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Kristiansand vs Kuala Lumpur Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kristiansand, Norway and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia is approximately 9,922 km or 6,166 mi.
  • To reach Kristiansand in this distance one would set out from Kuala Lumpur bearing 328.2° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Kristiansand bearing 265.3° or W .
  • Kristiansand has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Kuala Lumpur has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • Kristiansand is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Kuala Lumpur is in or near the tropical moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 19.5 °C (35°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 17.3 °C (31.1°F) more in Kristiansand. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 965.2 mm (38 in) less which is equivalent to 965.2 l/m² (23.69 US gal/ft²) or 9,652,000 l/ha (1,031,863 US gal/ac) less. About 3/5 as much.
  • There are 433 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Kristiansand. In whichever way circa 1h 11' less per day or about 4/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 42.7° lower in Kristiansand than in Kuala Lumpur.
  • Relative humidity levels are 13.8% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 15.6°C (28.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -31 (-56) -31 (-56) -28 (-50) -23 (-41) -18 (-32) -14 (-25) -11 (-20) -12 (-22) -16 (-29) -21 (-38) -26 (-47) -28 (-50) -22 (-39)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -28 (-51) -28 (-50) -25 (-46) -21 (-38) -17 (-30) -13 (-23) -10 (-18) -11 (-20) -14 (-26) -18 (-33) -23 (-41) -25 (-45) -19 (-35)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -27 (-49) -27 (-49) -25 (-45) -21 (-38) -17 (-31) -14 (-25) -10 (-18) -12 (-22) -14 (-25) -18 (-32) -22 (-40) -24 (-43) -19 (-35)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -35 (-1) -45 (-2) -156 (-6) -212 (-8) -126 (-5) -52 (-2) -25 (-1) -3 (0) -36 (-1) -119 (-5) -99 (-4) -57 (-2) -965 (-38)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +3 (+10) +1 (+4) -5 ( -16) -8 ( -27) -7 ( -23) -1 ( -3) +3 (+10) +1 (+3) +1 (+3) -3 ( -10) -2 ( -7) +3 (+10)   -14 ( -4)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -4h 23' -4h 14' -2h 09' -0h 04' +1h 38' +2h 44' +1h 46' +0h 34' -0h 30' -2h 11' -3h 14' -4h 19'   -1h 11'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 54' -2h 55' -0h 31' +2h 00' +4h 17' +5h 35' +4h 59' +2h 56' +0h 27' -2h 04' -4h 21' -5h 35'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -54.8 -54.6 -54.5 -37.5 -20.8 -14.4 -20.3 -37 -54.6 -54.7 -54.8 -55   -42.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +22 +19 +17 +9 +0 +5 +8 +14 +15 +16 +17 +24   +13.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -22.1 (-40) -22.4 (-40) -20 (-36) -18.1 (-33) -15.9 (-29) -11.2 (-20) -7.8 (-14) -7.4 (-13) -10.5 (-19) -14.3 (-26) -18.4 (-33) -19 (-34) -15.6 (-28)

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