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Tucson, Arizona vs Yellowknife, Northwest Territories Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tucson, Arizona, Usa and Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada is approximately 3,371 km or 2,095 mi.
  • To reach Tucson, Arizona in this distance one would set out from Yellowknife, Northwest Territories bearing 174.2° or S and follow the great circles arc to approach Tucson, Arizona bearing 176.8° or S .
  • Tucson, Arizona has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Yellowknife, Northwest Territories has a boreal subarctic climate with dry summers (Dsc).
  • The mean temperature is 25.4 °C (45.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 24.8 °C (44.6°F) less in Tucson, Arizona. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 37.4 mm (1.5 in) more which is equivalent to 37.4 l/m² (0.92 US gal/ft²) or 374,000 l/ha (39,983 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 30.2° higher in Tucson, Arizona than in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories.
  • Relative humidity levels are 43% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 11°C (19.9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +42 (+75) +40 (+71) +35 (+63) +28 (+50) +22 (+40) +20 (+35) +17 (+30) +18 (+32) +24 (+43) +28 (+50) +33 (+60) +38 (+68) +29 (+52)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +39 (+69) +37 (+66) +33 (+60) +25 (+45) +18 (+33) +16 (+28) +14 (+25) +15 (+27) +20 (+36) +23 (+41) +30 (+54) +35 (+63) +25 (+46)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +36 (+65) +34 (+62) +32 (+57) +22 (+40) +15 (+26) +12 (+21) +11 (+20) +12 (+22) +16 (+29) +18 (+32) +27 (+48) +33 (+59) +22 (+40)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +7 (+0) +5 (+0) +8 (+0) -3 (0) -12 (0) -18 (-1) +25 (+1) +14 (+1) +14 (+1) -8 (0) -7 (0) +13 (+0) +37 (+1)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -6 ( -19) -6 ( -21) -6 ( -19) -4 ( -13) -4 ( -13) -4 ( -13) +1 (+3) -1 ( -3) -5 ( -17) -7 ( -23) -10 ( -33) -10 ( -32)   -62 ( -17)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +4h 27' +2h 30' +0h 26' -1h 41' -3h 48' -5h 13' -4h 32' -2h 30' -0h 22' +1h 44' +3h 51' +5h 13'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +30.1 +30.1 +30.2 +30.2 +30.2 +30.2 +30.2 +30.2 +30.1 +30.1 +30.1 +30.1   +30.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -42 -46 -52 -50 -43 -34 -22 -24 -41 -56 -60 -46   -43
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) +27.7 (+50) +24 (+43) +17.5 (+32) +6.6 (+12) -1.4 (-3) -1.9 (-3) +4.6 (+8) +6.5 (+12) +6.1 (+11) +5.9 (+11) +13.6 (+24) +23.3 (+42) +11 (+20)

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