Apr 06, 2021 · In Nuuk, the average daily temperature varies over the seasons from −5.1 to 9.9 °C (23 to 50 °F) The total area of Greenland is 2,166,086 km 2 (836,330 sq mi) (including other offshore minor islands), of which the Greenland ice sheet covers 1,755,637 km 2 (677,855 sq mi) (81%) and has a volume of approximately 2,850,000 km 3 (680,000 cu mi).
- Kingdom of Denmark
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Apr 18, 2021 · The average temperature of −3 °C (26.6 °F) roughly coincides with the equatorward limit of frozen ground and snowcover lasting for a month or more. The second letter indicates the precipitation pattern— w indicates dry winters (driest winter month average precipitation less than one-tenth wettest summer month average precipitation.
Apr 14, 2021 · The record wind in Nuuk is 68 km/h. The average monthly temperature (7.3 °C (45.1 °F) in August) is colder than what is considered the limit for trees (10 °C (50 °F) during the warmest month). There are a few planted trees which do not sustain well.
- 5 m (16 ft)
- 29 August 1728
- Kingdom of Denmark
Apr 13, 2021 · Polar climate prevails in the area of the range, the average annual temperature in the area being -16 °C . The warmest month is July when the average temperature rises to -2 °C and the coldest is January with -21 °C.
- 2,842 m (9,324 ft)
- 50 km (31 mi) E/W
- 120 km (75 mi) N/S
Apr 25, 2021 · Nanortalik has a tundra climate (Koppen climate classification ET) with heavy oceanic and polar influences, which creates moderately high precipitation rates, and low temperature differences between seasons respectively. Winters in Nanortalik are very mild compared to the rest of Greenland, with average January temperature being -4 °C.
Apr 15, 2021 · The East Greenland Current keeps the climate cool and damp along the coast, where mean-annual temperature at Ittoqqortormiit near the mouth of the sound (∼200 km from the field area) is -9 °C (http://www.worldclimateguide.co.uk/guides/greenland/ittoqqortoormiit/).
Apr 13, 2021 · The glaciers of Greenland are also contributing to a rise in the global sea level faster than was previously believed. Between 1991 and 2004, monitoring of the weather at one location (Swiss Camp) showed that the average winter temperature had risen almost 6 °C (11 °F).
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