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Kristiansand vs Lake Charles, Louisiana Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kristiansand, Norway and Lake Charles, Louisiana, Usa is approximately 7,812 km or 4,855 mi.
  • To reach Kristiansand in this distance one would set out from Lake Charles, Louisiana bearing 33.3° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Kristiansand bearing 115.7° or ESE .
  • Kristiansand has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Lake Charles, Louisiana has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Kristiansand is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Lake Charles, Louisiana is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 12.8 °C (23.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.8 °C (1.4°F) more in Kristiansand. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 8 mm (0.3 in) more which is equivalent to 8 l/m² (0.2 US gal/ft²) or 80,000 l/ha (8,553 US gal/ac) more. About 1 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 28° lower in Kristiansand than in Lake Charles, Louisiana.
  • Relative humidity levels are 15.8% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 8.7°C (15.7°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -14 (-26) -15 (-28) -17 (-30) -16 (-28) -14 (-25) -13 (-23) -12 (-21) -13 (-23) -14 (-26) -16 (-28) -16 (-28) -13 (-24) -14 (-26)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -12 (-22) -14 (-24) -14 (-26) -14 (-26) -13 (-24) -13 (-23) -11 (-21) -12 (-22) -13 (-24) -13 (-23) -12 (-22) -11 (-20) -13 (-23)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-18) -12 (-21) -12 (-22) -13 (-23) -13 (-23) -13 (-23) -11 (-20) -12 (-21) -12 (-22) -9 (-17) -9 (-16) -8 (-15) -11 (-20)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +13 (+1) +9 (+0) -22 (-1) -12 (0) -86 (-3) -51 (-2) -28 (-1) +8 (+0) +12 (+0) +53 (+2) +68 (+3) +45 (+2) +8 (+0)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +9 (+29) +7 (+25) +4 (+13) +5 (+17) +2 (+6) +3 (+10) +1 (+3) +4 (+13) +10 (+33) +12 (+39) +12 (+40) +11 (+35)   +80 (+22)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 21' -1h 58' -0h 20' +1h 20' +2h 55' +3h 51' +3h 25' +1h 58' +0h 18' -1h 23' -2h 57' -3h 52'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -28 -28.1 -28.2 -28.1 -28 -28 -27.8 -27.9 -27.9 -27.9 -27.9 -28   -28
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +14 +14 +15 +13 +8 +11 +9 +15 +19 +26 +26 +20   +15.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -9 (-16) -10 (-18) -10.4 (-19) -10.6 (-19) -10.6 (-19) -9.4 (-17) -8.7 (-16) -8.2 (-15) -8.6 (-15) -6.4 (-12) -6.4 (-12) -6.6 (-12) -8.7 (-16)

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