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Hetan vs Upernavik Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Hetan, China and Upernavik, Greenland is approximately 7,339 km or 4,561 mi.
  • To reach Hetan in this distance one would set out from Upernavik bearing 37.2° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Hetan bearing 167° or SSE .
  • Hetan has a mid-latitude cool desert climate (BWk) whereas Upernavik has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The annual average temperature is 18.9 °C (34°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.7 °C (8.5°F) more in Hetan. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 212.9 mm (8.4 in) less which is equivalent to 212.9 l/m² (5.23 US gal/ft²) or 2,129,000 l/ha (227,604 US gal/ac) less. About 1/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 35.6° higher in Hetan than in Upernavik.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +14 (+25) +21 (+39) +30 (+54) +31 (+56) +27 (+48) +25 (+45) +23 (+41) +22 (+40) +23 (+41) +21 (+38) +16 (+28) +12 (+22) +22 (+40)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+21) +19 (+35) +28 (+51) +29 (+52) +23 (+42) +21 (+39) +19 (+35) +18 (+33) +18 (+33) +16 (+29) +12 (+21) +10 (+17) +19 (+34)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+19) +18 (+33) +27 (+48) +27 (+49) +20 (+37) +19 (+33) +17 (+31) +15 (+27) +14 (+26) +12 (+21) +10 (+17) +8 (+15) +16 (+30)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -10 (0) -8 (0) -7 (0) -9 (0) -4 (0) -7 (0) -21 (-1) -28 (-1) -34 (-1) -30 (-1) -35 (-1) -21 (-1) -213 (-8)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +9h 45' +5h 47' +0h 51' -3h 28' -9h 12' -9h 29' -9h 43' -5h 53' -0h 44' +3h 37' +9h 21' +9h 29'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +35.4 +35.3 +35.5 +35.5 +35.5 +35.6 +35.7 +35.8 +35.8 +35.6 +35.6 +35.7   +35.6

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