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Grande Prairie, Ab vs Prince Rupert, British Columbia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Grande Prairie, Ab, Canada and Prince Rupert, British Columbia, Canada is approximately 748 km or 465 mi.
  • To reach Grande Prairie, Ab in this distance one would set out from Prince Rupert, British Columbia bearing 77.7° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Grande Prairie, Ab bearing 87.1° or E .
  • Grande Prairie, Ab has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb) whereas Prince Rupert, British Columbia has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Grande Prairie, Ab is in or near the boreal moist forest biome whereas Prince Rupert, British Columbia is in or near the cool temperate rain forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 5.3 °C (9.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 18.9 °C (34°F) more in Grande Prairie, Ab. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 2101.3 mm (82.7 in) less which is equivalent to 2101.3 l/m² (51.57 US gal/ft²) or 21,013,000 l/ha (2,246,429 US gal/ac) less. About 1/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.8° lower in Grande Prairie, Ab than in Prince Rupert, British Columbia.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -14 (-25) -12 (-22) -8 (-14) 0 (0) +5 (+8) +6 (+11) +6 (+11) +5 (+9) 1 (+2) -1 (-2) -9 (-16) -13 (-24) -3 (-5)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -16 (-29) -14 (-26) -10 (-17) -2 (-4) +2 (+3) +3 (+6) +3 (+6) +2 (+3) -2 (-3) -4 (-6) -11 (-19) -15 (-28) -5 (-10)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -18 (-33) -16 (-30) -12 (-21) -4 (-8) -1 (-2) +0 (+0) 0 (0) -2 (-3) -4 (-7) -6 (-11) -12 (-22) -18 (-32) -8 (-14)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -218 (-9) -196 (-8) -170 (-7) -161 (-6) -107 (-4) -45 (-2) -45 (-2) -101 (-4) -203 (-8) -357 (-14) -256 (-10) -243 (-10) -2101 (-83)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 09' -0h 05' -0h 00' +0h 03' +0h 08' +0h 11' +0h 09' +0h 05' +0h 00' -0h 03' -0h 08' -0h 11'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -0.9 -0.9 -0.9 -0.9 -0.9 -0.9 -0.9 -0.8 -0.9 -0.9 -0.9 -0.9   -0.8

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