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Olekminsk vs Rapid City, South Dakota Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Olekminsk, Russia and Rapid City, South Dakota, Usa is approximately 7,742 km or 4,811 mi.
  • To reach Olekminsk in this distance one would set out from Rapid City, South Dakota bearing 338.7° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Olekminsk bearing 211.9° or SSW .
  • Olekminsk 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).
  • Olekminsk is in or near the boreal moist forest biome whereas Rapid City, South Dakota is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 14.4 °C (25.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 22 °C (39.6°F) more in Olekminsk. The continentality subtype is hypercontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 147.6 mm (5.8 in) less which is equivalent to 147.6 l/m² (3.62 US gal/ft²) or 1,476,000 l/ha (157,794 US gal/ac) less. About 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 16.2° lower in Olekminsk than in Rapid City, South Dakota.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Olekminsk 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 Olekminsk.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -27 (-48) -25 (-45) -17 (-30) -11 (-20) -6 (-11) -4 (-7) -5 (-8) -7 (-12) -9 (-16) -15 (-26) -23 (-41) -26 (-46) -14 (-26)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +8 (+0) -2 (0) -15 (-1) -42 (-2) -57 (-2) -34 (-1) -13 (-1) -7 (0) +3 (+0) -6 (0) +8 (+0) +9 (+0) -148 (-6)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 45' -1h 32' -0h 16' +1h 02' +2h 21' +3h 13' +2h 48' +1h 33' +0h 13' -1h 04' -2h 23' -3h 13'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -16.4 -16.5 -16.5 -16.6 -16.4 -16.4 -16.2 -16.1 -16 -16.1 -16.1 -16.2   -16.2

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