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Edmonton, Alberta vs Riga Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Edmonton, Alberta, Canada and Riga, Latvia is approximately 7,138 km or 4,436 mi.
  • To reach Edmonton, Alberta in this distance one would set out from Riga bearing 333.5° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Edmonton, Alberta bearing 204.2° or SSW .
  • 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 Riga is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 2.6 °C (4.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8.4 °C (15.1°F) more in Edmonton, Alberta. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 174.9 mm (6.9 in) less which is equivalent to 174.9 l/m² (4.29 US gal/ft²) or 1,749,000 l/ha (186,980 US gal/ac) less. About 5/7 as much.
  • There are 393 more hours of sunlight per year in Edmonton, Alberta. In whichever way circa 1h 04' more per day or about 1 2/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.4° higher in Edmonton, Alberta than in Riga.
  • Relative humidity levels are 19.2% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6.6°C (11.9°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) 2 (+3) +2 (+3) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) 1 (+1) 1 (+2) -4 (-7) -6 (-11) -1 (-2)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (-14) -5 (-8) -3 (-6) 0 (0) +0 (+0) +0 (+0) +1 (+1) +0 (+1) -1 (-2) -2 (-3) -6 (-11) -8 (-15) -3 (-5)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-16) -6 (-10) -3 (-6) -2 (-3) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) 0 (0) 0 (0) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -7 (-13) -10 (-18) -3 (-6)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -10 (0) -8 (0) -14 (-1) -17 (-1) +0 (+0) +19 (+1) +15 (+1) -12 (0) -34 (-1) -43 (-2) -45 (-2) -27 (-1) -175 (-7)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -8 ( -26) -4 ( -14) -2 ( -6) -5 ( -17) -3 ( -10) 0 ( 0) -1 ( -3) -3 ( -10) -7 ( -23) -9 ( -29) -9 ( -30) -7 ( -23)   -58 ( -16)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +1h 44' +1h 52' +0h 48' +0h 42' -0h 05' -1h 00' +0h 56' +0h 52' +0h 46' +2h 11' +2h 22' +1h 46'   +1h 04'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 38' +0h 21' +0h 03' -0h 14' -0h 32' -0h 44' -0h 38' -0h 21' -0h 03' +0h 14' +0h 33' +0h 44'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +3.5 +3.5 +3.5 +3.5 +3.4 +3.4 +3.3 +3.2 +3.2 +3.2 +3.3 +3.4   +3.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -5 -8 -10 -25 -30 -24 -25 -26 -31 -27 -13 -7   -19.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -8.3 (-15) -5.7 (-10) -4.7 (-8) -5.3 (-10) -7.4 (-13) -5.8 (-10) -5.3 (-10) -5.4 (-10) -7.6 (-14) -6.6 (-12) -7.9 (-14) -9 (-16) -6.6 (-12)

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