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Rock Rapids, Ia vs Dawson Creek, Bc Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Rock Rapids, Ia, Usa and Dawson Creek, Bc, Canada is approximately 2,232 km or 1,387 mi.
  • To reach Rock Rapids, Ia in this distance one would set out from Dawson Creek, Bc bearing 119.2° or ESE and follow the great circles arc to approach Rock Rapids, Ia bearing 137.8° or SE .
  • Rock Rapids, Ia has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa) whereas Dawson Creek, Bc has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • Rock Rapids, Ia is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Dawson Creek, Bc is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 6.1 °C (11°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.9 °C (7°F) more in Rock Rapids, Ia. The continentality subtype is truly continental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 184.2 mm (7.3 in) more which is equivalent to 184.2 l/m² (4.52 US gal/ft²) or 1,842,000 l/ha (196,922 US gal/ac) more. About 1 3/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 12.7° higher in Rock Rapids, Ia than in Dawson Creek, Bc.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Rock Rapids, Ia relative to Dawson Creek, Bc. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Dawson Creek, Bc vs Rock Rapids, Ia.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+9) +5 (+8) +5 (+9) +5 (+10) +6 (+11) +8 (+14) +9 (+15) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +9 (+15) +6 (+10) +7 (+12)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+8) +4 (+8) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +6 (+10) +7 (+13) +8 (+15) +8 (+14) +7 (+12) +5 (+10) +8 (+14) +5 (+10) +6 (+11)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +4 (+8) +5 (+9) +4 (+8) +6 (+10) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +6 (+10) +3 (+6) +7 (+12) +5 (+10) +6 (+10)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -17 (-1) -6 (0) +21 (+1) +44 (+2) +37 (+1) +24 (+1) +6 (+0) +33 (+1) +26 (+1) +20 (+1) +7 (+0) -10 (0) +184 (+7)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 46' +1h 01' +0h 10' -0h 41' -1h 31' -2h 02' -1h 48' -1h 01' -0h 09' +0h 43' +1h 33' +2h 02'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +12.7 +12.6 +12.7 +12.7 +12.7 +12.7 +12.7 +12.8 +12.7 +12.7 +12.7 +12.7   +12.7

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