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Kristiansand vs Kathmandu Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kristiansand, Norway and Kathmandu, Nepal is approximately 6,694 km or 4,160 mi.
  • To reach Kristiansand in this distance one would set out from Kathmandu bearing 323.6° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Kristiansand bearing 264.7° or W .
  • Kristiansand has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Kathmandu has a humid subtropical climate with dry winters (Cwa).
  • Kristiansand is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Kathmandu is in or near the subtropical wet forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 11.2 °C (20.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4 °C (7.2°F) more in Kristiansand. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 58 mm (2.3 in) more which is equivalent to 58 l/m² (1.42 US gal/ft²) or 580,000 l/ha (62,006 US gal/ac) more. About 1 as much.
  • There are 761 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Kristiansand. In whichever way circa 2h 06' less per day or about 5/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 30.4° lower in Kristiansand than in Kathmandu.
  • Relative humidity levels are 2.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 10.1°C (18.2°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -17 (-31) -19 (-34) -19 (-34) -18 (-32) -15 (-27) -10 (-18) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -12 (-22) -16 (-29) -17 (-31) -16 (-29) -15 (-26)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -12 (-21) -14 (-24) -14 (-25) -14 (-24) -12 (-22) -10 (-18) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -11 (-20) -12 (-21) -12 (-21) -10 (-18) -11 (-20)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -9 (-16) -9 (-16) -10 (-18) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -10 (-18) -7 (-13) -6 (-11) -4 (-7) -8 (-14)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +121 (+5) +84 (+3) +26 (+1) +21 (+1) -41 (-2) -123 (-5) -274 (-11) -202 (-8) -12 (0) +116 (+5) +171 (+7) +171 (+7) +58 (+2)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +18 (+58) +11 (+39) +10 (+32) +7 (+23) 0 ( 0) -3 ( -10) -7 ( -23) -5 ( -16) +6 (+20) +14 (+45) +19 (+63) +20.5 (+66)   +90.5 (+25)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -5h 23' -5h 50' -4h 01' -1h 28' +0h 32' +3h 08' +3h 54' +1h 44' +0h 42' -5h 01' -6h 28' -7h 00'   -2h 06'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 31' -2h 04' -0h 22' +1h 24' +3h 03' +4h 02' +3h 35' +2h 04' +0h 19' -1h 27' -3h 06' -4h 03'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -30.3 -30.3 -30.4 -30.3 -30.3 -30.4 -30.3 -30.5 -30.5 -30.5 -30.4 -30.4   -30.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +3 +8 +14 +19 +9 -5 -10 -7 -3 +2 -2 +5   +2.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -10.4 (-19) -11.2 (-20) -10.2 (-18) -8.4 (-15) -9.2 (-17) -10.7 (-19) -9.3 (-17) -9.1 (-16) -11.3 (-20) -10.9 (-20) -11.6 (-21) -8.8 (-16) -10.1 (-18)

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