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Tucson, Arizona vs Barrow, Alaska Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tucson, Arizona, Usa and Barrow, Alaska, Usa is approximately 5,120 km or 3,181 mi.
  • To reach Tucson, Arizona in this distance one would set out from Barrow, Alaska bearing 122.6° or ESE and follow the great circles arc to approach Tucson, Arizona bearing 161.4° or SSE .
  • Tucson, Arizona has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Barrow, Alaska has a tundra climate (ET).
  • Tucson, Arizona is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome whereas Barrow, Alaska is in or near the polar desert biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 32.6 °C (58.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 12.4 °C (22.3°F) less in Tucson, Arizona. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 194.8 mm (7.7 in) more which is equivalent to 194.8 l/m² (4.78 US gal/ft²) or 1,948,000 l/ha (208,254 US gal/ac) more. About 2 7/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 39° higher in Tucson, Arizona than in Barrow, Alaska.
  • Relative humidity levels are 53% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 15.9°C (28.6°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Tucson, Arizona relative to Barrow, Alaska. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Barrow, Alaska vs Tucson, Arizona.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +41 (+73) +45 (+81) +45 (+80) +41 (+74) +37 (+67) +35 (+62) +30 (+55) +30 (+54) +33 (+60) +35 (+63) +38 (+68) +39 (+70) +37 (+67)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +37 (+67) +40 (+73) +40 (+73) +36 (+65) +31 (+55) +28 (+51) +26 (+47) +26 (+46) +28 (+50) +30 (+54) +33 (+60) +35 (+63) +33 (+59)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +34 (+61) +36 (+65) +36 (+65) +31 (+56) +24 (+44) +22 (+39) +22 (+40) +21 (+38) +23 (+41) +25 (+44) +29 (+51) +31 (+56) +28 (+50)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +17 (+1) +14 (+1) +15 (+1) +5 (+0) +2 (+0) -4 (0) +40 (+2) +33 (+1) +25 (+1) +14 (+1) +11 (+0) +23 (+1) +195 (+8)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0) -2 ( -7) -3 ( -10) -4 ( -13) +2 (+6) 0 ( 0) -5 ( -17) -8 ( -26) -3 ( -10) -1 ( -3)   -24 ( -7)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +9h 55' +5h 01' +0h 48' -3h 11' -8h 45' -9h 55' -10h 01' -5h 04' -0h 41' +3h 19' +8h 55' +9h 55'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +38.7 +38.9 +39 +39 +39 +39 +39 +39.1 +39 +39 +38.8 +39.1   +39
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -32 -40 -46 -57 -72 -74 -57 -52 -60 -59 -51 -36   -53
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) +27.6 (+50) +28.2 (+51) +25.1 (+45) +16.6 (+30) +5.5 (+10) +2 (+4) +9.4 (+17) +11.4 (+21) +10.2 (+18) +12.6 (+23) +17.8 (+32) +24.4 (+44) +15.9 (+29)

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