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Portage, Wi vs Grand Rapids, Michigan Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Portage, Wi, Usa and Grand Rapids, Michigan, Usa is approximately 307 km or 191 mi.
  • To reach Portage, Wi in this distance one would set out from Grand Rapids, Michigan bearing 295° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Portage, Wi bearing 292.6° or WNW .
  • Portage, Wi has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb) whereas Grand Rapids, Michigan has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Both are in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 1.4 °C (2.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.5 °C (6.3°F) more in Portage, Wi. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 100.1 mm (3.9 in) less which is equivalent to 100.1 l/m² (2.46 US gal/ft²) or 1,001,000 l/ha (107,014 US gal/ac) less. About 8/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.1° lower in Portage, Wi than in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) -1 (-1) 0 (+0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (+0) 0 (0) 0 (-1) 0 (+1) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -1 (-1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) -1 (-2) 0 (0) 0 (-1) 0 (-1) 0 (-1) -1 (-1) -1 (-2) 0 (-1) -2 (-3) -4 (-6) -1 (-2)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-10) -4 (-7) -2 (-3) -1 (-1) -1 (-1) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -2 (-3) -1 (-3) -1 (-2) -3 (-5) -5 (-8) -2 (-4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -21 (-1) -8 (0) -11 (0) -10 (0) +2 (+0) +4 (+0) +12 (+0) +11 (+0) -4 (0) -10 (0) -29 (-1) -34 (-1) -100 (-4)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 06' -0h 04' -0h 00' +0h 02' +0h 06' +0h 07' +0h 07' +0h 04' +0h 00' -0h 02' -0h 06' -0h 07'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -1.1 -1.2 -1.1 -1.1 -1.1 -1.2 -1.2 -1.1 -1.1 -1.1 -1.2 -1.1   -1.1

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