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Kristiansand vs Harrisburg, Pennsylvania Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kristiansand, Norway and Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, Usa is approximately 6,028 km or 3,746 mi.
  • To reach Kristiansand in this distance one would set out from Harrisburg, Pennsylvania bearing 40.4° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Kristiansand bearing 110.3° or ESE .
  • Kristiansand has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Harrisburg, Pennsylvania has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Kristiansand is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Harrisburg, Pennsylvania is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 4.5 °C (8.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.7 °C (13.9°F) less in Kristiansand. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 372.3 mm (14.7 in) more which is equivalent to 372.3 l/m² (9.14 US gal/ft²) or 3,723,000 l/ha (398,013 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/3 as much.
  • There are 810 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Kristiansand. In whichever way circa 2h 12' less per day or about 2/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 17.9° lower in Kristiansand than in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.
  • Relative humidity levels are 22.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 0.5°C (0.9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -5 (-9) -7 (-12) -8 (-14) -8 (-15) -9 (-16) -9 (-16) -9 (-15) -7 (-13) -5 (-10) +-1 (-1) -6 (-11)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (0) -1 (-2) -4 (-6) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -7 (-13) -5 (-8) -3 (-6) +0 (+0) -5 (-8)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+2) 0 (0) -2 (-4) -3 (-6) -5 (-8) -7 (-12) -7 (-12) -7 (-12) -6 (-10) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) +1 (+2) -3 (-6)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +56 (+2) +26 (+1) -21 (-1) -9 (0) -50 (-2) -23 (-1) +13 (+1) +59 (+2) +67 (+3) +79 (+3) +87 (+3) +91 (+4) +372 (+15)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +7 (+23) +7 (+25) 0 ( 0) +1 (+3) -3 ( -10) +1 (+3) +4 (+13) +5 (+16) +9 (+30) +9 (+29) +11 (+37) +11 (+35)   +62 (+17)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 42' -2h 24' -2h 19' -1h 00' -0h 27' -0h 42' -2h 09' -2h 21' -2h 36' -3h 30' -3h 06' -3h 15'   -2h 12'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 33' -1h 28' -0h 15' +0h 59' +2h 12' +2h 57' +2h 36' +1h 28' +0h 13' -1h 02' -2h 14' -2h 57'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -18 -18 -18.1 -18 -17.9 -17.9 -17.8 -17.9 -17.8 -17.8 -17.8 -17.9   -17.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +22 +24 +22 +23 +15 +16 +20 +23 +24 +28 +27 +26   +22.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +3.5 (+6) +3.2 (+6) +1.1 (+2) +0.7 (+1) -2 (-4) -3.1 (-6) -2.3 (-4) -2 (-4) -1.4 (-3) +1.6 (+3) +2 (+4) +4.4 (+8) +0.5 (+1)

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