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Prince George, British Columbia vs Portland, Maine Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Prince George, British Columbia, Canada and Portland, Maine, Usa is approximately 3,904 km or 2,426 mi.
  • To reach Prince George, British Columbia in this distance one would set out from Portland, Maine bearing 305.8° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Prince George, British Columbia bearing 265° or W .
  • Prince George, British Columbia has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc) whereas Portland, Maine has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Prince George, British Columbia is in or near the boreal dry scrub biome whereas Portland, Maine is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 3.7 °C (6.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.3 °C (2.3°F) less in Prince George, British Columbia. The continentality subtype is subcontinental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 511.7 mm (20.1 in) less which is equivalent to 511.7 l/m² (12.56 US gal/ft²) or 5,117,000 l/ha (547,041 US gal/ac) less. About 5/9 as much.
  • There are 775 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Prince George, British Columbia. In whichever way circa 2h 07' less per day or about 5/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 10.3° lower in Prince George, British Columbia than in Portland, Maine.
  • Relative humidity levels are 2.8% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 3.3°C (6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Prince George, British Columbia relative to Portland, Maine. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Portland, Maine vs Prince George, British Columbia.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -1 (-2) -1 (-1) -1 (-1) -1 (-2) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -5 (-8) -5 (-9) -8 (-14) -6 (-11) -4 (-6)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-7) -1 (-1) -1 (-2) -2 (-3) -2 (-4) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -5 (-10) -4 (-8) -7 (-12) -5 (-10) -4 (-7)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) 0 (0) -2 (-3) -3 (-5) -4 (-6) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -6 (-10) -4 (-6) -6 (-11) -5 (-8) -4 (-7)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -35 (-1) -50 (-2) -59 (-2) -75 (-3) -40 (-2) -23 (-1) -19 (-1) -12 (0) -19 (-1) -40 (-2) -79 (-3) -62 (-2) -512 (-20)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +4 (+13) +2 (+7) +1 (+3) -2 ( -7) -2 ( -6) +2 (+7) +4 (+13) +3 (+10) +3 (+10) +6 (+19) +4 (+13) +5 (+16)   +30 (+8)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 56' -2h 43' -2h 17' -0h 56' -0h 27' -1h 34' -1h 32' -1h 32' -2h 18' -3h 13' -2h 40' -3h 17'   -2h 07'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 21' -0h 47' -0h 08' +0h 32' +1h 10' +1h 33' +1h 23' +0h 47' +0h 07' -0h 33' -1h 11' -1h 33'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -10.1 -10.2 -10.1 -10.2 -10.2 -10.2 -10.2 -10.2 -10.3 -10.2 -10.2 -10.2   -10.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +18 +12 +3 -8 -12 -10 -7 -4 -3 +7 +16 +22   +2.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -0.8 (-1) +1.5 (+3) -0.6 (-1) -3.1 (-6) -5.2 (-9) -6.1 (-11) -6.5 (-12) -5.7 (-10) -5.7 (-10) -2.5 (-5) -3.5 (-6) -1.7 (-3) -3.3 (-6)

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