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Hofn, Holar I Hornafirdi vs Ammassalik Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Hofn, Holar I Hornafirdi, Iceland and Ammassalik, Greenland is approximately 1,061 km or 659 mi.
  • To reach Hofn, Holar I Hornafirdi in this distance one would set out from Ammassalik bearing 87.6° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Hofn, Holar I Hornafirdi bearing 107.9° or ESE .
  • Hofn, Holar I Hornafirdi has a subpolar oceanic climate (Cfc) whereas Ammassalik has a tundra climate (ET).
  • Hofn, Holar I Hornafirdi is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Ammassalik is in or near the polar desert biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 6.4 °C (11.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.1 °C (7.4°F) less in Hofn, Holar I Hornafirdi. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 637 mm (25.1 in) more which is equivalent to 637 l/m² (15.63 US gal/ft²) or 6,370,000 l/ha (680,995 US gal/ac) more. About 1 2/3 as much.
  • There are 278 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Hofn, Holar I Hornafirdi. In whichever way circa 0h 44' less per day or about 4/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.3° higher in Hofn, Holar I Hornafirdi than in Ammassalik.
  • Relative humidity levels are 6.3% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5°C (9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Hofn, Holar I Hornafirdi relative to Ammassalik. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Ammassalik vs Hofn, Holar I Hornafirdi.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+11) +7 (+12) +8 (+14) +6 (+10) +4 (+8) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +4 (+8) +5 (+9) +6 (+10) +7 (+12) +5 (+9)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +8 (+14) +8 (+15) +10 (+17) +8 (+14) +5 (+10) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +6 (+10) +7 (+12) +8 (+14) +6 (+11)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +10 (+17) +11 (+20) +9 (+15) +5 (+10) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +4 (+8) +5 (+8) +6 (+11) +8 (+14) +9 (+16) +7 (+13)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +74 (+3) +23 (+1) +24 (+1) +41 (+2) +34 (+1) +37 (+1) +41 (+2) +43 (+2) +77 (+3) +97 (+4) +70 (+3) +76 (+3) +637 (+25)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +7 (+23) +3 (+11) +5 (+16) +5 (+17) +4 (+13) +5 (+17) +8 (+26) +8 (+26) +4 (+13) +6 (+19) +5 (+17) +7 (+23)   +67 (+18)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +1h 01' +1h 20' +0h 05' -1h 10' -2h 19' -2h 52' -4h 27' -2h 19' -0h 46' +0h 42' +1h 10' +0h 34'   -0h 44'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 41' +0h 16' +0h 02' -0h 10' -0h 30' -1h 02' -0h 43' -0h 16' -0h 02' +0h 11' +0h 31' +1h 02'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +1.3 +1.2 +1.3 +1.3 +1.3 +1.3 +1.3 +1.3 +1.3 +1.3 +1.3 +1.2   +1.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -4 -6 -8 -8 -12 -10 -6 -7 -3 -4 -5 -3   -6.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +6.7 (+12) +7 (+13) +8.1 (+15) +5.7 (+10) +2.8 (+5) +2.9 (+5) +2.9 (+5) +2.6 (+5) +4.2 (+8) +4.5 (+8) +5.5 (+10) +7 (+13) +5 (+9)

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