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Nelson vs Upernavik Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Nelson, New Zealand and Upernavik, Greenland is approximately 15,659 km or 9,731 mi.
  • To reach Nelson in this distance one would set out from Upernavik bearing 295.5° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Nelson bearing 200.8° or SSW .
  • Nelson has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Upernavik has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The average temperature is 19 °C (34.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 14.6 °C (26.3°F) less in Nelson. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 747.5 mm (29.4 in) more which is equivalent to 747.5 l/m² (18.35 US gal/ft²) or 7,475,000 l/ha (799,127 US gal/ac) more. About 4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 30.7° higher in Nelson than in Upernavik.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Nelson relative to Upernavik. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Upernavik vs Nelson.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +34 (+61) +37 (+67) +36 (+64) +26 (+46) +12 (+22) +5 (+9) +1 (+1) +2 (+3) +9 (+15) +16 (+28) +22 (+40) +29 (+53) +19 (+34)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +69 (+3) +46 (+2) +74 (+3) +81 (+3) +81 (+3) +66 (+3) +64 (+3) +65 (+3) +43 (+2) +58 (+2) +49 (+2) +51 (+2) +748 (+29)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +14h 36' +8h 47' +1h 24' -5h 32' -13h 30' -14h 55' -14h 39' -8h 54' -1h 12' +5h 46' +13h 42' +14h 55'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +71 +52.3 +31 +7.8 -8.9 -15.4 -9.4 +7.3 +30.1 +52.6 +71 +78.3   +30.7

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