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Contwoyto Lake, Nt vs Watson Lake, Yukon Territory Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Contwoyto Lake, Nt, Canada and Watson Lake, Yukon Territory, Canada is approximately 1,105 km or 687 mi.
  • To reach Contwoyto Lake, Nt in this distance one would set out from Watson Lake, Yukon Territory bearing 49.6° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Contwoyto Lake, Nt bearing 66° or ENE .
  • Contwoyto Lake, Nt has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Watson Lake, Yukon Territory has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • Contwoyto Lake, Nt is in or near the subpolar wet tundra biome whereas Watson Lake, Yukon Territory is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 8.7 °C (15.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.8 °C (3.2°F) more in Contwoyto Lake, Nt. The continentality subtype is truly continental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 167.3 mm (6.6 in) less which is equivalent to 167.3 l/m² (4.11 US gal/ft²) or 1,673,000 l/ha (178,855 US gal/ac) less. About 3/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 5.3° lower in Contwoyto Lake, Nt than in Watson Lake, Yukon Territory.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Contwoyto Lake, Nt relative to Watson Lake, Yukon Territory. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Watson Lake, Yukon Territory vs Contwoyto Lake, Nt.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-15) -15 (-27) -20 (-36) -18 (-32) -14 (-26) -9 (-17) -6 (-11) -6 (-12) -8 (-15) -9 (-17) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -11 (-19)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-12) -12 (-22) -17 (-30) -17 (-30) -12 (-22) -8 (-14) -5 (-9) -4 (-7) -5 (-10) -7 (-13) -5 (-9) -5 (-8) -9 (-16)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -9 (-17) -14 (-24) -16 (-28) -10 (-18) -6 (-11) -4 (-7) -2 (-3) -3 (-5) -6 (-10) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) -7 (-12)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -23 (-1) -14 (-1) -7 (0) -3 (0) -19 (-1) -29 (-1) -24 (-1) -3 (0) -12 (0) -4 (0) -10 (0) -19 (-1) -167 (-7)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 06' -0h 57' -0h 09' +0h 37' +1h 38' +2h 50' +2h 10' +0h 57' +0h 08' -0h 38' -1h 40' -2h 50'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -5.3 -5.3 -5.3 -5.3 -5.4 -5.3 -5.3 -5.3 -5.4 -5.3 -5.3 -5.2   -5.3

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