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Schefferville, Quebec vs Amherst, Ma Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Schefferville, Quebec, Canada and Amherst, Ma, Usa is approximately 1,494 km or 928 mi.
  • To reach Schefferville, Quebec in this distance one would set out from Amherst, Ma bearing 15.5° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Schefferville, Quebec bearing 20.2° or NNE .
  • Schefferville, Quebec has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc) whereas Amherst, Ma has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Schefferville, Quebec is in or near the subpolar rain tundra biome whereas Amherst, Ma is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 14.3 °C (25.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9 °C (16.2°F) more in Schefferville, Quebec. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 286.1 mm (11.3 in) less which is equivalent to 286.1 l/m² (7.02 US gal/ft²) or 2,861,000 l/ha (305,860 US gal/ac) less. About 3/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 12.8° lower in Schefferville, Quebec than in Amherst, Ma.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Schefferville, Quebec relative to Amherst, Ma. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Amherst, Ma vs Schefferville, Quebec.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -20 (-36) -20 (-35) -18 (-33) -17 (-31) -17 (-30) -13 (-24) -12 (-22) -13 (-23) -15 (-28) -17 (-30) -17 (-30) -19 (-33) -16 (-30)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -19 (-34) -19 (-34) -18 (-32) -16 (-28) -14 (-24) -11 (-20) -10 (-17) -10 (-18) -12 (-21) -12 (-22) -14 (-26) -18 (-32) -14 (-26)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -18 (-32) -18 (-33) -18 (-33) -14 (-25) -11 (-19) -9 (-17) -7 (-13) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -8 (-15) -12 (-22) -17 (-30) -12 (-22)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -32 (-1) -36 (-1) -34 (-1) -40 (-2) -48 (-2) -27 (-1) +8 (+0) -4 (0) +7 (+0) -11 (0) -29 (-1) -41 (-2) -286 (-11)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 41' -0h 59' -0h 10' +0h 40' +1h 28' +1h 56' +1h 43' +0h 59' +0h 09' -0h 41' -1h 29' -1h 56'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -12.8 -12.7 -12.8 -12.8 -12.8 -12.8 -12.7 -12.8 -12.7 -12.8 -12.7 -12.8   -12.8

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