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Ajaccio, Corsica vs Wake Island Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Ajaccio, Corsica, France and Wake Island, Usa is approximately 12,839 km or 7,978 mi.
  • To reach Ajaccio, Corsica in this distance one would set out from Wake Island bearing 341.9° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Ajaccio, Corsica bearing 203.2° or SSW .
  • Ajaccio, Corsica has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Wake Island has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • The mean temperature is 12.2 °C (21.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10.8 °C (19.4°F) more in Ajaccio, Corsica. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 260.7 mm (10.3 in) less which is equivalent to 260.7 l/m² (6.4 US gal/ft²) or 2,607,000 l/ha (278,706 US gal/ac) less. About 5/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 21.4° lower in Ajaccio, Corsica than in Wake Island.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Ajaccio, Corsica relative to Wake Island. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Wake Island vs Ajaccio, Corsica.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-27) -14 (-25) -12 (-22) -11 (-19) -9 (-16) -6 (-11) -4 (-8) -3 (-6) -5 (-9) -9 (-16) -12 (-21) -14 (-24) -9 (-17)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -17 (-31) -16 (-29) -15 (-27) -13 (-24) -11 (-21) -8 (-15) -7 (-12) -6 (-11) -8 (-15) -11 (-21) -15 (-26) -17 (-30) -12 (-22)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -20 (-35) -18 (-33) -18 (-32) -16 (-29) -14 (-25) -11 (-19) -9 (-17) -9 (-17) -11 (-21) -14 (-25) -18 (-32) -19 (-35) -15 (-27)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +44 (+2) +29 (+1) +2 (+0) -12 (0) -4 (0) -39 (-2) -91 (-4) -137 (-5) -85 (-3) -23 (-1) +25 (+1) +30 (+1) -261 (-10)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 39' -1h 00' -0h 11' +0h 41' +1h 27' +1h 51' +1h 40' +1h 00' +0h 09' -0h 43' -1h 28' -1h 51'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -22.5 -22.4 -22.4 -22.5 -20.5 -14.3 -19.6 -22.8 -22.7 -22.7 -22.6 -22.6   -21.4

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