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Dikson Island vs Portland, Maine Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dikson Island, Russia and Portland, Maine, Usa is approximately 6,798 km or 4,224 mi.
  • To reach Dikson Island in this distance one would set out from Portland, Maine bearing 9.1° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Dikson Island bearing 156.2° or SSE .
  • Dikson Island has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Portland, Maine has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • The annual average temperature is 19.4 °C (34.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.8 °C (8.6°F) more in Dikson Island. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 760.4 mm (29.9 in) less which is equivalent to 760.4 l/m² (18.66 US gal/ft²) or 7,604,000 l/ha (812,918 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 29.8° lower in Dikson Island than in Portland, Maine.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Dikson Island relative to Portland, Maine. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Portland, Maine vs Dikson Island.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-37) -21 (-39) -24 (-43) -24 (-44) -21 (-38) -17 (-31) -16 (-29) -15 (-28) -14 (-25) -18 (-32) -23 (-41) -20 (-36) -19 (-35)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -52 (-2) -57 (-2) -70 (-3) -85 (-3) -72 (-3) -58 (-2) -40 (-2) -30 (-1) -35 (-1) -69 (-3) -109 (-4) -84 (-3) -760 (-30)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -9h 09' -5h 59' -0h 50' +3h 28' +8h 59' +8h 48' +9h 06' +6h 02' +0h 43' -3h 38' -9h 05' -8h 48'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -29.8 -29.9 -29.9 -30 -29.9 -29.9 -29.7 -29.7 -29.7 -29.5 -29.7 -29.9   -29.8

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