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Zaranj vs Nome, Alaska Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Zaranj, Afghanistan and Nome, Alaska, Usa is approximately 8,629 km or 5,362 mi.
  • To reach Zaranj in this distance one would set out from Nome, Alaska bearing 319.8° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Zaranj bearing 198.9° or SSW .
  • Zaranj has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Nome, Alaska has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • Zaranj is in or near the subtropical desert biome whereas Nome, Alaska is in or near the subpolar wet tundra biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 24.5 °C (44.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.1 °C (3.8°F) more in Zaranj. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 326.3 mm (12.8 in) less which is equivalent to 326.3 l/m² (8.01 US gal/ft²) or 3,263,000 l/ha (348,836 US gal/ac) less. About 1/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 33.4° higher in Zaranj than in Nome, Alaska.
  • Relative humidity levels are 40.7% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 12.6°C (22.7°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +24 (+43) +30 (+53) +33 (+60) +36 (+65) +32 (+57) +31 (+56) +28 (+51) +28 (+50) +28 (+50) +30 (+55) +28 (+51) +27 (+49) +30 (+53)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +20 (+37) +26 (+46) +29 (+52) +31 (+56) +27 (+49) +26 (+46) +24 (+44) +22 (+40) +21 (+39) +24 (+43) +22 (+40) +22 (+40) +25 (+44)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +18 (+33) +23 (+42) +26 (+46) +27 (+49) +22 (+39) +21 (+39) +20 (+36) +18 (+33) +16 (+29) +18 (+32) +17 (+31) +19 (+34) +21 (+37)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) 0 (0) -5 (0) -3 (0) -15 (-1) -15 (-1) -28 (-1) -55 (-2) -69 (-3) -62 (-2) -33 (-1) -25 (-1) -16 (-1) -326 (-13)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +5h 23' +2h 56' +0h 30' -1h 58' -4h 32' -6h 27' -5h 30' -2h 57' -0h 26' +2h 02' +4h 36' +6h 28'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +33.2 +33.1 +33.2 +33.3 +33.4 +33.5 +33.6 +33.7 +33.7 +33.5 +33.5 +33.3   +33.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -24 -29 -37 -42 -44 -51 -58 -57 -50 -40 -32 -24   -40.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +14.8 (+27) +18.2 (+33) +18.8 (+34) +19.3 (+35) +13.2 (+24) +8.5 (+15) +5.2 (+9) +4.1 (+7) +6.4 (+12) +12.8 (+23) +13.9 (+25) +16.3 (+29) +12.6 (+23)

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