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Kristiansand vs Marrakech Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kristiansand, Norway and Marrakech, Morocco is approximately 3,192 km or 1,983 mi.
  • To reach Kristiansand in this distance one would set out from Marrakech bearing 17.6° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Kristiansand bearing 29.3° or NNE .
  • Kristiansand has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Marrakech has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • Kristiansand is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Marrakech is in or near the subtropical desert scrub biome.
  • The mean temperature is 12.5 °C (22.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.4 °C (4.3°F) more in Kristiansand. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1119.7 mm (44.1 in) more which is equivalent to 1119.7 l/m² (27.48 US gal/ft²) or 11,197,000 l/ha (1,197,034 US gal/ac) more. About 5 as much.
  • There are 1351 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Kristiansand. In whichever way circa 3h 41' less per day or about 4/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 26.5° lower in Kristiansand than in Marrakech.
  • Relative humidity levels are 14.1% 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 Marrakech. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Marrakech vs Kristiansand.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -16 (-29) -18 (-32) -17 (-31) -14 (-25) -14 (-25) -13 (-23) -16 (-29) -17 (-31) -17 (-31) -16 (-29) -16 (-29) -14 (-25) -16 (-28)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -14 (-26) -15 (-28) -14 (-26) -11 (-20) -10 (-18) -10 (-18) -12 (-21) -13 (-23) -13 (-24) -13 (-24) -13 (-23) -12 (-21) -13 (-23)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-20) -12 (-22) -11 (-20) -9 (-16) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -10 (-18) -9 (-16) -10 (-18) -8 (-14) -9 (-17)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +96 (+4) +62 (+2) +24 (+1) +34 (+1) +34 (+1) +71 (+3) +103 (+4) +140 (+5) +150 (+6) +129 (+5) +135 (+5) +142 (+6) +1120 (+44)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +14 (+45) +9 (+32) +5 (+16) +8 (+27) +8 (+26) +10 (+33) +13 (+42) +14 (+45) +16 (+53) +12 (+39) +14 (+47) +15 (+48)   +138 (+38)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -5h 17' -4h 08' -3h 32' -2h 18' -1h 27' -1h 12' -3h 01' -3h 40' -4h 14' -4h 44' -5h 06' -5h 38'   -3h 41'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 15' -1h 54' -0h 20' +1h 17' +2h 49' +3h 44' +3h 19' +1h 54' +0h 17' -1h 20' -2h 51' -3h 44'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -26.5 -26.5 -26.6 -26.5 -26.5 -26.5 -26.4 -26.5 -26.5 -26.5 -26.4 -26.5   -26.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +11 +12 +11 +10 +9 +13 +23 +28 +24 -6 +18 +16   +14.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -11.5 (-21) -12.1 (-22) -11.2 (-20) -8.7 (-16) -7.4 (-13) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -4.9 (-9) -7.1 (-13) -14 (-25) -8.8 (-16) -8.2 (-15) -8.7 (-16)

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