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Kristiansand vs Nord Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kristiansand, Norway and Nord, Greenland is approximately 2,716 km or 1,688 mi.
  • To reach Kristiansand in this distance one would set out from Nord bearing 147.9° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Kristiansand bearing 171.5° or S .
  • Kristiansand has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Nord has a tundra climate (ET).
  • Kristiansand is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Nord is in or near the polar desert biome.
  • The mean temperature is 24 °C (43.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.5 °C (27.9°F) less in Kristiansand. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1201 mm (47.3 in) more which is equivalent to 1201 l/m² (29.48 US gal/ft²) or 12,010,000 l/ha (1,283,949 US gal/ac) more. About 7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 23.4° higher in Kristiansand than in Nord.
  • Relative humidity levels are 1.3% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 22.9°C (41.1°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +28 (+50) +30 (+54) +33 (+59) +30 (+54) +22 (+40) +18 (+32) +15 (+27) +16 (+29) +23 (+41) +28 (+50) +28 (+50) +29 (+52) +25 (+45)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +29 (+52) +30 (+53) +33 (+59) +29 (+52) +21 (+37) +15 (+27) +14 (+24) +14 (+24) +21 (+38) +27 (+49) +29 (+51) +29 (+52) +24 (+43)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +29 (+52) +30 (+54) +32 (+58) +29 (+52) +19 (+34) +13 (+23) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +19 (+34) +27 (+49) +29 (+52) +29 (+52) +23 (+42)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +116 (+5) +87 (+3) +48 (+2) +52 (+2) +47 (+2) +65 (+3) +87 (+3) +121 (+5) +132 (+5) +134 (+5) +156 (+6) +156 (+6) +1201 (+47)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +11 (+35) +7 (+25) +2 (+6) +6 (+20) +4 (+13) +6 (+20) +8 (+26) +7 (+23) +7 (+23) +6 (+19) +7 (+23) +10 (+32)   +81 (+22)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +6h 55' +8h 58' +2h 11' -7h 41' -7h 34' -6h 13' -6h 50' -8h 55' -1h 47' +7h 46' +7h 30' +6h 13'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +23.4 +23.2 +23.3 +23.4 +23.4 +23.4 +23.5 +23.4 +23.4 +23.3 +23.4 +23.5   +23.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +9 +7 +2 -3 -12 -14 -9 -6 -5 +0 +6 +10   -1.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +29.6 (+53) +29.8 (+54) +31.8 (+57) +27.2 (+49) +17.2 (+31) +11.6 (+21) +11.3 (+20) +12 (+22) +19.5 (+35) +26.1 (+47) +28.5 (+51) +29.7 (+53) +22.9 (+41)

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