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Kristiansand vs Amman Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kristiansand, Norway and Amman, Jordan is approximately 3,595 km or 2,234 mi.
  • To reach Kristiansand in this distance one would set out from Amman bearing 332.4° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Kristiansand bearing 311.9° or NW .
  • Kristiansand has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Amman has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Kristiansand is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Amman is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 10 °C (18°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1 °C (1.8°F) more in Kristiansand. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1130 mm (44.5 in) more which is equivalent to 1130 l/m² (27.73 US gal/ft²) or 11,300,000 l/ha (1,208,045 US gal/ac) more. About 5 1/6 as much.
  • There are 1807 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Kristiansand. In whichever way circa 4h 56' less per day or about 1/2 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 26.1° lower in Kristiansand than in Amman.
  • Relative humidity levels are 25.9% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 3°C (5.4°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -12 (-22) -13 (-23) -12 (-22) -13 (-23) -13 (-23) -12 (-22) -11 (-20) -13 (-23) -15 (-27) -17 (-31) -14 (-25) -11 (-20) -13 (-23)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-17) -11 (-19) -10 (-18) -10 (-18) -10 (-17) -10 (-17) -9 (-15) -10 (-17) -11 (-21) -12 (-21) -11 (-19) -8 (-15) -10 (-18)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-16) -10 (-18) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -7 (-13) -7 (-13) -6 (-11) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -8 (-14) -7 (-13) -8 (-14)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +66 (+3) +46 (+2) +11 (+0) +56 (+2) +55 (+2) +75 (+3) +104 (+4) +143 (+6) +156 (+6) +145 (+6) +151 (+6) +122 (+5) +1130 (+44)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +9 (+29) +7 (+25) +4 (+13) +9 (+30) +8 (+26) +12 (+40) +14 (+45) +15 (+48) +18 (+60) +16 (+52) +15 (+50) +13 (+42)   +140 (+38)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -4h 48' -4h 02' -3h 54' -3h 48' -3h 42' -3h 46' -4h 50' -5h 40' -6h 12' -6h 42' -6h 22' -5h 29'   -4h 56'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 14' -1h 53' -0h 20' +1h 16' +2h 48' +3h 42' +3h 17' +1h 53' +0h 17' -1h 19' -2h 50' -3h 43'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -26.1 -26.1 -26.2 -26.1 -26.1 -26.1 -26.1 -26.2 -26.1 -26.1 -26.1 -26.1   -26.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +13 +14 +16 +24 +29 +32 +34 +34 +33 +37 +27 +18   +25.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -6.8 (-12) -7.1 (-13) -6.1 (-11) -3.5 (-6) -0.5 (-1) +0.5 (+1) +1.8 (+3) -0.1 (0) -2.6 (-5) -2.4 (-4) -4.7 (-8) -4.7 (-8) -3 (-5)

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