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Barrow, Alaska vs Tawau Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Barrow, Alaska, Usa and Tawau, Malaysia is approximately 9,392 km or 5,836 mi.
  • To reach Barrow, Alaska in this distance one would set out from Tawau bearing 18.7° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Barrow, Alaska bearing 86.9° or E .
  • Barrow, Alaska has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Tawau has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • Barrow, Alaska is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Tawau is in or near the subtropical wet forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 39 °C (70.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 30.9 °C (55.6°F) more in Barrow, Alaska. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1652.8 mm (65.1 in) less which is equivalent to 1652.8 l/m² (40.56 US gal/ft²) or 16,528,000 l/ha (1,766,953 US gal/ac) less. About 0 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 55.7° lower in Barrow, Alaska than in Tawau.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Barrow, Alaska relative to Tawau. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Tawau vs Barrow, Alaska.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -53 (-95) -54 (-97) -52 (-94) -45 (-80) -35 (-62) -26 (-48) -22 (-40) -23 (-42) -28 (-50) -35 (-63) -45 (-80) -50 (-91) -39 (-70)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -133 (-5) -98 (-4) -98 (-4) -87 (-3) -123 (-5) -153 (-6) -187 (-7) -179 (-7) -162 (-6) -158 (-6) -144 (-6) -132 (-5) -1653 (-65)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -11h 33' -6h 02' -0h 59' +3h 53' +10h 13' +11h 45' +11h 41' +6h 06' +0h 51' -4h 02' -10h 23' -11h 45'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) -66.5 -66.4 -66.3 -51.6 -35.1 -28.6 -34.6 -51.5 -66.9 -66.8 -66.7 -67   -55.7

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