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Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel vs Attu Island, Alaska Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel, Azores and Attu Island, Alaska, Usa is approximately 9,779 km or 6,077 mi.
  • To reach Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel in this distance one would set out from Attu Island, Alaska bearing 14.8° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel bearing 168.7° or SSE .
  • Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Attu Island, Alaska has a subpolar oceanic climate (Cfc).
  • The average annual temperature is 13.4 °C (24.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.9 °C (7°F) less in Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 493 mm (19.4 in) less which is equivalent to 493 l/m² (12.1 US gal/ft²) or 4,930,000 l/ha (527,050 US gal/ac) less. About 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 15° higher in Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel than in Attu Island, Alaska.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +16 (+29) +16 (+28) +15 (+28) +15 (+27) +15 (+26) +14 (+25) +13 (+24) +13 (+23) +14 (+25) +15 (+27) +16 (+28) +16 (+29) +15 (+27)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+28) +14 (+26) +14 (+26) +14 (+24) +13 (+23) +13 (+23) +12 (+21) +11 (+20) +12 (+22) +14 (+24) +15 (+27) +15 (+26) +13 (+24)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+26) +13 (+23) +14 (+24) +12 (+22) +11 (+20) +11 (+21) +10 (+18) +9 (+17) +11 (+19) +12 (+21) +14 (+25) +14 (+24) +12 (+22)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +40 (+2) +28 (+1) +11 (+0) -42 (-2) -58 (-2) -50 (-2) -89 (-4) -136 (-5) -75 (-3) -104 (-4) -17 (-1) -1 (0) -493 (-19)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -6 ( -19) -1 ( -4) -6 ( -19) -9 ( -30) -4 ( -13) -3 ( -10) -8 ( -26) -8 ( -26) -7 ( -23) -9 ( -29) -10 ( -33) -9 ( -29)   -80 ( -22)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 44' +1h 01' +0h 11' -0h 42' -1h 31' -1h 59' -1h 46' -1h 02' -0h 09' +0h 43' +1h 32' +1h 59'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +15.2 +15.2 +15.3 +15.3 +15.2 +15.1 +14.9 +14.9 +14.8 +14.8 +14.9 +15   +15

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