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Kristiansand vs Haifa Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kristiansand, Norway and Haifa, Israel is approximately 3,470 km or 2,156 mi.
  • To reach Kristiansand in this distance one would set out from Haifa bearing 332.5° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Kristiansand bearing 312.5° or NW .
  • Kristiansand has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Haifa has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • Kristiansand is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Haifa is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 13.6 °C (24.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5 °C (9°F) more in Kristiansand. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 902 mm (35.5 in) more which is equivalent to 902 l/m² (22.14 US gal/ft²) or 9,020,000 l/ha (964,298 US gal/ac) more. About 2 4/5 as much.
  • There are 1461 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Kristiansand. In whichever way circa 3h 59' less per day or about 5/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 25.3° lower in Kristiansand than in Haifa.
  • Relative humidity levels are 6.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 11.7°C (21.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -17 (-31) -16 (-29) -15 (-27) -13 (-23) -10 (-18) -9 (-16) -8 (-14) -10 (-18) -13 (-23) -17 (-31) -18 (-32) -15 (-27) -13 (-24)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -16 (-29) -16 (-28) -15 (-26) -13 (-23) -11 (-20) -11 (-20) -10 (-18) -12 (-22) -14 (-25) -16 (-29) -16 (-29) -15 (-26) -14 (-25)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-27) -15 (-27) -14 (-25) -13 (-23) -12 (-22) -13 (-23) -12 (-22) -14 (-25) -15 (-27) -15 (-27) -14 (-25) -14 (-25) -14 (-25)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -1 (0) +31 (+1) +5 (+0) +51 (+2) +53 (+2) +75 (+3) +103 (+4) +143 (+6) +153 (+6) +146 (+6) +89 (+4) +54 (+2) +902 (+36)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +4 (+13) +5 (+18) +2 (+6) +9 (+30) +8 (+26) +12 (+40) +14 (+45) +15 (+48) +18 (+60) +14 (+45) +13 (+43) +9 (+29)   +123 (+34)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -4h 00' -3h 17' -3h 50' -3h 16' -2h 27' -2h 16' -3h 19' -4h 25' -5h 00' -5h 42' -5h 38' -4h 44'   -3h 59'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 10' -1h 50' -0h 19' +1h 15' +2h 44' +3h 38' +3h 13' +1h 51' +0h 16' -1h 17' -2h 47' -3h 39'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -25.3 -25.3 -25.3 -25.3 -25.3 -25.3 -25.2 -25.3 -25.3 -25.3 -25.3 -25.3   -25.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +10 +8 +6 +3 -4 -4 +0 +8 +12 +15 +14 +13   +6.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -13.4 (-24) -13.1 (-24) -12.5 (-23) -11.9 (-21) -11.4 (-21) -11.4 (-21) -9.6 (-17) -9.8 (-18) -10.9 (-20) -12.4 (-22) -12.8 (-23) -11.6 (-21) -11.7 (-21)

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