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Frobisher Bay, Baffin Island, Nunavut Climate & Temperature

  • Frobisher Bay, Baffin Island, Nunavut, Canada is at 6345'N, 6832'W, 21 m (69 ft). See map.
  • Frobisher Bay, Baffin Island, Nunavut has a polar tundra climate with no true summer (Kppen-Geiger classification: ET).
  • According to the Holdridge life zones system of bioclimatic classification Frobisher Bay, Baffin Island, Nunavut is situated in or near the polar desert biome.
  • The annual average temperature is -8.8 degrees Celsius (16.1 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 34.5 °C (62.1°F). This indicates that the continentality type is continental, subtype truly continental. Frobisher Bay, Baffin Island, Nunavut Climate Graph
  • Total annual Precipitation averages 427 mm (16.8 inches) which is equivalent to 427 Litres/m (10.47 Gallons/ft).
  • On average there are 1355 hours of sunshine per year. Visit the sunshine and daylight section to check monthly details including how high in the sky the sun reaches each month.
  • Were you to burrow down through the centre of the Earth from Frobisher Bay, Baffin Island, Nunavut you would pop up nearest to the climate station at Davis, Antarctica where you would find a Tundra climate.

Frobisher Bay, Baffin Island, Nunavut Climate Table

  Climate Variable Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
 
Average Max Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-8) -22 (-8) -17 (1) -9 (16) 1 (34) 7 (45) 12 (54) 10 (50) 5 (41) -2 (28) -10 (14) -16 (3) -5 (23)
 
Average Temperature °C ( °F) -26 (-15) -27 (-16) -21 (-6) -14 (8) -3 (28) 5 (40) 8 (46) 7 (45) 3 (37) -5 (23) -13 (9) -21 (-5) -9 (16)
 
Average Min Temperature °C ( °F) -30 (-22) -31 (-24) -25 (-13) -18 (0) -6 (21) 2 (36) 4 (39) 4 (39) 0 (32) -8 (18) -16 (3) -25 (-13) -12 (10)
 
Average Precipitation mm (in) 27 (1) 30 (1) 23 (1) 24 (1) 18 (1) 37 (1) 59 (2) 58 (2) 38 (1) 40 (2) 42 (2) 31 (1) 427 (17)
Number of Wet Days (probability of rain on a day %) 10 (32) 11 (39) 9 (29) 9 (30) 8 (26) 9 (30) 11 (35) 14 (45) 12 (40) 14 (45) 11 (37) 12 (39) 130 (36)
Average Sunlight Hours/ Day 0h 50' 2h 39' 5h 56' 8h 10' 5h 36' 4h 44' 6h 07' 4h 11' 2h 42' 1h 52' 1h 16' 0h 23' 3h 42'
Average Daylight Hours/ Day 5h 41' 8h 36' 11h 48' 15h 08' 18h 20' 20h 27' 19h 26' 16h 24' 13h 05' 9h 46' 6h 34' 4h 31' 12h 00'
Percentage of Sunny (Cloudy) Daylight Hours 16 (84) 33 (67) 52 (48) 56 (44) 31 (69) 24 (76) 32 (68) 26 (74) 21 (79) 20 (80) 21 (79) 10 (90) 31 (69)
Sun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (). 6.5 15.8 26.7 38.3 46.5 49.7 46.6 38.2 26.8 15.4 6.3 3.1 26.6

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