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Cairns vs Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Cairns, Australia and Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories, Canada is approximately 11,813 km or 7,341 mi.
  • To reach Cairns in this distance one would set out from Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories bearing 264.4° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Cairns bearing 209.5° or SSW .
  • Cairns has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am) whereas Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • Cairns is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 28.5 °C (51.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 37.3 °C (67.1°F) less in Cairns. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1704 mm (67.1 in) more which is equivalent to 1704 l/m² (41.82 US gal/ft²) or 17,040,000 l/ha (1,821,689 US gal/ac) more. About 5 3/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 41.7° higher in Cairns than in Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +54 (+97) +48 (+86) +38 (+68) +24 (+43) +13 (+23) +5 (+8) +2 (+4) +6 (+10) +15 (+27) +27 (+49) +43 (+78) +51 (+91) +27 (+49)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +54 (+98) +49 (+89) +41 (+74) +27 (+48) +15 (+27) +7 (+13) +4 (+8) +8 (+14) +16 (+29) +27 (+49) +43 (+78) +51 (+92) +29 (+51)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +55 (+99) +51 (+93) +44 (+80) +29 (+53) +18 (+33) +10 (+17) +7 (+12) +10 (+18) +17 (+30) +27 (+48) +44 (+78) +52 (+93) +30 (+54)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +377 (+15) +404 (+16) +431 (+17) +208 (+8) +77 (+3) +5 (+0) -28 (-1) -28 (-1) +3 (+0) +8 (+0) +74 (+3) +171 (+7) +1704 (+67)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +6h 57' +4h 05' +0h 43' -2h 47' -6h 02' -7h 58' -7h 04' -4h 06' -0h 37' +2h 53' +6h 07' +7h 59'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) +77.4 +65 +44.2 +21 +4.5 -2 +4 +20.7 +43.6 +65.4 +77.2 +78.4   +41.7

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