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Shanghai vs Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Shanghai, China and Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn, Greenland is approximately 8,830 km or 5,487 mi.
  • To reach Shanghai in this distance one would set out from Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn bearing 6.5° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Shanghai bearing 177.3° or S .
  • Shanghai has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The average temperature is 19.8 °C (35.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.6 °C (2.9°F) more in Shanghai. The continentality subtype is subcontinental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 848 mm (33.4 in) more which is equivalent to 848 l/m² (20.81 US gal/ft²) or 8,480,000 l/ha (906,568 US gal/ac) more. About 4 2/9 as much.
  • There are 4 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Shanghai. In whichever way circa 0h 00' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 37.9° higher in Shanghai than in Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Shanghai relative to Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn vs Shanghai.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +18 (+32) +19 (+33) +22 (+39) +23 (+41) +20 (+35) +18 (+33) +20 (+35) +22 (+39) +22 (+40) +23 (+42) +21 (+37) +19 (+33) +20 (+37)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +17 (+31) +19 (+33) +22 (+39) +23 (+41) +19 (+34) +17 (+31) +19 (+35) +21 (+37) +22 (+39) +22 (+40) +20 (+36) +17 (+31) +20 (+36)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +18 (+32) +20 (+35) +22 (+40) +24 (+42) +19 (+34) +17 (+31) +20 (+36) +21 (+37) +22 (+39) +22 (+39) +20 (+35) +16 (+30) +20 (+36)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +29 (+1) +46 (+2) +68 (+3) +87 (+3) +97 (+4) +133 (+5) +96 (+4) +101 (+4) +115 (+5) +29 (+1) +30 (+1) +18 (+1) +848 (+33)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +1 (+3) +1 (+4) +3 (+10) +3 (+10) +4 (+13) +8 (+27) +4 (+13) +3 (+10) +1 (+3) -2 ( -6) -3 ( -10) -1 ( -3)   +22 (+6)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +3h 58' +2h 39' -0h 13' -2h 44' -4h 15' -6h 00' -3h 11' -2h 00' +0h 02' +2h 56' +4h 20' +4h 27'   -0h 00'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +8h 59' +4h 11' +0h 41' -2h 43' -7h 22' -10h 00' -9h 11' -4h 12' -0h 35' +2h 50' +7h 31' +10h 00'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +37.5 +37.7 +37.7 +37.8 +37.8 +38 +38 +38.1 +38.1 +38 +37.6 +37.9   +37.9

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