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Olenek vs Rapid City, South Dakota Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Olenek, Russia and Rapid City, South Dakota, Usa is approximately 7,152 km or 4,444 mi.
  • To reach Olenek in this distance one would set out from Rapid City, South Dakota bearing 346.3° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Olenek bearing 207.7° or SSW .
  • Olenek has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc) whereas Rapid City, South Dakota has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Olenek is in or near the subpolar moist tundra biome whereas Rapid City, South Dakota is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The mean temperature is 19.9 °C (35.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 24.6 °C (44.3°F) more in Olenek. The continentality subtype is hypercontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 170.1 mm (6.7 in) less which is equivalent to 170.1 l/m² (4.17 US gal/ft²) or 1,701,000 l/ha (181,848 US gal/ac) less. About 5/8 as much.
  • There are 977 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Olenek. In whichever way circa 2h 40' less per day or about 2/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 24.3° lower in Olenek than in Rapid City, South Dakota.
  • Relative humidity levels are 20.9% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 14.3°C (25.7°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Olenek relative to Rapid City, South Dakota. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Rapid City, South Dakota vs Olenek.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -32 (-58) -30 (-53) -23 (-42) -19 (-35) -15 (-27) -9 (-16) -8 (-14) -10 (-19) -13 (-23) -21 (-38) -30 (-54) -29 (-53) -20 (-36)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +2 (+0) -4 (0) -13 (0) -40 (-2) -59 (-2) -41 (-2) -15 (-1) -12 (0) +0 (+0) +0 (+0) +6 (+0) +4 (+0) -170 (-7)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +6 (+19) +4 (+14) +2 (+6) +1 (+3) -3 ( -10) +1 (+3) +5 (+16) +8 (+26) +7 (+23) +13 (+42) +8 (+27) +9 (+29)   +61 (+17)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -4h 38' -3h 57' -0h 50' +1h 20' +0h 30' +0h 24' -0h 07' -3h 23' -5h 40' -5h 56' -5h 02' -4h 48'   -2h 40'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -7h 22' -3h 16' -0h 32' +2h 07' +5h 47' +8h 45' +7h 34' +3h 17' +0h 27' -2h 12' -5h 55' -8h 45'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -24.2 -24.6 -24.6 -24.7 -24.5 -24.4 -24.3 -24.2 -24.1 -24.1 -24 -24.3   -24.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +12 +13 +11 +15 +13 +9 +23 +35 +38 +38 +26 +17   +20.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -29.4 (-53) -26.8 (-48) -20.3 (-37) -14.4 (-26) -10 (-18) -6.2 (-11) -0.5 (-1) +0 (+0) -2.5 (-5) -11.5 (-21) -24.2 (-44) -25.8 (-46) -14.3 (-26)

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