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Kristiansand vs Ammassalik Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kristiansand, Norway and Ammassalik, Greenland is approximately 2,465 km or 1,532 mi.
  • To reach Kristiansand in this distance one would set out from Ammassalik bearing 87.7° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Kristiansand bearing 128.5° or SE .
  • Kristiansand has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Ammassalik has a tundra climate (ET).
  • Kristiansand is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Ammassalik is in or near the polar desert biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 8.8 °C (15.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.9 °C (7°F) more in Kristiansand. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 417 mm (16.4 in) more which is equivalent to 417 l/m² (10.23 US gal/ft²) or 4,170,000 l/ha (445,801 US gal/ac) more. About 1 3/7 as much.
  • There are 320 more hours of sunlight per year in Kristiansand. In whichever way circa 0h 53' more per day or about 1 2/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 7.4° higher in Kristiansand than in Ammassalik.
  • Relative humidity levels are 3.5% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 7.7°C (13.8°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+9) +6 (+11) +9 (+16) +10 (+17) +10 (+19) +11 (+19) +10 (+18) +10 (+17) +9 (+17) +9 (+16) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +9 (+16)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+10) +6 (+11) +10 (+17) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +10 (+17) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +8 (+15) +8 (+15) +9 (+16)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+11) +7 (+12) +10 (+18) +10 (+17) +8 (+15) +8 (+14) +9 (+16) +8 (+15) +8 (+14) +8 (+15) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +8 (+15)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +10 (+0) -2 (0) -36 (-1) -4 (0) -5 (0) +25 (+1) +57 (+2) +77 (+3) +81 (+3) +67 (+3) +80 (+3) +67 (+3) +417 (+16)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +8 (+26) +5 (+18) +1 (+3) +3 (+10) +1 (+3) +4 (+13) +7 (+23) +7 (+23) +7 (+23) +6 (+19) +8 (+27) +10 (+32)   +67 (+18)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +1h 46' +1h 48' +0h 46' +0h 44' +0h 19' +1h 36' -0h 50' +0h 07' +0h 40' +1h 21' +1h 14' +1h 03'   +0h 53'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 40' +1h 15' +0h 12' -0h 48' -2h 06' -3h 34' -2h 46' -1h 15' -0h 10' +0h 50' +2h 09' +3h 34'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +7.3 +7.3 +7.3 +7.4 +7.5 +7.5 +7.5 +7.5 +7.5 +7.4 +7.4 +7.2   +7.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +2 -1 -4 -7 -16 -15 -10 -6 +2 +2 +4 +7   -3.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +5.6 (+10) +5.9 (+11) +8.7 (+16) +8.1 (+15) +6.3 (+11) +6.7 (+12) +7.8 (+14) +8.1 (+15) +9 (+16) +8.5 (+15) +8.3 (+15) +8.9 (+16) +7.7 (+14)

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