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Akureyri vs Fresno, California Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Akureyri, Iceland and Fresno, California, Usa is approximately 6,826 km or 4,242 mi.
  • To reach Akureyri in this distance one would set out from Fresno, California bearing 27.4° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Akureyri bearing 116.6° or ESE .
  • Akureyri has a dry-summer maritime subalpine climate (Csc) whereas Fresno, California has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Akureyri is in or near the subpolar wet tundra biome whereas Fresno, California is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome.
  • The average temperature is 14.2 °C (25.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.6 °C (13.7°F) less in Akureyri. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 219.6 mm (8.6 in) more which is equivalent to 219.6 l/m² (5.39 US gal/ft²) or 2,196,000 l/ha (234,767 US gal/ac) more. About 1 4/5 as much.
  • There are 2735 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Akureyri. In whichever way circa 7h 29' less per day or about 1/4 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 28.8° lower in Akureyri than in Fresno, California.
  • Relative humidity levels are 28.9% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6.2°C (11.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Akureyri relative to Fresno, California. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Fresno, California vs Akureyri.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-20) -16 (-28) -16 (-29) -21 (-38) -19 (-34) -21 (-37) -23 (-41) -23 (-41) -21 (-38) -20 (-35) -15 (-27) -11 (-20) -18 (-32)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-18) -12 (-22) -14 (-25) -15 (-26) -15 (-27) -16 (-28) -17 (-31) -17 (-30) -17 (-31) -15 (-28) -12 (-22) -9 (-17) -14 (-25)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-13) -9 (-16) -9 (-17) -10 (-17) -9 (-16) -10 (-18) -10 (-19) -11 (-19) -10 (-18) -9 (-17) -8 (-14) -7 (-12) -9 (-16)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +5 (+0) -3 (0) -5 (0) +5 (+0) +12 (+0) +26 (+1) +33 (+1) +33 (+1) +33 (+1) +45 (+2) +19 (+1) +17 (+1) +220 (+9)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +6 (+19) +5 (+18) +6 (+19) +7 (+23) +6 (+19) +8 (+27) +10.5 (+34) +10.5 (+34) +11 (+37) +11 (+35) +11 (+37) +8 (+26)   +100 (+27)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -5h 01' -6h 03' -7h 07' -7h 28' -6h 56' -8h 34' -9h 01' -9h 27' -9h 12' -8h 23' -7h 10' -5h 23'   -7h 29'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -5h 35' -2h 55' -0h 30' +1h 56' +4h 36' +6h 56' +5h 43' +2h 56' +0h 25' -2h 01' -4h 41' -6h 56'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -28.8 -28.9 -29 -29 -28.9 -28.9 -28.8 -28.8 -28.8 -28.7 -28.6 -28.5   -28.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +3.8 +12.8 +24.4 +31.8 +36.9 +40.1 +45.6 +44.3 +40.6 +36.6 +23.9 +5.8   +28.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -8.6 (-15) -9.2 (-17) -8.3 (-15) -6.5 (-12) -4.7 (-8) -3.4 (-6) -3.1 (-6) -3.5 (-6) -5.8 (-10) -6.3 (-11) -6.9 (-12) -7.7 (-14) -6.2 (-11)

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