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Magadan vs Otaru Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Magadan, Russia and Otaru, Japan is approximately 1,937 km or 1,204 mi.
  • To reach Magadan in this distance one would set out from Otaru bearing 16.7° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Magadan bearing 24.4° or NNE .
  • Magadan has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc) whereas Otaru has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Magadan is in or near the subpolar wet tundra biome whereas Otaru is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 11.6 °C (20.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.6 °C (6.5°F) more in Magadan. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 692.9 mm (27.3 in) less which is equivalent to 692.9 l/m² (17.01 US gal/ft²) or 6,929,000 l/ha (740,756 US gal/ac) less. About 3/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 16.3° lower in Magadan than in Otaru.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Magadan relative to Otaru. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Otaru vs Magadan.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-24) -12 (-22) -12 (-22) -12 (-21) -10 (-18) -8 (-15) -9 (-15) -10 (-18) -10 (-18) -13 (-23) -16 (-28) -14 (-25) -12 (-21)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -118 (-5) -88 (-3) -70 (-3) -33 (-1) -12 (0) -6 (0) -7 (0) -53 (-2) -53 (-2) -67 (-3) -87 (-3) -101 (-4) -693 (-27)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 36' -1h 28' -0h 15' +0h 59' +2h 14' +3h 02' +2h 39' +1h 29' +0h 13' -1h 02' -2h 16' -3h 02'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (┬°) -16.3 -16.3 -16.4 -16.3 -16.4 -16.4 -16.3 -16.4 -16.4 -16.3 -16.3 -16.3   -16.3

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