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Verhojansk vs Portland, Maine Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Verhojansk, Russia and Portland, Maine, Usa is approximately 7,488 km or 4,653 mi.
  • To reach Verhojansk in this distance one would set out from Portland, Maine bearing 350.4° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Verhojansk bearing 198.4° or SSW .
  • Verhojansk has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season and extremely severe winters (Dfd) whereas Portland, Maine has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Verhojansk is in or near the subpolar dry tundra biome whereas Portland, Maine is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 22.7 °C (40.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 35.7 °C (64.3°F) more in Verhojansk. The continentality subtype is hypercontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 949.5 mm (37.4 in) less which is equivalent to 949.5 l/m² (23.3 US gal/ft²) or 9,495,000 l/ha (1,015,079 US gal/ac) less. About 1/6 as much.
  • There are 639 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Verhojansk. In whichever way circa 1h 45' less per day or about 3/4 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 23.8° lower in Verhojansk than in Portland, Maine.
  • Relative humidity levels are 9.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 20.1°C (36.2°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Verhojansk relative to Portland, Maine. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Portland, Maine vs Verhojansk.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -44 (-79) -40 (-71) -26 (-47) -15 (-28) -9 (-17) -4 (-6) -4 (-7) -7 (-13) -12 (-21) -24 (-43) -40 (-73) -44 (-79) -22 (-40)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -41 (-73) -38 (-68) -30 (-55) -19 (-35) -9 (-16) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) -9 (-16) -13 (-23) -24 (-43) -40 (-73) -41 (-73) -23 (-41)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -41 (-73) -39 (-70) -35 (-63) -25 (-45) -11 (-20) -5 (-9) -6 (-10) -9 (-16) -12 (-22) -23 (-41) -39 (-70) -41 (-74) -24 (-43)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -83 (-3) -78 (-3) -89 (-3) -97 (-4) -80 (-3) -62 (-2) -43 (-2) -44 (-2) -63 (-2) -85 (-3) -121 (-5) -106 (-4) -950 (-37)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -2 ( -6) -3 ( -11) -5 ( -16) -7 ( -23) -7 ( -23) -2 ( -7) -1 ( -3) -1 ( -3) -2 ( -7) +2 (+6) +1 (+3) 0 ( 0)   -27 ( -7)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -4h 38' -3h 00' +0h 27' +2h 54' +1h 13' +0h 44' -0h 29' -1h 54' -3h 38' -4h 09' -3h 52' -4h 36'   -1h 45'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -6h 37' -3h 01' -0h 30' +1h 58' +5h 02' +8h 39' +6h 51' +3h 02' +0h 26' -2h 03' -5h 09' -8h 40'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -23.8 -24 -24.1 -24.1 -24 -23.9 -23.8 -23.7 -23.7 -23.6 -23.5 -23.7   -23.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +10 +13 +10 +7 +0 -2 +4 +10 +13 +20 +15 +14   +9.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -38.2 (-69) -34.8 (-63) -27.6 (-50) -16.4 (-30) -7.9 (-14) -4.1 (-7) -3.9 (-7) -6 (-11) -9.2 (-17) -19.1 (-34) -36.6 (-66) -37.2 (-67) -20.1 (-36)

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