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Wakkanai vs Santa Maria, Ca Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Wakkanai, Japan and Santa Maria, Ca, Usa is approximately 7,874 km or 4,893 mi.
  • To reach Wakkanai in this distance one would set out from Santa Maria, Ca bearing 312.6° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Wakkanai bearing 239.3° or WSW .
  • Wakkanai has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb) whereas Santa Maria, Ca has a Mediterranean warm climate (Csb).
  • Wakkanai is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Santa Maria, Ca is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 7.6 °C (13.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 17.7 °C (31.9°F) more in Wakkanai. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 809.8 mm (31.9 in) more which is equivalent to 809.8 l/m² (19.87 US gal/ft²) or 8,098,000 l/ha (865,730 US gal/ac) more. About 3 4/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 10.5° lower in Wakkanai than in Santa Maria, Ca.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-38) -22 (-39) -17 (-31) -12 (-22) -8 (-14) -6 (-11) -3 (-5) +-1 (-3) -4 (-8) -10 (-18) -15 (-26) -18 (-32) -11 (-21)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -16 (-29) -17 (-31) -13 (-24) -8 (-15) -5 (-9) -4 (-6) -1 (-1) +1 (+3) -1 (-2) -6 (-10) -10 (-18) -13 (-23) -8 (-14)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-20) -13 (-23) -9 (-17) -4 (-7) -2 (-4) -1 (-1) +3 (+5) +5 (+8) +2 (+4) -1 (-3) -5 (-9) -8 (-14) -4 (-7)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +43 (+2) +2 (+0) -3 (0) +30 (+1) +66 (+3) +64 (+3) +93 (+4) +111 (+4) +118 (+5) +118 (+5) +91 (+4) +78 (+3) +810 (+32)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 58' -0h 35' -0h 06' +0h 24' +0h 51' +1h 06' +0h 59' +0h 35' +0h 05' -0h 25' -0h 52' -1h 06'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -10.7 -10.7 -10.8 -10.7 -10.7 -10.5 -10.3 -10.2 -10.2 -10.2 -10.3 -10.5   -10.5

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