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Wakkanai vs Cara Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Wakkanai, Japan and Cara, Russia is approximately 2,055 km or 1,277 mi.
  • To reach Wakkanai in this distance one would set out from Cara bearing 118.4° or ESE and follow the great circles arc to approach Wakkanai bearing 136.8° or SE .
  • Wakkanai has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb) whereas Cara has a boreal subarctic climate with dry winters (Dwc).
  • Wakkanai is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Cara is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 14.1 °C (25.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 24.2 °C (43.6°F) less in Wakkanai. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to hypercontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 776.3 mm (30.6 in) more which is equivalent to 776.3 l/m² (19.05 US gal/ft²) or 7,763,000 l/ha (829,916 US gal/ac) more. About 3 1/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 11.5° higher in Wakkanai than in Cara.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Wakkanai relative to Cara. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Cara vs Wakkanai.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +28 (+50) +24 (+42) +16 (+29) +9 (+17) +4 (+7) 0 (0) +1 (+2) +6 (+11) +11 (+20) +18 (+32) +24 (+44) +29 (+51) +14 (+25)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +95 (+4) +65 (+3) +50 (+2) +41 (+2) +34 (+1) -8 (0) +24 (+1) +42 (+2) +79 (+3) +114 (+4) +123 (+5) +119 (+5) +776 (+31)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 44' +1h 00' +0h 10' -0h 40' -1h 30' -2h 01' -1h 46' -1h 00' -0h 09' +0h 42' +1h 31' +2h 01'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +11.4 +11.4 +11.4 +11.5 +11.4 +11.5 +11.5 +11.5 +11.5 +11.5 +11.5 +11.4   +11.5

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