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Niigata vs Nome, Alaska Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Niigata, Japan and Nome, Alaska, Usa is approximately 4,634 km or 2,880 mi.
  • To reach Niigata in this distance one would set out from Nome, Alaska bearing 258° or WSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Niigata bearing 212.2° or SSW .
  • Niigata has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Nome, Alaska has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • Niigata is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Nome, Alaska is in or near the subpolar wet tundra biome.
  • The mean temperature is 16.4 °C (29.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.3 °C (4.1°F) less in Niigata. The continentality subtype is subcontinental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1400.6 mm (55.1 in) more which is equivalent to 1400.6 l/m² (34.37 US gal/ft²) or 14,006,000 l/ha (1,497,334 US gal/ac) more. About 4 5/7 as much.
  • There are 25 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Niigata. In whichever way circa 0h 04' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 26.5° higher in Niigata than in Nome, Alaska.
  • Relative humidity levels are 8% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 14.4°C (25.9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +14 (+26) +16 (+29) +17 (+30) +19 (+34) +15 (+27) +12 (+22) +14 (+25) +17 (+30) +16 (+29) +19 (+33) +19 (+34) +18 (+32) +16 (+29)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +16 (+29) +18 (+32) +18 (+32) +19 (+34) +14 (+25) +13 (+23) +14 (+24) +16 (+29) +16 (+28) +18 (+32) +19 (+34) +19 (+33) +16 (+30)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +18 (+32) +20 (+35) +19 (+35) +19 (+34) +14 (+25) +13 (+24) +14 (+25) +16 (+29) +16 (+29) +17 (+31) +19 (+34) +20 (+36) +17 (+31)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +171 (+7) +114 (+4) +89 (+4) +75 (+3) +82 (+3) +89 (+3) +127 (+5) +65 (+3) +96 (+4) +124 (+5) +171 (+7) +198 (+8) +1401 (+55)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +11 (+35) +8 (+28) +6 (+19) +2 (+7) +1 (+3) +3 (+10) 0 ( 0) -6 ( -19) -1 ( -3) +2 (+6) +7 (+23) +13 (+42)   +46 (+13)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 03' -0h 57' -1h 42' -0h 50' -2h 05' -3h 10' +0h 05' +3h 29' +0h 54' +1h 25' +1h 26' +0h 32'   -0h 04'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +4h 51' +2h 36' +0h 27' -1h 44' -4h 03' -5h 51' -4h 57' -2h 37' -0h 23' +1h 48' +4h 07' +5h 51'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +26.2 +26.2 +26.2 +26.3 +26.4 +26.6 +26.7 +26.9 +26.8 +26.7 +26.6 +26.4   +26.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -4 -6 -12 -14 -9 -4 -8 -11 -8 -8 -8 -3   -7.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +14.9 (+27) +16.2 (+29) +15.1 (+27) +15.5 (+28) +11.7 (+21) +11.3 (+20) +11.6 (+21) +13.5 (+24) +13.9 (+25) +15.4 (+28) +16.6 (+30) +17.2 (+31) +14.4 (+26)

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