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Karasjok vs Grand Rapids, Michigan Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Karasjok, Norway and Grand Rapids, Michigan, Usa is approximately 6,335 km or 3,936 mi.
  • To reach Karasjok in this distance one would set out from Grand Rapids, Michigan bearing 23° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Karasjok bearing 125.3° or SE .
  • Karasjok has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc) whereas Grand Rapids, Michigan has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Karasjok is in or near the subpolar wet tundra biome whereas Grand Rapids, Michigan is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 10.8 °C (19.4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.3 °C (2.3°F) more in Karasjok. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 575.5 mm (22.7 in) less which is equivalent to 575.5 l/m² (14.12 US gal/ft²) or 5,755,000 l/ha (615,248 US gal/ac) less. About 3/8 as much.
  • There are 1234.5 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Karasjok. In whichever way circa 3h 22' less per day or about 1/2 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 26.5° lower in Karasjok than in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
  • Relative humidity levels are 16.1% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 7°C (12.6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Karasjok relative to Grand Rapids, Michigan. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Grand Rapids, Michigan vs Karasjok.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (-15) -10 (-18) -10 (-18) -12 (-21) -14 (-25) -12 (-21) -10 (-18) -11 (-20) -13 (-24) -13 (-24) -13 (-23) -10 (-18) -11 (-20)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-19) -11 (-21) -12 (-21) -11 (-20) -11 (-20) -10 (-18) -9 (-16) -10 (-18) -11 (-19) -11 (-20) -12 (-21) -11 (-19) -11 (-19)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -12 (-22) -13 (-23) -13 (-24) -11 (-20) -9 (-15) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -11 (-20) -12 (-21) -10 (-18)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -30 (-1) -22 (-1) -54 (-2) -71 (-3) -59 (-2) -49 (-2) -25 (-1) -36 (-1) -67 (-3) -48 (-2) -63 (-2) -53 (-2) -576 (-23)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -4 ( -13) -1 ( -4) -2 ( -6) -3 ( -10) -3 ( -10) +3 (+10) +5 (+16) +7 (+23) +5 (+17) +3 (+10) -1 ( -3) -2 ( -6)   +7 (+2)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 31' -2h 43' -2h 00' -0h 30' -3h 56' -4h 34' -4h 44' -5h 25' -5h 06' -4h 13' -2h 30' -2h 13'   -3h 22'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -8h 09' -3h 40' -0h 36' +2h 22' +6h 42' +8h 53' +8h 19' +3h 42' +0h 30' -2h 28' -6h 51' -8h 53'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -26.3 -26.6 -26.6 -26.6 -26.6 -26.6 -26.5 -26.5 -26.4 -26.4 -26.1 -26.5   -26.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +9 +13 +15 +19 +13 +8 +16 +20 +23 +29 +18 +11   +16.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -8.8 (-16) -9.3 (-17) -8.8 (-16) -6.4 (-12) -7.2 (-13) -7.3 (-13) -4.3 (-8) -4.4 (-8) -5.1 (-9) -4.8 (-9) -8.5 (-15) -9 (-16) -7 (-13)

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