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Kristiansand vs Quito Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kristiansand, Norway and Quito, Ecuador is approximately 9,816 km or 6,100 mi.
  • To reach Kristiansand in this distance one would set out from Quito bearing 31.8° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Kristiansand bearing 86.9° or E .
  • Both have a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Both are in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 7.4 °C (13.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 17.5 °C (31.5°F) more in Kristiansand. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 387.2 mm (15.2 in) more which is equivalent to 387.2 l/m² (9.5 US gal/ft²) or 3,872,000 l/ha (413,942 US gal/ac) more. About 1 3/8 as much.
  • There are 263 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Kristiansand. In whichever way circa 0h 43' less per day or about 7/8 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 42.7° lower in Kristiansand than in Quito.
  • Relative humidity levels are 0.2% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 7.1°C (12.8°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-38) -19 (-34) -16 (-29) -11 (-20) -7 (-13) -3 (-5) +-1 (-2) +-3 (-5) -7 (-13) -11 (-20) -16 (-29) -18 (-32) -11 (-20)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -16 (-29) -16 (-28) -13 (-23) -8 (-15) -4 (-7) -1 (-1) +2 (+3) +1 (+1) -3 (-5) -6 (-11) -11 (-19) -13 (-24) -7 (-13)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-23) -13 (-23) -10 (-18) -6 (-11) -2 (-4) +1 (+2) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +1 (+2) -3 (-5) -7 (-13) -10 (-18) -4 (-8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +54 (+2) -14 (-1) -65 (-3) -76 (-3) -40 (-2) +38 (+1) +78 (+3) +111 (+4) +77 (+3) +38 (+1) +97 (+4) +90 (+4) +387 (+15)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +3 (+10) -1 ( -4) -8 ( -26) -9 ( -30) -9 ( -29) +1 (+3) +8 (+26) +8 (+26) +6 (+20) -1 ( -3) +4 (+13) +5 (+16)   +7 (+2)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -3h 34' -1h 48' +0h 05' +1h 42' +2h 38' +3h 02' +1h 13' -0h 05' -1h 06' -2h 17' -3h 54' -4h 34'   -0h 43'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -5h 04' -3h 02' -0h 32' +2h 04' +4h 26' +5h 46' +5h 09' +3h 02' +0h 28' -2h 08' -4h 30' -5h 47'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -58.2 -57.9 -56 -34 -17.5 -11.1 -17.1 -33.9 -55.6 -57.7 -58 -58.2   -42.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +2 -2 -7 -10 -14 -7 +4 +11 +9 +2 +4 +6   -0.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -15.2 (-27) -15.1 (-27) -13.5 (-24) -10 (-18) -6.7 (-12) -1.9 (-3) +2.7 (+5) +2.8 (+5) -0.9 (-2) -5.8 (-10) -9.8 (-18) -11.9 (-21) -7.1 (-13)

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