Kangaatsiaq, Qeqertalik, Greenland Climate

Weather: 2.63°C/36.73°F, Wind SW at 1.54 km/h, 88% Humidity, 0% Chance of rain

Kangaatsiaqhouses on brown hill during daytime (Photo credit: Unsplash.com)

Kangaatsiaq Climate Summary

Located at an elevation of 0.88 meters (2.89 feet) above sea level, Kangaatsiaq has a Tundra climate (Classification: ET). The district’s yearly temperature is -5.52ºC (22.06ºF) and it is 4.55% higher than Greenland’s averages. Kangaatsiaq typically receives about 16.05 millimeters (0.63 inches) of precipitation and has 48.02 rainy days (13.16% of the time) annually.

CountryGreenland
CityQeqertalik
Longitude-53.4569232
Latitude68.3073784
Attitude/Elevation0.88m (2.89ft)
Local timeSunday 14:40
Annual high temperature-3.86ºC (25.05ºF)
Annual low temperature-9.37ºC (15.13ºF)
Average annual precip.16.05mm (0.63in)
Warmest monthJuly (8.7ºC / 47.66ºF)
Coldest MonthFebruary (-21.63ºC / -6.93ºF)
Wettest MonthAugust (26.62mm / 1.05in)
Driest MonthFebruary (7.44mm / 0.29in)
Number of days with rainfall (≥ 1.0 mm)48.02 days (13.16%)
Days with no rain316.98 days (86.84%)
Humidity75.49%

Climate Kangaatsiaq: Weather By Month

MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepNovOctDecYear
Record high °C (°F)2.95(37.31)4.91(40.84)3.93(39.07)7.86(46.15)11.78(53.2)14.73(58.51)15.71(60.28)13.75(56.75)10.8(51.44)6.87(44.37)5.89(42.6)3.93(39.07)15.71(60.28)
Average high °C (°F)-13.42(7.84)-15.46(4.17)-12.86(8.85)-5.49(22.12)0.52(32.94)6.03(42.85)8.7(47.66)6.93(44.47)2.41(36.34)-3.89(25.0)-8.47(16.75)-11.25(11.75)-3.86(25.05)
Daily mean °C (°F)-15.31(4.44)-17.67(0.19)-15.43(4.23)-7.99(17.62)-0.7(30.74)4.97(40.95)7.48(45.46)5.71(42.28)0.98(33.76)-5.35(22.37)-10.01(13.98)-12.94(8.71)-5.52(22.06)
Average low °C (°F)-18.78(-1.8)-21.63(-6.93)-20.49(-4.88)-14.65(5.63)-6.33(20.61)1.83(35.29)4.36(39.85)2.29(36.12)-2.13(28.17)-8.03(17.55)-12.87(8.83)-16.0(3.2)-9.37(15.13)
Record low °C (°F)-35.35(-31.63)-38.29(-36.92)-38.29(-36.92)-32.4(-26.32)-28.48(-19.26)-11.78(10.8)-5.89(21.4)-5.89(21.4)-12.76(9.03)-20.62(-5.12)-27.49(-17.48)-33.38(-28.08)-38.29(-36.92)
Average precipitation mm (inches)11.27(0.44)7.44(0.29)11.63(0.46)13.55(0.53)13.73(0.54)8.52(0.34)18.93(0.75)26.62(1.05)20.59(0.81)21.37(0.84)21.54(0.85)17.46(0.69)16.05(0.63)
Average precipitation days (≥ 1.0 mm)3.492.142.593.123.32.593.846.335.455.175.174.824.01
Average relative humidity (%)78.5382.3582.4680.8179.5771.7866.1468.9470.9174.0574.5875.7675.49
Mean monthly sunshine hours1.24.718.2412.7411.780.06.3715.2110.56.042.20.026.59

Climate Graph

The chart below shows the mean monthly temperature and precipitation of Kangaatsiaq in recent years.

Kangaatsiaq

Kangaatsiaq Temperature by Month

July
7.48°C | 45.46°F
August
5.71°C | 42.28°F
June
4.97°C | 40.95°F
September
0.98°C | 33.76°F
May
-0.7°C | 30.74°F
October
-5.35°C | 22.37°F
April
-7.99°C | 17.62°F
November
-10.01°C | 13.98°F
December
-12.94°C | 8.71°F
January
-15.31°C | 4.44°F
March
-15.43°C | 4.23°F
February
-17.67°C | 0.19°F

Historical Data

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TemperatureMaxAverageMin
Max Temperature6.87°C (44.37°F)-3.04°C (26.53°F)-12.76°C (9.03°F)
Avg Temperature4.91°C (40.84°F)-4.18°C (24.48°F)-13.75°C (7.25°F)
Min Temperature2.95°C (37.31°F)-7.41°C (18.66°F)-15.71°C (3.72°F)
Dew PointMaxAverageMin
Dew Point-0.98°C (30.24°F)-9.72°C (14.5°F)-20.62°C (-5.12°F)
PrecipitationMaxAverageMinSum
Precipitation15.02mm | 0.59in0.84mm | 0.03in0.0mm | 0in25.91mm | 1.02in
Snowdepth10.41mm | 0.41in0.61mm | 0.02in0.0mm | 0in18.95mm | 0.75in
WindMaxAverageMin
Wind20.62kmh | 12.81mph11.09kmh | 6.89mph4.91kmh | 3.05mph
Gust Wind41.24kmh | 25.63mph22.17kmh | 13.78mph10.8kmh | 6.71mph
Sea Level PressureMaxAverageMin
Sea Level Pressure15.02mb0.84mb0.0mb
Kangaatsiaq

Daily Observations

TimeTemperatureDew PointHumidityWind SpeedPressurePrecipitation
October° C | ° F° C | ° F%Kph | MphHg | MbTotal (mm/in)
2019-10-010.98 | 33.76-5.89 | 21.4617.86 | 4.8829.4 | 995.650.0 | 0
2019-10-023.93 | 39.07-4.91 | 23.165519.64 | 12.229.23 | 989.760.0 | 0
2019-10-033.93 | 39.07-3.93 | 24.935419.64 | 12.229.08 | 984.850.0 | 0
2019-10-044.91 | 40.84-2.95 | 26.695419.64 | 12.228.85 | 976.990.0 | 0
2019-10-054.91 | 40.84-1.96 | 28.475913.75 | 8.5428.68 | 971.10.0 | 0
2019-10-060.98 | 33.76-0.98 | 30.24869.82 | 6.128.88 | 977.970.0 | 0
2019-10-07-2.95 | 26.69-6.87 | 19.63796.87 | 4.2729.14 | 986.810.49 | 0.02
2019-10-08-3.93 | 24.93-10.8 | 12.56637.86 | 4.8829.11 | 985.830.0 | 0
2019-10-09-4.91 | 23.16-10.8 | 12.56638.84 | 5.4929.37 | 994.660.0 | 0
2019-10-10-5.89 | 21.4-11.78 | 10.86410.8 | 6.7129.55 | 1000.560.0 | 0
2019-10-110.98 | 33.76-1.96 | 28.479018.66 | 11.5929.23 | 989.7615.02 | 0.59
2019-10-12-2.95 | 26.69-4.91 | 23.168712.76 | 7.9329.34 | 993.681.77 | 0.07
2019-10-13-9.82 | 14.32-14.73 | 5.496412.76 | 7.9329.29 | 991.720.0 | 0
2019-10-14-13.75 | 7.25-20.62 | -5.12558.84 | 5.4929.55 | 1000.560.0 | 0
2019-10-15-9.82 | 14.32-16.69 | 1.96588.84 | 5.4929.66 | 1004.480.0 | 0
2019-10-16-4.91 | 23.16-12.76 | 9.03568.84 | 5.4929.49 | 998.590.0 | 0
2019-10-17-4.91 | 23.16-10.8 | 12.56616.87 | 4.2729.43 | 996.630.0 | 0
2019-10-181.96 | 35.53-3.93 | 24.937520.62 | 12.8129.31 | 992.72.65 | 0.1
2019-10-19-1.96 | 28.47-2.95 | 26.69959.82 | 6.129.52 | 999.572.45 | 0.1
2019-10-20-7.86 | 17.85-11.78 | 10.8739.82 | 6.129.6 | 1002.520.0 | 0
2019-10-21-10.8 | 12.56-17.67 | 0.19578.84 | 5.4929.63 | 1003.50.0 | 0
2019-10-22-9.82 | 14.32-16.69 | 1.966012.76 | 7.9329.75 | 1007.430.0 | 0
2019-10-23-8.84 | 16.09-14.73 | 5.49634.91 | 3.0529.84 | 1010.380.0 | 0
2019-10-24-7.86 | 17.85-13.75 | 7.256216.69 | 10.3729.78 | 1008.410.0 | 0
2019-10-25-1.96 | 28.47-6.87 | 19.636810.8 | 6.7129.46 | 997.610.0 | 0
2019-10-26-5.89 | 21.4-11.78 | 10.8626.87 | 4.2729.52 | 999.570.0 | 0
2019-10-27-4.91 | 23.16-11.78 | 10.8626.87 | 4.2729.66 | 1004.480.0 | 0
2019-10-28-2.95 | 26.69-5.89 | 21.4877.86 | 4.8829.78 | 1008.413.53 | 0.14
2019-10-29-8.84 | 16.09-13.75 | 7.25666.87 | 4.2729.69 | 1005.470.0 | 0
2019-10-30-8.84 | 16.09-13.75 | 7.25686.87 | 4.2729.55 | 1000.560.0 | 0
2019-10-31-7.86 | 17.85-12.76 | 9.036411.78 | 7.3229.2 | 988.770.0 | 0

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