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Alert, Nunavut vs Sioux Falls, South Dakota Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Alert, Nunavut, Canada and Sioux Falls, South Dakota, Usa is approximately 4,492 km or 2,792 mi.
  • To reach Alert, Nunavut in this distance one would set out from Sioux Falls, South Dakota bearing 6.5° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Alert, Nunavut bearing 39.2° or NE .
  • Alert, Nunavut has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Sioux Falls, South Dakota has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • The mean temperature is 25.6 °C (46.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.4 °C (6.1°F) more in Alert, Nunavut. The continentality subtype is truly continental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 452 mm (17.8 in) less which is equivalent to 452 l/m² (11.09 US gal/ft²) or 4,520,000 l/ha (483,218 US gal/ac) less. About 1/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 38.8° lower in Alert, Nunavut than in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
  • Relative humidity levels are 17.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 20.6°C (37.2°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Alert, Nunavut relative to Sioux Falls, South Dakota. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Sioux Falls, South Dakota vs Alert, Nunavut.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -24 (-43) -29 (-51) -35 (-63) -36 (-65) -30 (-54) -26 (-46) -24 (-43) -25 (-45) -29 (-53) -32 (-58) -30 (-54) -24 (-42) -29 (-52)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-39) -27 (-48) -33 (-60) -33 (-60) -26 (-47) -21 (-38) -20 (-36) -21 (-38) -26 (-46) -29 (-52) -28 (-50) -22 (-39) -26 (-46)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -20 (-36) -25 (-45) -32 (-57) -31 (-55) -22 (-40) -17 (-30) -16 (-29) -17 (-30) -22 (-40) -25 (-46) -26 (-46) -20 (-37) -23 (-41)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -5 (0) -11 (0) -35 (-1) -55 (-2) -67 (-3) -74 (-3) -43 (-2) -49 (-2) -52 (-2) -32 (-1) -19 (-1) -10 (0) -452 (-18)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +3 (+10) 0 ( 0) -1 ( -3) -1 ( -3) -2 ( -6) -5 ( -17) -1 ( -3) 0 ( 0) +5 (+17) +4 (+13) +3 (+10) +3 (+10)   +8 (+2)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -9h 09' -10h 14' -2h 54' +9h 04' +9h 29' +8h 48' +9h 06' +10h 14' +2h 28' -9h 11' -9h 27' -8h 48'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -38.9 -38.8 -38.8 -38.9 -38.9 -38.9 -38.9 -38.9 -38.7 -38.7 -38.9 -38.9   -38.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +7 +0 -5 +14 +24 +29 +29 +32 +35 +28 +16 +4   +17.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -20 (-36) -25.8 (-46) -32.9 (-59) -27.8 (-50) -19.2 (-35) -13.7 (-25) -12.5 (-23) -13 (-23) -17.1 (-31) -21.4 (-39) -23.7 (-43) -20.6 (-37) -20.6 (-37)

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