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Nord Climate & Temperature

  • Nord, Greenland is at 8135'N, 1638'W, 43 m (141 ft). See map.
  • Nord has a polar tundra climate with no true summer (Kppen-Geiger classification: ET).
  • According to the Holdridge life zones system of bioclimatic classification Nord is situated in or near the polar desert biome.
  • The annual average temperature is -16.9 degrees Celsius (1.6 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 34 °C (61.2°F). This indicates that the continentality type is continental, subtype truly continental. Nord Climate Graph
  • Total annual Precipitation averages 200 mm (7.9 inches) which is equivalent to 200 Litres/m (4.91 Gallons/ft).
  • Were you to burrow down through the centre of the Earth from Nord you would pop up nearest to the climate station at Mcmurdo Sound, Antarctica where you would find a Ice Cap climate.

Nord Climate Table

  Climate Variable Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
 
Average Max Temperature °C ( °F) -27 (-17) -28 (-18) -28 (-18) -20 (-4) -7 (19) 1 (34) 6 (43) 4 (39) -7 (19) -17 (1) -22 (-8) -25 (-13) -14 (7)
 
Average Temperature °C ( °F) -31 (-24) -31 (-24) -31 (-24) -23 (-9) -10 (14) -1 (30) 3 (37) 2 (36) -9 (16) -19 (-2) -25 (-13) -28 (-18) -17 (2)
 
Average Min Temperature °C ( °F) -34 (-29) -35 (-31) -34 (-29) -27 (-17) -13 (9) -4 (25) 1 (34) 0 (32) -11 (12) -22 (-8) -28 (-18) -31 (-24) -20 (-4)
 
Average Precipitation mm (in) 12 (0) 13 (1) 14 (1) 21 (1) 11 (0) 10 (0) 17 (1) 22 (1) 24 (1) 19 (1) 20 (1) 17 (1) 200 (8)
Number of Wet Days (probability of rain on a day %) 8 (26) 9 (32) 10 (32) 7 (23) 6 (19) 6 (20) 6 (19) 8 (26) 11 (37) 12 (39) 13 (43) 11 (35) 107 (29)
Average Daylight Hours/ Day 0h 50' 0h 50' 10h 06' 22h 35' 0h 50' 0h 50' 0h 50' 0h 47' 15h 05' 2h 54' 0h 50' 0h 50' 12h 00'
Sun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (). -11.4 -1.9 8.8 20.4 28.7 31.9 28.8 20.5 9.1 -2.3 -11.5 -15 8.8

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