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Grande Prairie, Ab vs Palmyra Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Grande Prairie, Ab, Canada and Palmyra, Syria is approximately 9,803 km or 6,092 mi.
  • To reach Grande Prairie, Ab in this distance one would set out from Palmyra bearing 347.2° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Grande Prairie, Ab bearing 198.6° or SSW .
  • Grande Prairie, Ab has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb) whereas Palmyra has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Grande Prairie, Ab is in or near the boreal moist forest biome whereas Palmyra is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 17 °C (30.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8.7 °C (15.7°F) more in Grande Prairie, Ab. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 314.5 mm (12.4 in) more which is equivalent to 314.5 l/m² (7.72 US gal/ft²) or 3,145,000 l/ha (336,221 US gal/ac) more. About 3 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 20.5° lower in Grande Prairie, Ab than in Palmyra.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Grande Prairie, Ab relative to Palmyra. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Palmyra vs Grande Prairie, Ab.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-39) -21 (-37) -19 (-35) -16 (-28) -14 (-25) -15 (-27) -16 (-28) -16 (-29) -18 (-33) -18 (-32) -22 (-40) -22 (-39) -18 (-33)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-40) -21 (-37) -19 (-34) -15 (-26) -13 (-23) -13 (-24) -13 (-24) -14 (-25) -16 (-30) -16 (-29) -20 (-36) -22 (-39) -17 (-31)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -23 (-41) -21 (-38) -18 (-33) -14 (-25) -12 (-22) -12 (-21) -12 (-21) -13 (-23) -15 (-28) -15 (-28) -19 (-35) -23 (-41) -16 (-30)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +12 (+0) +1 (+0) -3 (0) -1 (0) +28 (+1) +74 (+3) +68 (+3) +62 (+2) +42 (+2) +11 (+0) +14 (+1) +6 (+0) +315 (+12)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 24' -1h 25' -0h 15' +0h 58' +2h 06' +2h 45' +2h 27' +1h 25' +0h 13' -1h 00' -2h 07' -2h 45'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -20.4 -20.4 -20.4 -20.4 -20.5 -20.6 -20.6 -20.7 -20.8 -20.7 -20.6 -20.5   -20.5

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