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Grindstone Island, Qc vs Ajaccio, Corsica Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Grindstone Island, Qc, Canada and Ajaccio, Corsica, France is approximately 5,428 km or 3,373 mi.
  • To reach Grindstone Island, Qc in this distance one would set out from Ajaccio, Corsica bearing 301.9° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Grindstone Island, Qc bearing 248.9° or WSW .
  • Grindstone Island, Qc has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb) whereas Ajaccio, Corsica has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • The average temperature is 10.3 °C (18.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10.8 °C (19.4°F) more in Grindstone Island, Qc. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 341.5 mm (13.4 in) more which is equivalent to 341.5 l/m² (8.38 US gal/ft²) or 3,415,000 l/ha (365,086 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 5.5° lower in Grindstone Island, Qc than in Ajaccio, Corsica.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Grindstone Island, Qc relative to Ajaccio, Corsica. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Ajaccio, Corsica vs Grindstone Island, Qc.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -16 (-30) -19 (-34) -17 (-31) -15 (-28) -12 (-22) -10 (-18) -7 (-13) -8 (-15) -11 (-19) -12 (-21) -13 (-23) -15 (-27) -13 (-23)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -14 (-26) -17 (-30) -15 (-26) -12 (-22) -10 (-18) -8 (-14) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -7 (-13) -9 (-16) -10 (-17) -12 (-22) -10 (-18)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -12 (-22) -15 (-27) -12 (-22) -9 (-17) -8 (-14) -6 (-10) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) -4 (-7) -6 (-11) -7 (-12) -9 (-16) -8 (-14)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +26 (+1) +6 (+0) +26 (+1) +23 (+1) +24 (+1) +43 (+2) +51 (+2) +55 (+2) +32 (+1) +8 (+0) +6 (+0) +43 (+2) +342 (+13)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 35' -0h 21' -0h 03' +0h 14' +0h 31' +0h 40' +0h 36' +0h 21' +0h 03' -0h 15' -0h 31' -0h 40'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -5.4 -5.4 -5.4 -5.4 -5.4 -5.4 -5.5 -5.5 -5.5 -5.5 -5.5 -5.5   -5.5

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