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Fort Chipewyan, Ab vs Amsterdam Island Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Fort Chipewyan, Ab, Canada and Amsterdam Island, French Southern Lands is approximately 17,601 km or 10,937 mi.
  • To reach Fort Chipewyan, Ab in this distance one would set out from Amsterdam Island bearing 12.2° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Fort Chipewyan, Ab bearing 161.2° or SSE .
  • Fort Chipewyan, Ab has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc) whereas Amsterdam Island has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • The annual average temperature is 15.9 °C (28.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 34.7 °C (62.5°F) more in Fort Chipewyan, Ab. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 737.5 mm (29 in) less which is equivalent to 737.5 l/m² (18.1 US gal/ft²) or 7,375,000 l/ha (788,436 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 20.2° lower in Fort Chipewyan, Ab than in Amsterdam Island.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Fort Chipewyan, Ab relative to Amsterdam Island. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Amsterdam Island vs Fort Chipewyan, Ab.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -38 (-69) -33 (-60) -24 (-44) -12 (-21) -1 (-2) +6 (+11) +9 (+16) +7 (+13) -1 (-1) -10 (-17) -23 (-41) -33 (-60) -13 (-23)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -41 (-73) -37 (-66) -28 (-51) -15 (-27) -5 (-9) +2 (+4) +5 (+9) +4 (+6) -3 (-6) -11 (-20) -25 (-45) -36 (-64) -16 (-29)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -44 (-79) -40 (-73) -33 (-59) -19 (-34) -9 (-16) -2 (-3) +1 (+2) 0 (-1) -6 (-11) -13 (-24) -27 (-49) -39 (-69) -19 (-35)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -76 (-3) -64 (-3) -64 (-3) -82 (-3) -80 (-3) -66 (-3) -41 (-2) -48 (-2) -44 (-2) -52 (-2) -62 (-2) -58 (-2) -738 (-29)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -7h 30' -4h 31' -0h 49' +3h 06' +6h 35' +8h 30' +7h 38' +4h 32' +0h 42' -3h 12' -6h 40' -8h 31'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -60.4 -41.8 -20.2 +2.9 +19.5 +25.9 +19.9 +3.1 -19.8 -42.4 -60.6 -67.7   -20.2

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