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Kursk vs Nuuk/ Godthåb Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kursk, Russia and Nuuk/ Godthåb, Greenland is approximately 4,916 km or 3,055 mi.
  • To reach Kursk in this distance one would set out from Nuuk/ Godthåb bearing 62.5° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Kursk bearing 141.4° or SE .
  • Kursk has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb) whereas Nuuk/ Godthåb has a tundra climate (ET).
  • Kursk is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Nuuk/ Godthåb is in or near the subpolar rain tundra biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 7.1 °C (12.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 12.8 °C (23°F) more in Kursk. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 146.5 mm (5.8 in) less which is equivalent to 146.5 l/m² (3.6 US gal/ft²) or 1,465,000 l/ha (156,618 US gal/ac) less. About 4/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 12.4° higher in Kursk than in Nuuk/ Godthåb.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Kursk relative to Nuuk/ Godthåb. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Nuuk/ Godthåb vs Kursk.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-3) 0 (0) +6 (+10) +11 (+19) +14 (+24) +13 (+24) +12 (+22) +12 (+21) +9 (+16) +6 (+12) +3 (+6) +1 (+2) +7 (+13)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +3 (+0) -14 (-1) -13 (0) -4 (0) -3 (0) +10 (+0) -4 (0) -34 (-1) -37 (-1) -27 (-1) -22 (-1) -2 (0) -147 (-6)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +3h 07' +1h 36' +0h 16' -1h 03' -2h 34' -3h 51' -3h 12' -1h 37' -0h 14' +1h 06' +2h 37' +3h 51'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +12.3 +12.3 +12.3 +12.3 +12.3 +12.4 +12.5 +12.5 +12.5 +12.4 +12.4 +12.2   +12.4

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