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Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories vs Georgetown Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories, Canada and Georgetown, Guyana is approximately 7,953 km or 4,942 mi.
  • To reach Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories in this distance one would set out from Georgetown bearing 333.6° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories bearing 291° or WNW .
  • Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc) whereas Georgetown has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories is in or near the boreal moist forest biome whereas Georgetown is in or near the tropical moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 30.5 °C (54.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 42.1 °C (75.8°F) more in Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1899.9 mm (74.8 in) less which is equivalent to 1899.9 l/m² (46.63 US gal/ft²) or 18,999,000 l/ha (2,031,119 US gal/ac) less. About 1/6 as much.
  • There are 719 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories. In whichever way circa 1h 58' less per day or about 5/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 45.9° lower in Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories than in Georgetown.
  • Relative humidity levels are 6.9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 30.9°C (55.5°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories relative to Georgetown. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Georgetown vs Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -51 (-92) -45 (-82) -36 (-65) -25 (-45) -14 (-25) -8 (-14) -7 (-12) -9 (-17) -18 (-32) -29 (-52) -43 (-77) -49 (-87) -28 (-50)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -53 (-95) -48 (-87) -41 (-74) -28 (-51) -18 (-33) -12 (-21) -10 (-17) -13 (-23) -20 (-36) -30 (-53) -44 (-79) -50 (-90) -31 (-55)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -55 (-100) -52 (-93) -45 (-81) -33 (-59) -23 (-42) -16 (-29) -14 (-25) -16 (-29) -23 (-42) -31 (-56) -46 (-83) -52 (-94) -34 (-61)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -166 (-7) -71 (-3) -93 (-4) -124 (-5) -256 (-10) -283 (-11) -215 (-8) -151 (-6) -67 (-3) -71 (-3) -160 (-6) -243 (-10) -1900 (-75)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -11 ( -35) -8 ( -28) -7 ( -23) -9 ( -30) -15 ( -48) -15 ( -50) -13 ( -42) -8 ( -26) -1 ( -3) 0 ( 0) -3 ( -10) -10 ( -32)   -100 ( -27)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -4h 34' -3h 30' -2h 40' -0h 12' +2h 32' +2h 48' +1h 05' -0h 19' -3h 58' -4h 23' -5h 30' -5h 01'   -1h 58'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -5h 43' -3h 19' -0h 35' +2h 15' +4h 56' +6h 36' +5h 49' +3h 20' +0h 30' -2h 20' -5h 00' -6h 36'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -54.7 -54.6 -54.6 -44.5 -28 -21.7 -27.7 -44.6 -54.8 -54.7 -54.7 -54.8   -45.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -1 +3 -1 -11 -24 -27 -21 -16 -6 +4 +14 +3   -6.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -50.9 (-92) -45.8 (-82) -39 (-70) -28.6 (-51) -22.9 (-41) -17.7 (-32) -14.3 (-26) -15.8 (-28) -20.4 (-37) -27.1 (-49) -39.8 (-72) -47.9 (-86) -30.9 (-56)

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