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Edmonton, Alberta vs Gander, Newfoundland Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Edmonton, Alberta, Canada and Gander, Newfoundland, Canada is approximately 4,015 km or 2,495 mi.
  • To reach Edmonton, Alberta in this distance one would set out from Gander, Newfoundland bearing 300.3° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Edmonton, Alberta bearing 252.7° or WSW .
  • Both have a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Edmonton, Alberta is in or near the boreal moist forest biome whereas Gander, Newfoundland is in or near the boreal rain forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 0.4 °C (0.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.3 °C (11.3°F) more in Edmonton, Alberta. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 720.5 mm (28.4 in) less which is equivalent to 720.5 l/m² (17.68 US gal/ft²) or 7,205,000 l/ha (770,262 US gal/ac) less. About 2/5 as much.
  • There are 732 more hours of sunlight per year in Edmonton, Alberta. In whichever way circa 2h 00' more per day or about 1 1/2 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 4.6° lower in Edmonton, Alberta than in Gander, Newfoundland.
  • Relative humidity levels are 10.4% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.7°C (4.8°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Edmonton, Alberta relative to Gander, Newfoundland. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Gander, Newfoundland vs Edmonton, Alberta.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -1 (-2) +1 (+2) +6 (+10) +6 (+11) +4 (+7) +1 (+3) +2 (+3) 1 (+2) 2 (+3) -5 (-8) -6 (-10) 1 (+1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-10) -2 (-3) +0 (+0) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) 0 (0) 0 (0) -6 (-10) -7 (-12) 0 (-1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -2 (-3) -1 (-1) +2 (+4) +4 (+8) +4 (+7) +1 (+2) +0 (+1) -1 (-2) -1 (-3) -7 (-12) -7 (-13) -1 (-2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -90 (-4) -91 (-4) -99 (-4) -75 (-3) -36 (-1) -2 (0) +21 (+1) -29 (-1) -48 (-2) -88 (-3) -93 (-4) -91 (-4) -721 (-28)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -9 ( -29) -8 ( -28) -9 ( -29) -9 ( -30) -6 ( -19) -1 ( -3) 0 ( 0) -3 ( -10) -5 ( -17) -10 ( -32) -10 ( -33) -8 ( -26)   -78 ( -21)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 36' +1h 01' +1h 38' +3h 30' +3h 27' +2h 58' +3h 23' +2h 40' +1h 20' +1h 25' +1h 28' +0h 30'   +2h 00'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 41' -0h 23' -0h 04' +0h 16' +0h 35' +0h 47' +0h 42' +0h 23' +0h 03' -0h 16' -0h 36' -0h 47'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -4.5 -4.6 -4.5 -4.5 -4.6 -4.6 -4.6 -4.7 -4.7 -4.7 -4.6 -4.6   -4.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -1 -7 -9 -23 -23 -11 -8 -8 -11 -15 -7 -2   -10.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -5.7 (-10) -2.4 (-4) -1.3 (-2) -1.4 (-3) -1.3 (-2) +0.8 (+1) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -2.7 (-5) -2.9 (-5) -6.4 (-12) -6.8 (-12) -2.7 (-5)

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