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Fort Dodge, Ia vs Grand Rapids, Michigan Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Fort Dodge, Ia, Usa and Grand Rapids, Michigan, Usa is approximately 690 km or 429 mi.
  • To reach Fort Dodge, Ia in this distance one would set out from Grand Rapids, Michigan bearing 274° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Fort Dodge, Ia bearing 268.2° or W .
  • Both have a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Both are in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 0.1 °C (0.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.3 °C (7.7°F) more in Fort Dodge, Ia. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 53.5 mm (2.1 in) less which is equivalent to 53.5 l/m² (1.31 US gal/ft²) or 535,000 l/ha (57,195 US gal/ac) less. About 1 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.1° lower in Fort Dodge, Ia than in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Fort Dodge, Ia relative to Grand Rapids, Michigan. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Grand Rapids, Michigan vs Fort Dodge, Ia.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-3) 0 (0) 1 (+1) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+3) +2 (+3) 0 (0) -2 (-4) 1 (+1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-6) -1 (-2) 0 (0) +1 (+2) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) +1 (+1) +1 (+1) +1 (+1) -1 (-2) -4 (-6) 0 (0)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-8) -2 (-4) -1 (-1) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+1) +0 (+1) 0 (0) -2 (-4) -5 (-9) -1 (-1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -25 (-1) -14 (-1) -12 (0) -4 (0) +24 (+1) +30 (+1) +34 (+1) +19 (+1) -8 (0) -8 (0) -45 (-2) -44 (-2) -54 (-2)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 00' -0h 00' -0h 00' +0h 00' +0h 00' +0h 00' +0h 00' +0h 00' +0h 00' -0h 00' -0h 00' -0h 00'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -0.1 -0.2 -0.1 -0.1 -0.1 -0.2 -0.2 -0.1 -0.1 -0.2 -0.2 -0.1   -0.1

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