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Kristiansand vs Kunming Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kristiansand, Norway and Kunming, China is approximately 7,932 km or 4,929 mi.
  • To reach Kristiansand in this distance one would set out from Kunming bearing 326.3° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Kristiansand bearing 252.4° or WSW .
  • Kristiansand has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Kunming has a subtropical highland climate with dry winters (Cwb).
  • Kristiansand is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Kunming is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 7.5 °C (13.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.4 °C (11.5°F) more in Kristiansand. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 394.3 mm (15.5 in) more which is equivalent to 394.3 l/m² (9.68 US gal/ft²) or 3,943,000 l/ha (421,533 US gal/ac) more. About 1 2/5 as much.
  • There are 377 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Kristiansand. In whichever way circa 1h 02' less per day or about 5/6 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 33° lower in Kristiansand than in Kunming.
  • Relative humidity levels are 5.1% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6.1°C (11°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -14 (-25) -15 (-27) -15 (-28) -14 (-24) -10 (-17) -5 (-9) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -7 (-12) -9 (-17) -11 (-20) -11 (-20) -10 (-18)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-17) -11 (-20) -11 (-20) -10 (-18) -8 (-15) -6 (-10) -3 (-6) -4 (-6) -6 (-10) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -7 (-12) -8 (-13)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-12) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -7 (-13) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -7 (-12) -6 (-11) -5 (-8) -6 (-12)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +116 (+5) +88 (+3) +46 (+2) +46 (+2) -34 (-1) -98 (-4) -101 (-4) -63 (-2) +34 (+1) +64 (+3) +136 (+5) +160 (+6) +394 (+16)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +18 (+58) +12 (+42) +8 (+26) +7 (+23) -2 ( -6) -6 ( -20) -6 ( -19) +1 (+3) +3 (+10) +5 (+16) +14 (+47) +18 (+58)   +72 (+20)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -6h 19' -5h 07' -3h 30' -1h 42' +1h 40' +5h 46' +5h 00' +2h 38' +1h 10' -2h 19' -4h 22' -5h 29'   -1h 02'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 42' -2h 10' -0h 23' +1h 28' +3h 13' +4h 14' +3h 46' +2h 10' +0h 20' -1h 31' -3h 15' -4h 14'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -33 -33 -33 -33 -33 -33.1 -32.9 -33.2 -33.2 -33.1 -33.1 -33.1   -33
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +18 +18 +19 +14 -19 -8 -8 -3 +2 +4 +10 +15   +5.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -5.6 (-10) -6.7 (-12) -6.3 (-11) -6.5 (-12) -11.9 (-21) -7.1 (-13) -4.8 (-9) -4.1 (-7) -4.9 (-9) -6.1 (-11) -5.7 (-10) -3.9 (-7) -6.1 (-11)

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