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Yellowknife, Northwest Territories vs Penticton, Bc Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada and Penticton, Bc, Canada is approximately 1,480 km or 920 mi.
  • To reach Yellowknife, Northwest Territories in this distance one would set out from Penticton, Bc bearing 10.4° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Yellowknife, Northwest Territories bearing 14.7° or NNE .
  • Yellowknife, Northwest Territories has a boreal subarctic climate with dry summers (Dsc) whereas Penticton, Bc has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • The annual average temperature is 14.2 °C (25.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 22.1 °C (39.8°F) more in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 40.9 mm (1.6 in) less which is equivalent to 40.9 l/m (1 US gal/ft) or 409,000 l/ha (43,725 US gal/ac) less. About 7/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 13° lower in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories than in Penticton, Bc.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -25 (-44) -24 (-43) -22 (-40) -16 (-29) -10 (-19) -7 (-13) -7 (-13) -10 (-17) -12 (-21) -13 (-24) -17 (-31) -22 (-39) -15 (-28)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -26 (-47) -25 (-45) -23 (-41) -15 (-27) -8 (-15) -5 (-8) -4 (-7) -6 (-10) -8 (-14) -10 (-18) -18 (-32) -23 (-41) -14 (-26)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -27 (-49) -26 (-48) -24 (-42) -14 (-25) -6 (-11) -2 (-3) 0 (-1) -2 (-4) -4 (-8) -7 (-13) -19 (-33) -25 (-44) -13 (-23)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -12 (0) -8 (0) -10 (0) -16 (-1) -16 (-1) -11 (0) +12 (+0) +13 (+1) +6 (+0) +19 (+1) 0 (0) -17 (-1) -41 (-2)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 46' -1h 29' -0h 15' +0h 59' +2h 19' +3h 19' +2h 49' +1h 29' +0h 13' -1h 01' -2h 21' -3h 19'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -13 -12.9 -13 -13 -13 -13 -13 -13 -12.9 -12.9 -12.9 -12.9   -13

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