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Kristiansand vs Las Palmas De Gran Canaria Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kristiansand, Norway and Las Palmas De Gran Canaria, Canary Islands is approximately 3,819 km or 2,373 mi.
  • To reach Kristiansand in this distance one would set out from Las Palmas De Gran Canaria bearing 21.8° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Kristiansand bearing 38.4° or NE .
  • Kristiansand has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Las Palmas De Gran Canaria has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • The average annual temperature is 13.4 °C (24.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11.9 °C (21.4°F) more in Kristiansand. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1282.6 mm (50.5 in) more which is equivalent to 1282.6 l/m² (31.48 US gal/ft²) or 12,826,000 l/ha (1,371,185 US gal/ac) more. About 11 5/6 as much.
  • There are 545 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Kristiansand. In whichever way circa 1h 30' less per day or about 3/4 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 30.1° lower in Kristiansand than in Las Palmas De Gran Canaria.
  • Relative humidity levels are 0.4% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 13.1°C (23.5°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Kristiansand relative to Las Palmas De Gran Canaria. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Las Palmas De Gran Canaria vs Kristiansand.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -20 (-36) -19 (-34) -17 (-31) -12 (-22) -8 (-14) -5 (-9) -4 (-7) -6 (-11) -10 (-18) -15 (-27) -18 (-32) -18 (-32) -13 (-23)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -20 (-35) -19 (-34) -17 (-30) -13 (-23) -9 (-17) -7 (-13) -7 (-12) -9 (-15) -12 (-21) -15 (-26) -17 (-30) -17 (-31) -13 (-24)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-38) -21 (-38) -18 (-32) -15 (-27) -12 (-22) -10 (-18) -9 (-16) -11 (-20) -14 (-25) -16 (-29) -17 (-31) -19 (-34) -15 (-27)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +111 (+4) +78 (+3) +52 (+2) +67 (+3) +56 (+2) +75 (+3) +104 (+4) +143 (+6) +148 (+6) +143 (+6) +155 (+6) +152 (+6) +1283 (+50)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +10 (+32) +10 (+35) +7 (+23) +9 (+30) +8 (+26) +9 (+30) +13 (+42) +15 (+48) +16 (+53) +13 (+42) +12 (+40) +11 (+35)   +133 (+36)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -3h 48' -3h 15' -2h 13' -0h 48' +0h 46' +2h 20' +2h 17' +0h 07' -2h 14' -3h 38' -3h 36' -3h 58'   -1h 30'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 30' -2h 03' -0h 21' +1h 24' +3h 03' +4h 01' +3h 34' +2h 03' +0h 18' -1h 27' -3h 05' -4h 02'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -30.2 -30.2 -30.3 -30.2 -30.2 -30.2 -30.1 -30.2 -30.1 -30.1 -30.1 -30.2   -30.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +6 +3 +1 -4 -11 -8 -9 +1 +0 +2 +6 +9   -0.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -17.6 (-32) -17.6 (-32) -15.9 (-29) -13.1 (-24) -11.4 (-21) -8.8 (-16) -8.5 (-15) -8.1 (-15) -11.4 (-21) -13.8 (-25) -15.3 (-28) -15.1 (-27) -13.1 (-24)

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