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Lake Charles, Louisiana vs Pituffik/ Thule Air Base Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lake Charles, Louisiana, Usa and Pituffik/ Thule Air Base, Greenland is approximately 5,318 km or 3,304 mi.
  • To reach Lake Charles, Louisiana in this distance one would set out from Pituffik/ Thule Air Base bearing 208.9° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lake Charles, Louisiana bearing 187.5° or S .
  • Lake Charles, Louisiana has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Pituffik/ Thule Air Base has a tundra climate (ET).
  • Lake Charles, Louisiana is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Pituffik/ Thule Air Base is in or near the polar desert biome.
  • The mean temperature is 31.1 °C (56°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11.5 °C (20.7°F) less in Lake Charles, Louisiana. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1269 mm (50 in) more which is equivalent to 1269 l/m² (31.14 US gal/ft²) or 12,690,000 l/ha (1,356,645 US gal/ac) more. About 11 1/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 46.3° higher in Lake Charles, Louisiana than in Pituffik/ Thule Air Base.
  • Relative humidity levels are 5.9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 27.7°C (49.9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Lake Charles, Louisiana relative to Pituffik/ Thule Air Base. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Pituffik/ Thule Air Base vs Lake Charles, Louisiana.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +34 (+62) +38 (+68) +42 (+75) +38 (+69) +32 (+57) +28 (+50) +25 (+46) +27 (+48) +30 (+54) +34 (+60) +35 (+62) +35 (+63) +33 (+59)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +34 (+60) +37 (+66) +40 (+72) +37 (+67) +29 (+53) +25 (+46) +23 (+42) +24 (+43) +27 (+49) +30 (+55) +32 (+58) +34 (+60) +31 (+56)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +32 (+58) +35 (+63) +38 (+69) +36 (+64) +27 (+49) +23 (+41) +21 (+38) +21 (+38) +24 (+44) +27 (+49) +30 (+54) +31 (+57) +29 (+52)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +109 (+4) +85 (+3) +80 (+3) +79 (+3) +137 (+5) +119 (+5) +116 (+5) +111 (+4) +127 (+5) +88 (+3) +98 (+4) +120 (+5) +1269 (+50)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +7 (+23) +4 (+14) +4 (+13) +4 (+13) +3 (+10) +5 (+17) +7 (+23) +5 (+16) +2 (+7) -1 ( -3) +1 (+3) +4 (+13)   +45 (+12)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +10h 17' +8h 45' +1h 16' -5h 42' -10h 29' -10h 05' -10h 16' -8h 39' -1h 05' +5h 58' +10h 28' +10h 05'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +46.3 +46.1 +46.4 +46.4 +46.3 +46.4 +46.2 +46.3 +46.3 +46 +46.3 +46.4   +46.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +4 +2 -3 -3 -5 -12 -9 -11 -9 -14 -9 -2   -5.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +32.3 (+58) +34.8 (+63) +36.9 (+66) +33.9 (+61) +25.9 (+47) +20.8 (+37) +20.1 (+36) +20.2 (+36) +23.2 (+42) +25.2 (+45) +28.3 (+51) +31.1 (+56) +27.7 (+50)

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