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Kristiansand vs Fort Mcmurray, Alberta Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kristiansand, Norway and Fort Mcmurray, Alberta, Canada is approximately 6,157 km or 3,826 mi.
  • To reach Kristiansand in this distance one would set out from Fort Mcmurray, Alberta bearing 34° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Kristiansand bearing 144.3° or SE .
  • Kristiansand has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Fort Mcmurray, Alberta has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Kristiansand is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Fort Mcmurray, Alberta is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 6.9 °C (12.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 17.9 °C (32.2°F) less in Kristiansand. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 936.2 mm (36.9 in) more which is equivalent to 936.2 l/m² (22.98 US gal/ft²) or 9,362,000 l/ha (1,000,860 US gal/ac) more. About 3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.5° lower in Kristiansand than in Fort Mcmurray, Alberta.
  • Relative humidity levels are 12.1% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 9.1°C (16.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +16 (+28) +11 (+19) +6 (+11) +1 (+1) +-2 (-4) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) +-2 (-3) +1 (+2) +3 (+5) +11 (+19) +17 (+30) +5 (+8)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +18 (+32) +13 (+24) +9 (+17) +3 (+6) +0 (+1) -1 (-1) 0 (0) +0 (+1) +3 (+5) +5 (+8) +13 (+23) +18 (+33) +7 (+12)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +20 (+37) +16 (+29) +13 (+23) +6 (+10) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +5 (+9) +7 (+12) +15 (+26) +20 (+36) +9 (+17)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +108 (+4) +84 (+3) +45 (+2) +50 (+2) +17 (+1) +11 (+0) +25 (+1) +71 (+3) +105 (+4) +121 (+5) +150 (+6) +150 (+6) +936 (+37)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +7 (+23) +6 (+21) +3 (+10) +6 (+20) +1 (+3) +1 (+3) +1 (+3) +3 (+10) +8 (+27) +9 (+29) +9 (+30) +10 (+32)   +64 (+18)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 20' -0h 10' -0h 01' +0h 07' +0h 16' +0h 23' +0h 20' +0h 10' +0h 01' -0h 07' -0h 17' -0h 23'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -1.6 -1.7 -1.7 -1.6 -1.5 -1.5 -1.4 -1.4 -1.4 -1.4 -1.4 -1.5   -1.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +2 +3 +13 +22 +16 +18 +16 +18 +17 +17 +3 +1   +12.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +17.7 (+32) +13.5 (+24) +11.1 (+20) +7.1 (+13) +4.2 (+8) +3.9 (+7) +3.7 (+7) +4.3 (+8) +6.3 (+11) +7.4 (+13) +12.4 (+22) +18 (+32) +9.1 (+16)

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