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Tuktoyaktuk, NT vs Yellowknife, Northwest Territories Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tuktoyaktuk, NT, Canada and Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada is approximately 3,729 km or 2,317 mi.
  • To reach Tuktoyaktuk, NT in this distance one would set out from Yellowknife, Northwest Territories bearing 92.7° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Tuktoyaktuk, NT bearing 137.7° or SE .
  • Tuktoyaktuk, NT has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc) whereas Yellowknife, Northwest Territories has a boreal subarctic climate with dry summers (Dsc).
  • The annual average temperature is 5.3 °C (9.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.9 °C (10.6°F) less in Tuktoyaktuk, NT. The continentality subtype is truly continental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 125.3 mm (4.9 in) less which is equivalent to 125.3 l/m² (3.08 US gal/ft²) or 1,253,000 l/ha (133,954 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 15.8° higher in Tuktoyaktuk, NT than in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +0 (0) -5 (-8) -10 (-17) -12 (-21) -11 (-20) -8 (-14) -5 (-10) -6 (-10) -5 (-8) -7 (-12) -6 (-11) -1 (-2) -6 (-11)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+1) -3 (-6) -7 (-13) -11 (-19) -10 (-17) -8 (-14) -6 (-10) -5 (-9) -4 (-7) -6 (-11) -5 (-10) -1 (-1) -5 (-10)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+2) -2 (-4) -5 (-9) -9 (-16) -8 (-15) -7 (-13) -6 (-10) -5 (-8) -3 (-6) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) 0 (0) -5 (-8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -9 (0) -7 (0) -6 (0) -4 (0) -10 (0) -12 (0) -15 (-1) -13 (-1) -13 (0) -17 (-1) -15 (-1) -6 (0) -125 (-5)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +3h 07' +1h 42' +0h 17' -1h 08' -2h 38' -3h 43' -3h 11' -1h 42' -0h 15' +1h 10' +2h 40' +3h 43'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +15.7 +15.7 +15.7 +15.8 +15.8 +15.8 +15.8 +15.8 +15.8 +15.8 +15.7 +15.7   +15.8

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