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Attu Island, Alaska vs Urumqi, Sinkiang Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Attu Island, Alaska, Usa and Urumqi, Sinkiang, China is approximately 6,026 km or 3,744 mi.
  • To reach Attu Island, Alaska in this distance one would set out from Urumqi, Sinkiang bearing 48° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Attu Island, Alaska bearing 117.4° or ESE .
  • Attu Island, Alaska has a subpolar oceanic climate (Cfc) whereas Urumqi, Sinkiang has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • The average temperature is 1.5 °C (2.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 28 °C (50.4°F) less in Attu Island, Alaska. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1243 mm (48.9 in) more which is equivalent to 1243 l/m² (30.51 US gal/ft²) or 12,430,000 l/ha (1,328,849 US gal/ac) more. About 5 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 9° lower in Attu Island, Alaska than in Urumqi, Sinkiang.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +9 (+16) +3 (+5) -13 (-23) -17 (-31) -18 (-32) -17 (-31) -14 (-25) -10 (-18) -3 (-5) +5 (+9) +10 (+18) -4 (-8)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+27) +14 (+24) +4 (+7) -8 (-14) -15 (-26) -16 (-29) -15 (-27) -11 (-20) -8 (-14) -1 (-1) +8 (+14) +14 (+24) -2 (-3)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +19 (+34) +17 (+31) +9 (+16) -2 (-4) -6 (-11) -8 (-14) -7 (-13) -4 (-7) -1 (-2) +5 (+9) +11 (+20) +12 (+22) +4 (+7)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +84 (+3) +64 (+3) +74 (+3) +81 (+3) +86 (+3) +54 (+2) +103 (+4) +139 (+5) +146 (+6) +170 (+7) +125 (+5) +117 (+5) +1243 (+49)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +16 (+52) +8 (+28) +18 (+58) +15 (+50) +13 (+42) +9 (+30) +11 (+35) +13 (+42) +17 (+57) +18 (+58) +17 (+57) +18 (+58)   +173 (+47)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 10' -0h 41' -0h 07' +0h 28' +1h 01' +1h 20' +1h 11' +0h 41' +0h 06' -0h 29' -1h 02' -1h 20'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -9.1 -9.1 -9.1 -9.2 -9.1 -9.1 -9 -8.9 -8.9 -8.9 -9 -9   -9

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