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Kristiansand vs Petrolina Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kristiansand, Norway and Petrolina, Brazil is approximately 8,682 km or 5,395 mi.
  • To reach Kristiansand in this distance one would set out from Petrolina bearing 23.8° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Kristiansand bearing 49° or NE .
  • Kristiansand has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Petrolina has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • Kristiansand is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Petrolina is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 19.2 °C (34.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 14.8 °C (26.6°F) more in Kristiansand. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 791.2 mm (31.1 in) more which is equivalent to 791.2 l/m² (19.42 US gal/ft²) or 7,912,000 l/ha (845,845 US gal/ac) more. About 2 2/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 41.2° lower in Kristiansand than in Petrolina.
  • Relative humidity levels are 18.4% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 14°C (25.2°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -29 (-52) -29 (-51) -25 (-45) -20 (-36) -15 (-27) -11 (-19) -8 (-15) -9 (-17) -14 (-26) -20 (-36) -25 (-44) -26 (-47) -19 (-35)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +56 (+2) +10 (+0) -86 (-3) -9 (0) +30 (+1) +65 (+3) +91 (+4) +139 (+5) +150 (+6) +132 (+5) +126 (+5) +89 (+4) +791 (+31)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -5h 33' -3h 19' -0h 36' +2h 16' +4h 51' +6h 18' +5h 38' +3h 20' +0h 31' -2h 21' -4h 55' -6h 18'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -67.2 -65.2 -48 -24.9 -8.3 -1.9 -7.9 -24.7 -47.4 -64.9 -67 -67.4   -41.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +24 +16 +8 +2 +2 +7 +11 +23 +31 +33 +33 +31   +18.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -22.3 (-40) -23.7 (-43) -22.2 (-40) -18.6 (-33) -13.7 (-25) -8.3 (-15) -5.2 (-9) -3.3 (-6) -5.8 (-10) -10.9 (-20) -15.9 (-29) -18.1 (-33) -14 (-25)

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