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Kristiansand vs Horta, Faial Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kristiansand, Norway and Horta, Faial, Azores is approximately 3,408 km or 2,118 mi.
  • To reach Kristiansand in this distance one would set out from Horta, Faial bearing 38.1° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Kristiansand bearing 66.3° or ENE .
  • Kristiansand has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Horta, Faial has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • The annual average temperature is 10.2 °C (18.4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.9 °C (17.8°F) more in Kristiansand. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 426 mm (16.8 in) more which is equivalent to 426 l/m² (10.46 US gal/ft²) or 4,260,000 l/ha (455,422 US gal/ac) more. About 1 3/7 as much.
  • There are 11 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Kristiansand. In whichever way circa 0h 01' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 19.6° lower in Kristiansand than in Horta, Faial.
  • Relative humidity levels are 3.7% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 10.6°C (19.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-28) -14 (-25) -11 (-20) -7 (-13) -4 (-7) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -5 (-9) -8 (-14) -10 (-19) -13 (-23) -13 (-24) -9 (-16)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -16 (-29) -15 (-27) -13 (-23) -9 (-16) -6 (-11) -5 (-8) -5 (-8) -7 (-12) -9 (-17) -11 (-20) -13 (-24) -14 (-26) -10 (-18)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -17 (-31) -16 (-30) -14 (-25) -11 (-19) -8 (-14) -7 (-13) -6 (-11) -8 (-15) -11 (-19) -12 (-21) -14 (-24) -15 (-27) -12 (-21)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +16 (+1) +2 (+0) -19 (-1) +8 (+0) +2 (+0) +26 (+1) +69 (+3) +89 (+4) +66 (+3) +53 (+2) +61 (+2) +53 (+2) +426 (+17)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -1 ( -3) -1 ( -4) -8 ( -26) -2 ( -7) -5 ( -16) +1 (+3) +5 (+16) +4 (+13) +4 (+13) +2 (+6) +2 (+7) +2 (+6)   +3 (+1)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -1h 01' -0h 21' +0h 19' +1h 12' +2h 13' +3h 30' +0h 50' -0h 44' -1h 20' -1h 34' -1h 46' -1h 36'   -0h 01'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 42' -1h 34' -0h 16' +1h 03' +2h 20' +3h 07' +2h 45' +1h 34' +0h 14' -1h 05' -2h 22' -3h 08'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -19.6 -19.6 -19.7 -19.6 -19.6 -19.6 -19.5 -19.6 -19.6 -19.6 -19.5 -19.6   -19.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +2 -1 -5 -7 -15 -13 -9 -4 -1 +2 +3 +4   -3.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -15.2 (-27) -14.5 (-26) -13 (-23) -10 (-18) -8.7 (-16) -7.1 (-13) -6.3 (-11) -7.3 (-13) -9.2 (-17) -10.3 (-19) -12.4 (-22) -13.1 (-24) -10.6 (-19)

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