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Grindstone Island, Qc vs Yap Island/ Caroline Islands Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Grindstone Island, Qc, Canada and Yap Island/ Caroline Islands, Micronesia is approximately 13,390 km or 8,321 mi.
  • To reach Grindstone Island, Qc in this distance one would set out from Yap Island/ Caroline Islands bearing 15.5° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Grindstone Island, Qc bearing 157° or SSE .
  • Grindstone Island, Qc has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb) whereas Yap Island/ Caroline Islands has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • The mean temperature is 22.7 °C (40.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 24 °C (43.2°F) more in Grindstone Island, Qc. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 2062.3 mm (81.2 in) less which is equivalent to 2062.3 l/m² (50.61 US gal/ft²) or 20,623,000 l/ha (2,204,736 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 31.1° lower in Grindstone Island, Qc than in Yap Island/ Caroline Islands.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -33 (-60) -35 (-63) -32 (-57) -28 (-51) -22 (-40) -16 (-28) -11 (-19) -11 (-19) -15 (-27) -21 (-37) -26 (-46) -30 (-55) -23 (-42)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -33 (-60) -35 (-63) -31 (-56) -27 (-49) -22 (-39) -16 (-28) -11 (-19) -10 (-18) -14 (-26) -20 (-35) -24 (-44) -30 (-53) -23 (-41)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -33 (-59) -35 (-63) -31 (-55) -26 (-48) -22 (-39) -16 (-28) -11 (-19) -10 (-17) -14 (-24) -19 (-33) -23 (-42) -29 (-52) -22 (-40)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -87 (-3) -77 (-3) -68 (-3) -72 (-3) -166 (-7) -261 (-10) -307 (-12) -311 (-12) -267 (-11) -209 (-8) -129 (-5) -110 (-4) -2062 (-81)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 46' -1h 42' -0h 18' +1h 10' +2h 27' +3h 07' +2h 49' +1h 42' +0h 16' -1h 12' -2h 29' -3h 07'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -37.6 -37.5 -37.5 -33.1 -16.4 -10 -15.9 -32.6 -37.9 -37.8 -37.8 -37.9   -31.1

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