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Kristiansand vs Jizan Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kristiansand, Norway and Jizan, Saudi Arabia is approximately 5,395 km or 3,352 mi.
  • To reach Kristiansand in this distance one would set out from Jizan bearing 336.4° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Kristiansand bearing 313.5° or NW .
  • Kristiansand has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Jizan has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Kristiansand is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Jizan is in or near the tropical desert biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 22.5 °C (40.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10.5 °C (18.9°F) more in Kristiansand. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1363.5 mm (53.7 in) more which is equivalent to 1363.5 l/m² (33.46 US gal/ft²) or 13,635,000 l/ha (1,457,672 US gal/ac) more. About 37 6/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 39° lower in Kristiansand than in Jizan.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -30 (-54) -30 (-54) -29 (-52) -26 (-47) -24 (-43) -19 (-34) -18 (-32) -18 (-32) -22 (-40) -26 (-47) -29 (-52) -28 (-50) -25 (-45)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -27 (-49) -28 (-50) -26 (-46) -23 (-41) -22 (-39) -19 (-34) -16 (-28) -18 (-32) -21 (-38) -23 (-41) -25 (-44) -25 (-45) -23 (-41)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -25 (-45) -25 (-45) -22 (-40) -20 (-36) -18 (-32) -18 (-32) -15 (-27) -16 (-29) -17 (-31) -19 (-34) -20 (-36) -21 (-38) -20 (-35)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +128 (+5) +96 (+4) +62 (+2) +55 (+2) +58 (+2) +75 (+3) +100 (+4) +143 (+6) +151 (+6) +149 (+6) +174 (+7) +173 (+7) +1364 (+54)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 11' -2h 28' -0h 26' +1h 41' +3h 38' +4h 46' +4h 15' +2h 28' +0h 22' -1h 44' -3h 41' -4h 47'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -41.1 -41.1 -41.2 -41.2 -34.5 -28.2 -33.8 -41.2 -41.2 -41.1 -41.1 -41.2   -39

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