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Narsarsuaq vs Maripasoula Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Narsarsuaq, Greenland and Maripasoula, French Guiana is approximately 6,438 km or 4,000 mi.
  • To reach Narsarsuaq in this distance one would set out from Maripasoula bearing 4.9° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Narsarsuaq bearing 10.2° or N .
  • Narsarsuaq has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc) whereas Maripasoula has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • Narsarsuaq is in or near the subpolar rain tundra biome whereas Maripasoula is in or near the tropical moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 25.6 °C (46.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.9 °C (28.6°F) more in Narsarsuaq. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1938 mm (76.3 in) less which is equivalent to 1938 l/m² (47.56 US gal/ft²) or 19,380,000 l/ha (2,071,851 US gal/ac) less. About 1/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 45.7° lower in Narsarsuaq than in Maripasoula.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -33 (-59) -32 (-58) -31 (-57) -27 (-49) -21 (-39) -18 (-32) -17 (-30) -18 (-33) -23 (-42) -29 (-52) -32 (-58) -33 (-60) -26 (-47)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -33 (-59) -32 (-58) -32 (-57) -27 (-48) -22 (-39) -18 (-33) -16 (-29) -17 (-31) -21 (-38) -27 (-48) -30 (-55) -33 (-59) -26 (-46)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -33 (-59) -32 (-57) -31 (-55) -26 (-47) -21 (-37) -17 (-31) -15 (-26) -15 (-28) -19 (-33) -24 (-42) -28 (-51) -32 (-57) -24 (-44)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -203 (-8) -171 (-7) -223 (-9) -261 (-10) -350 (-14) -264 (-10) -156 (-6) -83 (-3) -18 (-1) -18 (-1) -52 (-2) -139 (-5) -1938 (-76)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -5h 41' -3h 19' -0h 35' +2h 16' +4h 56' +6h 32' +5h 47' +3h 20' +0h 30' -2h 20' -5h 00' -6h 33'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -57.3 -57.1 -57.1 -40.9 -24.3 -17.9 -24 -40.8 -57.1 -57 -57.2 -57.4   -45.7

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