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Kristiansand vs Chiang Rai Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kristiansand, Norway and Chiang Rai, Thailand is approximately 8,242 km or 5,122 mi.
  • To reach Kristiansand in this distance one would set out from Chiang Rai bearing 326.8° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Kristiansand bearing 257.6° or WSW .
  • Kristiansand has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Chiang Rai has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Kristiansand is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Chiang Rai is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 16.9 °C (30.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10.3 °C (18.5°F) more in Kristiansand. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 332 mm (13.1 in) less which is equivalent to 332 l/m² (8.15 US gal/ft²) or 3,320,000 l/ha (354,930 US gal/ac) less. About 4/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 37.2° lower in Kristiansand than in Chiang Rai.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-38) -23 (-41) -23 (-41) -21 (-37) -17 (-30) -13 (-23) -10 (-18) -11 (-19) -14 (-25) -17 (-30) -19 (-33) -18 (-32) -17 (-30)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +116 (+5) +92 (+4) +43 (+2) -17 (-1) -146 (-6) -136 (-5) -204 (-8) -242 (-10) -112 (-4) +11 (+0) +115 (+5) +148 (+6) -332 (-13)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 00' -2h 22' -0h 25' +1h 36' +3h 29' +4h 35' +4h 04' +2h 22' +0h 21' -1h 40' -3h 32' -4h 35'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -38 -38 -38.1 -38.1 -37.1 -31.2 -36.1 -38.2 -38.2 -38.1 -38.1 -38.1   -37.2

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