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Abu Dhabi/ Bateen Ap vs Pituffik/ Thule Air Base Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Abu Dhabi/ Bateen Ap, United Arab Emirates and Pituffik/ Thule Air Base, Greenland is approximately 8,159 km or 5,070 mi.
  • To reach Abu Dhabi/ Bateen Ap in this distance one would set out from Pituffik/ Thule Air Base bearing 52.6° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Abu Dhabi/ Bateen Ap bearing 168.3° or SSE .
  • Abu Dhabi/ Bateen Ap has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Pituffik/ Thule Air Base has a tundra climate (ET).
  • Abu Dhabi/ Bateen Ap is in or near the subtropical desert biome whereas Pituffik/ Thule Air Base is in or near the polar desert biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 38.2 °C (68.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 14 °C (25.2°F) less in Abu Dhabi/ Bateen Ap. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 66.9 mm (2.6 in) less which is equivalent to 66.9 l/m² (1.64 US gal/ft²) or 669,000 l/ha (71,521 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 51.9° higher in Abu Dhabi/ Bateen Ap than in Pituffik/ Thule Air Base.
  • Relative humidity levels are 3.4% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 35.1°C (63.2°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Abu Dhabi/ Bateen Ap relative to Pituffik/ Thule Air Base. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Pituffik/ Thule Air Base vs Abu Dhabi/ Bateen Ap.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +42 (+76) +44 (+80) +47 (+84) +43 (+78) +36 (+65) +31 (+55) +29 (+53) +30 (+54) +34 (+61) +39 (+69) +41 (+74) +42 (+76) +38 (+69)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +1 (+0) +15 (+1) +11 (+0) +0 (+0) -6 (0) -7 (0) -16 (-1) -23 (-1) -18 (-1) -12 (0) -10 (0) -3 (0) -67 (-3)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +10h 40' +8h 59' +1h 18' -5h 52' -10h 49' -10h 30' -10h 38' -8h 53' -1h 07' +6h 08' +10h 48' +10h 30'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) +51.9 +51.6 +51.9 +51.9 +51.9 +52 +51.9 +52.1 +52.1 +51.8 +52 +52   +51.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +4 +4 +0 -4 -8 -9 -10 -9 -5 -4 -1 +1   -3.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ¬°C & (¬°F) +40.5 (+73) +42.4 (+76) +43.9 (+79) +39.5 (+71) +31.2 (+56) +26.6 (+48) +25.4 (+46) +26.7 (+48) +30.6 (+55) +35.5 (+64) +38.5 (+69) +40.3 (+73) +35.1 (+63)

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