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Taua vs Pituffik/ Thule Air Base Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Taua, Brazil and Pituffik/ Thule Air Base, Greenland is approximately 9,355 km or 5,814 mi.
  • To reach Taua in this distance one would set out from Pituffik/ Thule Air Base bearing 151.7° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Taua bearing 173.6° or S .
  • Taua has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry summers (As) whereas Pituffik/ Thule Air Base has a tundra climate (ET).
  • Taua is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome whereas Pituffik/ Thule Air Base is in or near the polar desert biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 38.2 °C (68.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 24.1 °C (43.4°F) less in Taua. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 801.7 mm (31.6 in) more which is equivalent to 801.7 l/m² (19.68 US gal/ft²) or 8,017,000 l/ha (857,071 US gal/ac) more. About 7 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 60.3° higher in Taua than in Pituffik/ Thule Air Base.
  • Relative humidity levels are 3.3% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 35.1°C (63.2°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Taua relative to Pituffik/ Thule Air Base. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Pituffik/ Thule Air Base vs Taua.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +54 (+96) +54 (+98) +54 (+98) +46 (+83) +34 (+62) +27 (+49) +24 (+43) +26 (+47) +33 (+59) +41 (+75) +48 (+86) +53 (+95) +41 (+74)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +52 (+93) +52 (+94) +51 (+92) +44 (+78) +32 (+57) +24 (+44) +21 (+38) +21 (+38) +29 (+51) +37 (+67) +45 (+80) +51 (+93) +38 (+69)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +50 (+90) +51 (+92) +50 (+90) +43 (+78) +30 (+54) +22 (+39) +19 (+33) +19 (+34) +25 (+46) +36 (+65) +43 (+77) +48 (+87) +36 (+65)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +52 (+2) +99 (+4) +130 (+5) +132 (+5) +48 (+2) +18 (+1) +89 (+4) +52 (+2) +55 (+2) +48 (+2) +43 (+2) +35 (+1) +802 (+32)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +12h 18' +10h 00' +1h 30' -6h 34' -12h 16' -12h 20' -12h 18' -9h 55' -1h 17' +6h 52' +12h 16' +12h 20'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +82.2 +81.1 +69.5 +46.5 +29.9 +23.7 +29.7 +46.5 +69.1 +81 +82.1 +82.5   +60.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -5 +1.6 +5 +12 +9 -1 -5 -11 -15 -12 -10 -8   -3.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +47.1 (+85) +49.3 (+89) +49.4 (+89) +43.5 (+78) +31.6 (+57) +22.6 (+41) +19 (+34) +17.4 (+31) +22.9 (+41) +32.2 (+58) +39.5 (+71) +46.5 (+84) +35.1 (+63)

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