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Kristiansand vs Qausuittuq/ Resolute, Cornwallis Island, Nunavut Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kristiansand, Norway and Qausuittuq/ Resolute, Cornwallis Island, Nunavut, Canada is approximately 4,222 km or 2,624 mi.
  • To reach Kristiansand in this distance one would set out from Qausuittuq/ Resolute, Cornwallis Island, Nunavut bearing 56.7° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Kristiansand bearing 155.3° or SSE .
  • Kristiansand has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Qausuittuq/ Resolute, Cornwallis Island, Nunavut has a tundra climate (ET).
  • Kristiansand is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Qausuittuq/ Resolute, Cornwallis Island, Nunavut is in or near the polar desert biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 23.6 °C (42.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 19.5 °C (35.1°F) less in Kristiansand. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1270 mm (50 in) more which is equivalent to 1270 l/m² (31.17 US gal/ft²) or 12,700,000 l/ha (1,357,714 US gal/ac) more. About 10 2/3 as much.
  • There are 357.5 more hours of sunlight per year in Kristiansand. In whichever way circa 0h 59' more per day or about 1 1/4 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 16.5° higher in Kristiansand than in Qausuittuq/ Resolute, Cornwallis Island, Nunavut.
  • Relative humidity levels are 1.2% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 22.4°C (40.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Kristiansand relative to Qausuittuq/ Resolute, Cornwallis Island, Nunavut. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Qausuittuq/ Resolute, Cornwallis Island, Nunavut vs Kristiansand.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +29 (+52) +32 (+58) +34 (+61) +29 (+52) +23 (+41) +17 (+31) +14 (+25) +15 (+27) +19 (+34) +23 (+41) +27 (+49) +29 (+52) +24 (+44)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +30 (+53) +32 (+58) +34 (+60) +29 (+52) +22 (+40) +14 (+25) +12 (+22) +13 (+23) +17 (+31) +23 (+41) +28 (+50) +31 (+55) +24 (+42)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +30 (+54) +32 (+58) +33 (+59) +29 (+52) +21 (+38) +11 (+20) +10 (+18) +11 (+20) +15 (+27) +23 (+41) +28 (+50) +32 (+58) +23 (+41)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +125 (+5) +96 (+4) +59 (+2) +67 (+3) +51 (+2) +65 (+3) +79 (+3) +113 (+4) +141 (+6) +137 (+5) +170 (+7) +167 (+7) +1270 (+50)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +14 (+45) +11 (+39) +8 (+26) +6 (+20) +2 (+6) +5 (+17) +6 (+19) +5 (+16) +6 (+20) +3 (+10) +13 (+43) +14 (+45)   +93 (+26)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +1h 48' +2h 37' +0h 01' -1h 44' -1h 11' +0h 20' -0h 48' +2h 00' +3h 32' +2h 34' +1h 39' +1h 03'   +0h 59'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +6h 55' +5h 36' +0h 43' -3h 08' -7h 27' -6h 13' -6h 50' -5h 34' -0h 37' +3h 20' +7h 28' +6h 13'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +16.5 +16.3 +16.3 +16.5 +16.5 +16.6 +16.6 +16.6 +16.6 +16.4 +16.6 +16.6   +16.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +13 +13 +4 -2 -16 -16 -11 -11 -9 -2 +8 +15   -1.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +30.6 (+55) +33 (+59) +33 (+59) +27.3 (+49) +18.1 (+33) +10.3 (+19) +9.5 (+17) +10.7 (+19) +15 (+27) +21.9 (+39) +27.8 (+50) +31.8 (+57) +22.4 (+40)

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