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Kristiansand vs Hiroshima Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kristiansand, Norway and Hiroshima, Japan is approximately 8,506 km or 5,285 mi.
  • To reach Kristiansand in this distance one would set out from Hiroshima bearing 333.4° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Kristiansand bearing 224.4° or SW .
  • Kristiansand has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Hiroshima has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Both are in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 7.9 °C (14.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.4 °C (7.9°F) less in Kristiansand. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 153.3 mm (6 in) less which is equivalent to 153.3 l/m² (3.76 US gal/ft²) or 1,533,000 l/ha (163,888 US gal/ac) less. About 1 as much.
  • There are 469 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Kristiansand. In whichever way circa 1h 17' less per day or about 4/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 23.7° lower in Kristiansand than in Hiroshima.
  • Relative humidity levels are 3.8% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6.9°C (12.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-13) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -8 (-15) -8 (-14) -6 (-11) -8 (-15) -11 (-20) -11 (-20) -11 (-20) -10 (-19) -7 (-13) -9 (-15)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -7 (-13) -7 (-13) -7 (-13) -9 (-17) -11 (-21) -11 (-19) -9 (-16) -8 (-14) -6 (-10) -8 (-14)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-10) -6 (-10) -5 (-10) -7 (-12) -7 (-13) -9 (-16) -11 (-19) -13 (-23) -11 (-20) -8 (-14) -6 (-11) -5 (-8) -8 (-14)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +83 (+3) +41 (+2) -47 (-2) -91 (-4) -96 (-4) -197 (-8) -142 (-6) +26 (+1) -19 (-1) +50 (+2) +104 (+4) +134 (+5) -153 (-6)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +11 (+35) +8 (+28) +2 (+6) +3 (+10) -1 ( -3) 0 ( 0) +1 (+3) +7 (+23) +6 (+20) +12 (+39) +15 (+50) +16 (+52)   +80 (+22)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 54' -2h 15' -1h 42' -0h 36' +0h 46' +2h 58' +1h 29' -1h 07' -0h 50' -3h 01' -4h 14' -3h 56'   -1h 17'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 03' -1h 46' -0h 18' +1h 12' +2h 38' +3h 30' +3h 06' +1h 46' +0h 16' -1h 14' -2h 40' -3h 30'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -23.6 -23.6 -23.6 -23.6 -23.6 -23.7 -23.7 -23.9 -23.8 -23.8 -23.7 -23.7   -23.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +13 +10 +8 +3 -5 -10 -9 -1 +3 +9 +11 +14   +3.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -3.4 (-6) -3.7 (-7) -4.2 (-8) -6.5 (-12) -8.1 (-15) -9.2 (-17) -10.8 (-19) -11.2 (-20) -9.8 (-18) -7 (-13) -5.6 (-10) -2.7 (-5) -6.9 (-12)

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