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Freetown vs Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Freetown, Sierra Leone and Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn, Greenland is approximately 7,266 km or 4,515 mi.
  • To reach Freetown in this distance one would set out from Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn bearing 138.1° or SE and follow the great circles arc to approach Freetown bearing 166.1° or SSE .
  • Freetown has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am) whereas Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The annual average temperature is 31.3 °C (56.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 19.9 °C (35.8°F) less in Freetown. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 2682.3 mm (105.6 in) more which is equivalent to 2682.3 l/m² (65.83 US gal/ft²) or 26,823,000 l/ha (2,867,557 US gal/ac) more. About 11 1/5 as much.
  • There are 309 more hours of sunlight per year in Freetown. In whichever way circa 0h 52' more per day or about 1 1/6 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 53° higher in Freetown than in Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Freetown relative to Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn vs Freetown.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +40 (+72) +40 (+73) +40 (+72) +35 (+63) +27 (+48) +21 (+38) +17 (+30) +18 (+33) +24 (+43) +31 (+56) +34 (+61) +38 (+68) +30 (+55)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +41 (+73) +42 (+75) +41 (+74) +37 (+67) +28 (+50) +21 (+39) +18 (+32) +19 (+34) +24 (+44) +31 (+56) +35 (+63) +39 (+69) +31 (+56)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +41 (+73) +42 (+76) +41 (+75) +38 (+68) +27 (+49) +21 (+37) +18 (+33) +19 (+34) +24 (+43) +30 (+55) +35 (+63) +38 (+69) +31 (+56)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -7 (0) -9 (0) -1 (0) +32 (+1) +159 (+6) +304 (+12) +702 (+28) +759 (+30) +443 (+17) +234 (+9) +67 (+3) -1 (0) +2682 (+106)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -8 ( -26) -8 ( -28) -7 ( -23) -5 ( -17) +5 (+16) +14 (+47) +18 (+58) +16 (+52) +12 (+40) +8 (+26) 0 ( 0) -4 ( -13)   +41 (+11)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +7h 48' +6h 49' +3h 34' -0h 00' -3h 11' -5h 56' -7h 09' -7h 11' -1h 14' +3h 30' +6h 20' +7h 11'   +0h 52'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +10h 20' +5h 01' +0h 50' -3h 18' -8h 33' -11h 30' -10h 32' -5h 02' -0h 43' +3h 26' +8h 44' +11h 30'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +60.1 +60.2 +60.3 +53.9 +37.3 +31 +36.9 +53.7 +60.4 +60.2 +60 +60.5   +53

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