, Mi, Usa is approximately 6,425 km or 3,992 mi.
  • To reach Murmansk in this distance one would set out from Houghton Lake, Mi bearing 22.1° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Murmansk bearing 131.6° or SE .
  • Murmansk has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc) whereas Houghton Lake, Mi has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Murmansk is in or near the subpolar wet tundra biome whereas Houghton Lake, Mi is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 6.3 °C (11.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.2 °C (7.6°F) less in Murmansk. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 226.4 mm (8.9 in) less which is equivalent to 226.4 l/m² (5.56 US gal/ft²) or 2,264,000 l/ha (242,037 US gal/ac) less. About 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 24.4° lower in Murmansk than in Houghton Lake, Mi.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-6) -5 (-9) -7 (-13) -10 (-17) -11 (-20) -11 (-19) -9 (-17) -10 (-17) -10 (-18) -10 (-18) -8 (-14) -5 (-8) -8 (-15)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -3 (-6) -4 (-8) -7 (-13) -9 (-16) -8 (-14) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -7 (-13) -7 (-13) -7 (-12) -4 (-7) -6 (-11)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +0 (+0) -1 (-1) -3 (-6) -5 (-9) -6 (-10) -5 (-10) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -4 (-8) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -2 (-3) -4 (-7)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -8 (0) -7 (0) -32 (-1) -36 (-1) -35 (-1) -22 (-1) -4 (0) -7 (0) -33 (-1) -12 (0) -17 (-1) -13 (-1) -226 (-9)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -7h 40' -3h 24' -0h 33' +2h 12' +6h 09' +8h 43' +7h 52' +3h 25' +0h 28' -2h 17' -6h 18' -8h 43'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (┬°) -24.3 -24.6 -24.6 -24.6 -24.6 -24.6 -24.5 -24.5 -24.5 -24.3 -24.2 -24.5   -24.4

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