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Caen vs Anchorage, Alaska Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Caen, France and Anchorage, Alaska, Usa is approximately 7,448 km or 4,628 mi.
  • To reach Caen in this distance one would set out from Anchorage, Alaska bearing 21.1° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Caen bearing 164.6° or SSE .
  • Caen has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Anchorage, Alaska has a boreal subarctic climate with dry summers (Dsc).
  • Caen is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Anchorage, Alaska is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 8.4 °C (15.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11.2 °C (20.2°F) less in Caen. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 306.8 mm (12.1 in) more which is equivalent to 306.8 l/m² (7.53 US gal/ft²) or 3,068,000 l/ha (327,990 US gal/ac) more. About 1 3/4 as much.
  • There are 59 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Caen. In whichever way circa 0h 10' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 11.9° higher in Caen than in Anchorage, Alaska.
  • Relative humidity levels are 7.9% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 9.4°C (16.9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +13 (+23) +11 (+21) +10 (+19) +8 (+14) +5 (+8) +4 (+6) +4 (+6) +5 (+9) +7 (+13) +11 (+20) +14 (+25) +13 (+24) +9 (+16)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +14 (+24) +12 (+22) +11 (+19) +7 (+13) +4 (+8) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +4 (+6) +6 (+12) +11 (+19) +14 (+24) +14 (+25) +8 (+15)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +14 (+25) +13 (+24) +11 (+19) +7 (+12) +4 (+8) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +6 (+10) +10 (+18) +13 (+24) +14 (+26) +8 (+15)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +43 (+2) +38 (+1) +39 (+2) +29 (+1) +40 (+2) +23 (+1) +4 (+0) -16 (-1) -7 (0) +16 (+1) +57 (+2) +41 (+2) +307 (+12)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +9 (+29) +7 (+25) +5 (+16) +8 (+27) +9 (+29) +5 (+17) +2 (+6) -1 ( -3) -1 ( -3) +5 (+16) +8 (+27) +9 (+29)   +65 (+18)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 01' -0h 31' -1h 11' -1h 40' -0h 42' -2h 00' -0h 50' +1h 19' +1h 40' +1h 07' +0h 26' +0h 21'   -0h 10'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 22' +1h 18' +0h 13' -0h 52' -2h 00' -2h 48' -2h 25' -1h 18' -0h 11' +0h 54' +2h 02' +2h 48'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +11.8 +11.8 +11.8 +11.9 +11.8 +12 +12 +12.1 +12.1 +12.1 +11.9 +11.8   +11.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +8 +11 +13 +13 +16 +11 +2 +0 +3 +5 +6 +7   +7.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +14.1 (+25) +13.4 (+24) +11.9 (+21) +9.3 (+17) +7.8 (+14) +5 (+9) +2.6 (+5) +3.3 (+6) +6.7 (+12) +10.7 (+19) +13.8 (+25) +14.1 (+25) +9.4 (+17)

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