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Kristiansand vs New Orleans, Louisiana Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kristiansand, Norway and New Orleans, Louisiana, Usa is approximately 7,667 km or 4,764 mi.
  • To reach Kristiansand in this distance one would set out from New Orleans, Louisiana bearing 34° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Kristiansand bearing 113.3° or ESE .
  • Kristiansand has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas New Orleans, Louisiana has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Kristiansand is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas New Orleans, Louisiana is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 12.9 °C (23.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.5 °C (2.7°F) more in Kristiansand. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 170.8 mm (6.7 in) less which is equivalent to 170.8 l/m² (4.19 US gal/ft²) or 1,708,000 l/ha (182,597 US gal/ac) less. About 8/9 as much.
  • There are 840 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Kristiansand. In whichever way circa 2h 17' less per day or about 2/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 28.1° lower in Kristiansand than in New Orleans, Louisiana.
  • Relative humidity levels are 15.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 9.1°C (16.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-27) -16 (-28) -17 (-31) -16 (-28) -14 (-25) -13 (-23) -12 (-21) -12 (-22) -14 (-26) -15 (-28) -16 (-28) -14 (-25) -14 (-26)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-23) -14 (-25) -15 (-27) -14 (-26) -13 (-24) -13 (-23) -11 (-20) -12 (-22) -14 (-24) -13 (-23) -13 (-23) -12 (-21) -13 (-23)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-19) -12 (-21) -13 (-23) -13 (-23) -12 (-22) -13 (-23) -11 (-19) -12 (-21) -13 (-23) -10 (-18) -10 (-17) -9 (-16) -11 (-21)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) 0 (0) -53 (-2) -63 (-2) -41 (-2) -58 (-2) -73 (-3) -51 (-2) -14 (-1) +16 (+1) +76 (+3) +64 (+3) +27 (+1) -171 (-7)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +9 (+29) +7 (+25) +3 (+10) +6 (+20) +2 (+6) +1 (+3) 0 ( 0) +1 (+3) +8 (+27) +12 (+39) +13 (+43) +11 (+35)   +73 (+20)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -3h 19' -2h 22' -2h 27' -1h 40' -0h 46' +0h 18' +0h 38' -1h 32' -2h 42' -4h 56' -4h 38' -4h 07'   -2h 17'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 22' -1h 58' -0h 21' +1h 20' +2h 55' +3h 52' +3h 26' +1h 58' +0h 18' -1h 23' -2h 58' -3h 52'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -28.2 -28.2 -28.3 -28.2 -28.2 -28.1 -28 -28.1 -28 -28 -28 -28.1   -28.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +17 +17 +17 +14 +8 +8 +6 +12 +16 +24 +25 +20   +15.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -8.8 (-16) -9.6 (-17) -10.3 (-19) -10.5 (-19) -10.6 (-19) -10.1 (-18) -9.3 (-17) -8.8 (-16) -9.5 (-17) -6.9 (-12) -7 (-13) -7.2 (-13) -9.1 (-16)

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