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Tucson, Arizona vs Wake Island Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tucson, Arizona, Usa and Wake Island, Usa is approximately 8,182 km or 5,084 mi.
  • To reach Tucson, Arizona in this distance one would set out from Wake Island bearing 60.9° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Tucson, Arizona bearing 102.8° or ESE .
  • Tucson, Arizona has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Wake Island has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • The mean temperature is 6.7 °C (12.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 16.4 °C (29.5°F) more in Tucson, Arizona. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 601.6 mm (23.7 in) less which is equivalent to 601.6 l/m² (14.76 US gal/ft²) or 6,016,000 l/ha (643,150 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 11.7° lower in Tucson, Arizona than in Wake Island.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-18) -8 (-14) -6 (-10) -2 (-3) 2 (+4) +7 (+12) +6 (+11) +5 (+9) 3 (+5) -2 (-3) -7 (-13) -11 (-19) -2 (-3)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-26) -13 (-23) -11 (-19) -7 (-13) -4 (-6) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) -1 (-3) -7 (-12) -12 (-22) -15 (-27) -7 (-12)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -19 (-34) -17 (-31) -16 (-28) -13 (-23) -10 (-17) -5 (-9) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -6 (-10) -11 (-21) -17 (-30) -19 (-34) -11 (-21)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -7 (0) -23 (-1) -38 (-2) -56 (-2) -40 (-2) -53 (-2) -42 (-2) -101 (-4) -86 (-3) -83 (-3) -54 (-2) -18 (-1) -602 (-24)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 49' -0h 30' -0h 05' +0h 21' +0h 44' +0h 55' +0h 50' +0h 31' +0h 04' -0h 22' -0h 44' -0h 55'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -12.8 -12.6 -12.6 -12.7 -10.8 -4.6 -10 -13.2 -13.2 -13.1 -13 -12.9   -11.7

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