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Yazd vs Pituffik/ Thule Air Base Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Yazd, Iran and Pituffik/ Thule Air Base, Greenland is approximately 7,343 km or 4,563 mi.
  • To reach Yazd in this distance one would set out from Pituffik/ Thule Air Base bearing 51.2° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Yazd bearing 167.7° or SSE .
  • Yazd has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Pituffik/ Thule Air Base has a tundra climate (ET).
  • Yazd is in or near the warm temperate desert scrub biome whereas Pituffik/ Thule Air Base is in or near the polar desert biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 30.3 °C (54.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.9 °C (3.4°F) less in Yazd. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 64 mm (2.5 in) less which is equivalent to 64 l/m² (1.57 US gal/ft²) or 640,000 l/ha (68,420 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 44.5° higher in Yazd than in Pituffik/ Thule Air Base.
  • Relative humidity levels are 35% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 16.4°C (29.5°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Yazd 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 Yazd.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +28 (+51) +33 (+59) +38 (+68) +37 (+66) +31 (+56) +29 (+53) +28 (+50) +27 (+48) +28 (+50) +29 (+53) +29 (+52) +28 (+51) +30 (+55)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +4 (+0) +5 (+0) +9 (+0) +3 (+0) -3 (0) -7 (0) -16 (-1) -24 (-1) -18 (-1) -11 (0) -7 (0) +0 (+0) -64 (-3)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +10h 09' +8h 40' +1h 15' -5h 39' -10h 22' -9h 57' -10h 08' -8h 35' -1h 04' +5h 55' +10h 21' +9h 57'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +44.5 +44.2 +44.4 +44.5 +44.5 +44.6 +44.6 +44.7 +44.7 +44.3 +44.6 +44.6   +44.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -11 -17 -26 -29 -38 -51 -54 -54 -50 -42 -28 -20   -35
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +24.4 (+44) +26.5 (+48) +27.9 (+50) +24.8 (+45) +14.9 (+27) +7 (+13) +4.4 (+8) +4.1 (+7) +6.8 (+12) +13.9 (+25) +19.4 (+35) +22.3 (+40) +16.4 (+30)

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