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Kristiansand vs Lappeenranta Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kristiansand, Norway and Lappeenranta, Finland is approximately 1,176 km or 731 mi.
  • To reach Kristiansand in this distance one would set out from Lappeenranta bearing 263.2° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Kristiansand bearing 245.7° or WSW .
  • Kristiansand has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Lappeenranta has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • Kristiansand is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Lappeenranta is in or near the boreal wet forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 3.5 °C (6.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.6 °C (13.7°F) less in Kristiansand. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 798 mm (31.4 in) more which is equivalent to 798 l/m² (19.58 US gal/ft²) or 7,980,000 l/ha (853,115 US gal/ac) more. About 2 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2.9° higher in Kristiansand than in Lappeenranta.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +5 (+10) +4 (+7) +1 (+1) -1 (-1) 0 (0) +1 (+1) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +5 (+8) +7 (+13) +3 (+6)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +91 (+4) +71 (+3) +29 (+1) +42 (+2) +27 (+1) +25 (+1) +37 (+1) +61 (+2) +85 (+3) +89 (+4) +118 (+5) +123 (+5) +798 (+31)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 46' +0h 24' +0h 04' -0h 15' -0h 38' -0h 56' -0h 47' -0h 24' -0h 03' +0h 16' +0h 38' +0h 56'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +2.9 +2.9 +2.9 +2.9 +2.9 +2.9 +2.9 +2.9 +2.9 +2.8 +2.8 +2.8   +2.9

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