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Kristiansand vs Freetown Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kristiansand, Norway and Freetown, Sierra Leone is approximately 5,799 km or 3,604 mi.
  • To reach Kristiansand in this distance one would set out from Freetown bearing 14° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Kristiansand bearing 26.9° or NNE .
  • Kristiansand has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Freetown has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am).
  • The annual mean temperature is 20.3 °C (36.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.9 °C (28.6°F) more in Kristiansand. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1544.3 mm (60.8 in) less which is equivalent to 1544.3 l/m² (37.9 US gal/ft²) or 15,443,000 l/ha (1,650,959 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • There are 392 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Kristiansand. In whichever way circa 1h 05' less per day or about 5/6 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 42° lower in Kristiansand than in Freetown.
  • Relative humidity levels are 4.4% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 20.5°C (36.9°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -29 (-52) -28 (-51) -26 (-47) -21 (-38) -16 (-29) -11 (-20) -8 (-14) -8 (-15) -13 (-23) -19 (-34) -24 (-43) -26 (-46) -19 (-34)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -29 (-53) -29 (-52) -27 (-48) -23 (-41) -18 (-32) -13 (-24) -10 (-18) -10 (-19) -14 (-26) -19 (-34) -24 (-44) -27 (-48) -20 (-36)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -29 (-52) -29 (-52) -26 (-48) -23 (-41) -18 (-33) -15 (-26) -11 (-20) -12 (-22) -15 (-27) -18 (-33) -23 (-41) -26 (-47) -20 (-37)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +125 (+5) +96 (+4) +50 (+2) +26 (+1) -119 (-5) -248 (-10) -630 (-25) -648 (-26) -328 (-13) -113 (-4) +89 (+3) +157 (+6) -1544 (-61)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +18 (+58) +15 (+53) +10 (+32) +8 (+27) -3 ( -10) -8 ( -27) -11 ( -35) -9 ( -29) -5 ( -17) -1 ( -3) +9 (+30) +16 (+52)   +39 (+11)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -6h 00' -4h 44' -3h 50' -1h 16' +1h 25' +4h 32' +5h 23' +4h 34' +1h 06' -3h 05' -5h 02' -6h 07'   -1h 05'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 37' -2h 45' -0h 29' +1h 52' +4h 02' +5h 16' +4h 42' +2h 45' +0h 25' -1h 56' -4h 05' -5h 16'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -49.4 -49.3 -49.4 -42.9 -26.3 -19.9 -25.8 -42.6 -49.3 -49.2 -49.3 -49.5   -42
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +9 +7 +3 -7 -15 -17 -17 -10 -10 -3 +1 +7   -4.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -26.4 (-48) -26.4 (-48) -24.8 (-45) -23.2 (-42) -20.3 (-37) -16.5 (-30) -13 (-23) -12.1 (-22) -15.9 (-29) -19.3 (-35) -23.4 (-42) -24.4 (-44) -20.5 (-37)

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