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Ottawa, Ontario vs Iqaluit, Nt Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Ottawa, Ontario, Canada and Iqaluit, Nt, Canada is approximately 2,098 km or 1,304 mi.
  • To reach Ottawa, Ontario in this distance one would set out from Iqaluit, Nt bearing 195.6° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Ottawa, Ontario bearing 189.7° or S .
  • Ottawa, Ontario has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb) whereas Iqaluit, Nt has a tundra climate (ET).
  • Ottawa, Ontario is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Iqaluit, Nt is in or near the polar desert biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 15.5 °C (27.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3 °C (5.4°F) less in Ottawa, Ontario. The continentality subtype is truly continental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 445.5 mm (17.5 in) more which is equivalent to 445.5 l/m² (10.93 US gal/ft²) or 4,455,000 l/ha (476,269 US gal/ac) more. About 2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 18.4° higher in Ottawa, Ontario than in Iqaluit, Nt.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Ottawa, Ontario relative to Iqaluit, Nt. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Iqaluit, Nt vs Ottawa, Ontario.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+28) +18 (+32) +21 (+37) +21 (+37) +19 (+35) +17 (+31) +15 (+27) +15 (+26) +15 (+27) +15 (+27) +14 (+24) +15 (+26) +17 (+30)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+27) +18 (+32) +21 (+38) +21 (+37) +17 (+31) +15 (+26) +13 (+24) +13 (+23) +12 (+22) +13 (+24) +14 (+26) +15 (+27) +16 (+28)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+27) +17 (+31) +21 (+38) +21 (+37) +15 (+27) +12 (+22) +12 (+21) +11 (+19) +10 (+18) +12 (+21) +15 (+27) +15 (+28) +15 (+26)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +29 (+1) +31 (+1) +35 (+1) +36 (+1) +47 (+2) +48 (+2) +28 (+1) +24 (+1) +32 (+1) +32 (+1) +50 (+2) +53 (+2) +446 (+18)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +3h 46' +2h 01' +0h 20' -1h 20' -3h 10' -4h 33' -3h 52' -2h 02' -0h 17' +1h 23' +3h 13' +4h 34'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +18.4 +18.4 +18.4 +18.4 +18.5 +18.4 +18.4 +18.5 +18.4 +18.4 +18.3 +18.2   +18.4

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