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Anchorage, Alaska vs Fort Wayne, Indiana Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Anchorage, Alaska, Usa and Fort Wayne, Indiana, Usa is approximately 4,796 km or 2,980 mi.
  • To reach Anchorage, Alaska in this distance one would set out from Fort Wayne, Indiana bearing 320.3° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Anchorage, Alaska bearing 267.1° or W .
  • Anchorage, Alaska has a boreal subarctic climate with dry summers (Dsc) whereas Fort Wayne, Indiana has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Anchorage, Alaska is in or near the boreal moist forest biome whereas Fort Wayne, Indiana is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 7.8 °C (14°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.2 °C (7.6°F) less in Anchorage, Alaska. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 478.6 mm (18.8 in) less which is equivalent to 478.6 l/m² (11.75 US gal/ft²) or 4,786,000 l/ha (511,655 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • There are 554 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Anchorage, Alaska. In whichever way circa 1h 30' less per day or about 7/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 20.1° lower in Anchorage, Alaska than in Fort Wayne, Indiana.
  • Relative humidity levels are 3.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6.4°C (11.5°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -5 (-8) -7 (-13) -9 (-17) -9 (-17) -11 (-19) -11 (-19) -11 (-19) -11 (-20) -13 (-23) -12 (-22) -7 (-13) -9 (-17)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-8) -4 (-7) -7 (-12) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -9 (-15) -9 (-15) -9 (-17) -10 (-18) -11 (-20) -7 (-12) -8 (-14)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-7) -4 (-6) -6 (-11) -6 (-10) -6 (-10) -7 (-12) -6 (-12) -6 (-12) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -10 (-18) -6 (-12) -6 (-11)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -27 (-1) -29 (-1) -56 (-2) -69 (-3) -69 (-3) -62 (-2) -44 (-2) -24 (-1) +1 (+0) -12 (0) -43 (-2) -45 (-2) -479 (-19)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -4 ( -13) -4 ( -14) -5 ( -16) -8 ( -27) -7 ( -23) -4 ( -13) +2 (+6) +5 (+16) +6 (+20) +2 (+6) -3 ( -10) -4 ( -13)   -24 ( -7)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -1h 01' -0h 38' +0h 44' +1h 38' -0h 40' -0h 32' -2h 13' -3h 42' -3h 36' -4h 05' -1h 54' -2h 01'   -1h 30'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 17' -1h 50' -0h 19' +1h 14' +2h 48' +3h 51' +3h 21' +1h 51' +0h 16' -1h 17' -2h 51' -3h 51'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -20 -20 -20.1 -20.1 -20.1 -20.1 -20.1 -20.2 -20.2 -20.1 -20 -20   -20.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -1 -4 -6 -4 -4 +1 +11 +11 +12 +13 +7 +3   +3.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -4.5 (-8) -4.5 (-8) -7.1 (-13) -7.3 (-13) -7.9 (-14) -7.9 (-14) -5.1 (-9) -5.2 (-9) -5.7 (-10) -6.2 (-11) -9.1 (-16) -6.1 (-11) -6.4 (-12)

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