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Kristiansand vs Amherst, Ma Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kristiansand, Norway and Amherst, Ma, Usa is approximately 5,666 km or 3,521 mi.
  • To reach Kristiansand in this distance one would set out from Amherst, Ma bearing 42.1° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Kristiansand bearing 109.1° or ESE .
  • Kristiansand has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Amherst, Ma has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Kristiansand is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Amherst, Ma is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 2.2 °C (4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8.3 °C (14.9°F) less in Kristiansand. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 321.5 mm (12.7 in) more which is equivalent to 321.5 l/m² (7.89 US gal/ft²) or 3,215,000 l/ha (343,705 US gal/ac) more. About 1 2/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 16.1° lower in Kristiansand than in Amherst, Ma.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Kristiansand relative to Amherst, Ma. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Amherst, Ma vs Kristiansand.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +-1 (-1) +-1 (-3) -4 (-6) -6 (-10) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -8 (-15) -8 (-15) -8 (-15) -7 (-13) -5 (-9) +0 (+1) -5 (-10)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +2 (+3) -1 (-1) -2 (-4) -4 (-7) -6 (-10) -6 (-10) -6 (-10) -5 (-9) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) +3 (+5) -2 (-4)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+11) +5 (+8) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) -1 (-2) -3 (-6) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -1 (-3) +1 (+3) +2 (+3) +5 (+10) +1 (+2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +47 (+2) +26 (+1) -20 (-1) -20 (-1) -41 (-2) -22 (-1) +9 (+0) +50 (+2) +69 (+3) +66 (+3) +79 (+3) +79 (+3) +322 (+13)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 23' -1h 22' -0h 14' +0h 55' +2h 03' +2h 46' +2h 26' +1h 22' +0h 12' -0h 57' -2h 05' -2h 46'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -16.2 -16.2 -16.3 -16.2 -16.2 -16.1 -16 -16.1 -16 -16.1 -16 -16.1   -16.1

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