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Kristiansand vs Geilo Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kristiansand, Norway and Geilo, Norway is approximately 264 km or 164 mi.
  • To reach Kristiansand in this distance one would set out from Geilo bearing 183° or S and follow the great circles arc to approach Kristiansand bearing 182.8° or S .
  • Kristiansand has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Geilo has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • Kristiansand is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Geilo is in or near the boreal wet forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 5.9 °C (10.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3 °C (5.4°F) less in Kristiansand. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 803 mm (31.6 in) more which is equivalent to 803 l/m² (19.71 US gal/ft²) or 8,030,000 l/ha (858,460 US gal/ac) more. About 2 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2.4° higher in Kristiansand than in Geilo.
  • Relative humidity levels are 8.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 7.2°C (13°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+11) +8 (+14) +6 (+11) +7 (+13) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +7 (+13) +5 (+10)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +7 (+12) +6 (+10) +5 (+8) +5 (+8) +5 (+8) +5 (+8) +6 (+10) +6 (+11) +7 (+13) +6 (+11)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +6 (+11) +6 (+11) +5 (+9) +6 (+11) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +6 (+11) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +6 (+12)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +85 (+3) +67 (+3) +39 (+2) +49 (+2) +18 (+1) +13 (+1) +33 (+1) +63 (+2) +91 (+4) +93 (+4) +125 (+5) +127 (+5) +803 (+32)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +4 (+13) +4 (+14) +2 (+6) +3 (+10) 0 ( 0) -1 ( -3) -1 ( -3) -1 ( -3) +2 (+7) +3 (+10) +6 (+20) +5 (+16)   +26 (+7)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 36' +0h 19' +0h 03' -0h 12' -0h 30' -0h 44' -0h 37' -0h 19' -0h 02' +0h 13' +0h 31' +0h 44'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +2.3 +2.3 +2.3 +2.4 +2.4 +2.4 +2.4 +2.4 +2.4 +2.3 +2.3 +2.3   +2.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +5 +6 +9 +7 +9 +14 +11 +13 +16 +9 +3 +0   +8.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +7.5 (+14) +8.7 (+16) +8.1 (+15) +6.9 (+12) +6.9 (+12) +7.5 (+14) +6.7 (+12) +7.1 (+13) +7.6 (+14) +6.7 (+12) +6 (+11) +6.8 (+12) +7.2 (+13)

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