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Anchorage, Alaska vs Low Head Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Anchorage, Alaska, Usa and Low Head, Australia is approximately 12,709 km or 7,897 mi.
  • To reach Anchorage, Alaska in this distance one would set out from Low Head bearing 28.2° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Anchorage, Alaska bearing 47.6° or NE .
  • Anchorage, Alaska has a boreal subarctic climate with dry summers (Dsc) whereas Low Head has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Anchorage, Alaska is in or near the boreal moist forest biome whereas Low Head is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 11.1 °C (20°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.5 °C (27.9°F) more in Anchorage, Alaska. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 267.1 mm (10.5 in) less which is equivalent to 267.1 l/m² (6.56 US gal/ft²) or 2,671,000 l/ha (285,548 US gal/ac) less. About 3/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 19.4° lower in Anchorage, Alaska than in Low Head.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -27 (-49) -26 (-46) -20 (-36) -12 (-22) -3 (-5) +4 (+6) +6 (+11) +4 (+8) -1 (-2) -11 (-20) -20 (-37) -25 (-44) -11 (-20)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -27 (-48) -25 (-45) -20 (-36) -12 (-22) -4 (-7) +3 (+5) +6 (+10) +4 (+7) -2 (-3) -11 (-20) -20 (-36) -24 (-44) -11 (-20)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -26 (-47) -25 (-45) -20 (-37) -13 (-23) -5 (-9) +2 (+3) +5 (+9) +3 (+6) -2 (-4) -11 (-19) -20 (-36) -24 (-43) -11 (-20)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -10 (0) -11 (0) -31 (-1) -44 (-2) -48 (-2) -34 (-1) -43 (-2) -14 (-1) +9 (+0) 0 (0) -20 (-1) -21 (-1) -267 (-11)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -8h 27' -5h 03' -0h 54' +3h 27' +7h 23' +9h 38' +8h 36' +5h 03' +0h 46' -3h 34' -7h 29' -9h 39'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -59.6 -40.9 -19.5 +3.7 +20.4 +26.8 +20.7 +4 -18.9 -41.5 -59.7 -66.8   -19.4

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