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Bern vs Fairbanks, Alaska Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Bern, Switzerland and Fairbanks, Alaska, Usa is approximately 7,409 km or 4,604 mi.
  • To reach Bern in this distance one would set out from Fairbanks, Alaska bearing 18.1° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Bern bearing 168.9° or S .
  • Bern has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Fairbanks, Alaska has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • Bern is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Fairbanks, Alaska is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 11.5 °C (20.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 21.3 °C (38.3°F) less in Bern. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 709.9 mm (27.9 in) more which is equivalent to 709.9 l/m² (17.42 US gal/ft²) or 7,099,000 l/ha (758,930 US gal/ac) more. About 3 4/7 as much.
  • There are 349 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Bern. In whichever way circa 0h 57' less per day or about 5/6 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 17.8° higher in Bern than in Fairbanks, Alaska.
  • Relative humidity levels are 17% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 14.4°C (25.9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +21 (+37) +18 (+32) +14 (+24) +9 (+16) +3 (+5) +0 (0) +1 (+1) +4 (+7) +6 (+11) +13 (+23) +19 (+34) +20 (+36) +11 (+19)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +22 (+40) +20 (+36) +17 (+30) +10 (+17) +4 (+7) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) +3 (+6) +7 (+12) +12 (+21) +20 (+37) +21 (+39) +11 (+21)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +24 (+43) +23 (+41) +20 (+35) +10 (+19) +5 (+8) +2 (+4) +2 (+3) +5 (+8) +8 (+14) +13 (+23) +22 (+39) +24 (+43) +13 (+23)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +49 (+2) +44 (+2) +50 (+2) +60 (+2) +78 (+3) +88 (+3) +72 (+3) +66 (+3) +77 (+3) +47 (+2) +48 (+2) +32 (+1) +710 (+28)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +3 (+10) +4 (+14) +4 (+13) +9 (+30) +7 (+23) +4 (+13) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0) +2 (+7) +1 (+3) +3 (+10) +2 (+6)   +39 (+11)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 03' -1h 05' -2h 27' -4h 18' -3h 44' -3h 38' -0h 50' +1h 58' +1h 34' +0h 58' -0h 24' +0h 19'   -0h 57'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +4h 05' +2h 07' +0h 21' -1h 24' -3h 23' -5h 02' -4h 11' -2h 08' -0h 18' +1h 27' +3h 26' +5h 03'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +17.7 +17.6 +17.7 +17.7 +17.8 +17.9 +18 +18 +18 +17.9 +17.8 +17.7   +17.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +8 +11 +20 +21 +28 +26 +18 +17 +20 +13 +11 +11   +17
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +23 (+41) +20.9 (+38) +19.1 (+34) +12.8 (+23) +10.2 (+18) +7.2 (+13) +5.4 (+10) +6.8 (+12) +10.3 (+19) +13.2 (+24) +21.2 (+38) +22.5 (+41) +14.4 (+26)

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