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Kristiansand vs Lafayette, La Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kristiansand, Norway and Lafayette, La, Usa is approximately 7,740 km or 4,810 mi.
  • To reach Kristiansand in this distance one would set out from Lafayette, La bearing 33.7° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Kristiansand bearing 114.7° or ESE .
  • Kristiansand has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Lafayette, La has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Kristiansand is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Lafayette, La is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 12.8 °C (23.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1 °C (1.8°F) more in Kristiansand. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 81.3 mm (3.2 in) less which is equivalent to 81.3 l/m² (2 US gal/ft²) or 813,000 l/ha (86,915 US gal/ac) less. About 1 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 27.9° lower in Kristiansand than in Lafayette, La.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-26) -15 (-28) -17 (-30) -16 (-29) -14 (-26) -13 (-23) -12 (-21) -12 (-22) -15 (-26) -16 (-28) -16 (-28) -14 (-25) -14 (-26)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -12 (-22) -14 (-24) -15 (-26) -14 (-26) -13 (-24) -13 (-23) -11 (-20) -12 (-22) -14 (-24) -13 (-23) -12 (-22) -11 (-20) -13 (-23)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-18) -12 (-21) -13 (-23) -13 (-23) -13 (-23) -13 (-23) -11 (-20) -12 (-21) -13 (-23) -9 (-17) -9 (-16) -9 (-16) -11 (-20)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +2 (+0) -9 (0) -43 (-2) -30 (-1) -73 (-3) -55 (-2) -73 (-3) +6 (+0) +20 (+1) +57 (+2) +79 (+3) +37 (+1) -81 (-3)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 21' -1h 57' -0h 20' +1h 20' +2h 54' +3h 51' +3h 25' +1h 58' +0h 18' -1h 22' -2h 57' -3h 51'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -28 -28 -28.1 -28 -27.9 -27.9 -27.8 -27.8 -27.8 -27.8 -27.8 -27.9   -27.9

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