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Kristiansand vs Rapid City (airport), Sd Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kristiansand, Norway and Rapid City (airport), Sd, Usa is approximately 7,006 km or 4,353 mi.
  • To reach Kristiansand in this distance one would set out from Rapid City (airport), Sd bearing 33.5° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Kristiansand bearing 131.2° or SE .
  • Kristiansand has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Rapid City (airport), Sd has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Kristiansand is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Rapid City (airport), Sd is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 1 °C (1.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.2 °C (16.6°F) less in Kristiansand. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 978.5 mm (38.5 in) more which is equivalent to 978.5 l/m² (24.01 US gal/ft²) or 9,785,000 l/ha (1,046,081 US gal/ac) more. About 3 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 14° lower in Kristiansand than in Rapid City (airport), Sd.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Kristiansand relative to Rapid City (airport), Sd. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Rapid City (airport), Sd vs Kristiansand.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +0 (0) +-1 (-3) +-3 (-5) -4 (-8) -5 (-9) -6 (-12) -9 (-16) -10 (-17) -8 (-14) -6 (-11) +-2 (-4) +2 (+4) -4 (-8)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+6) +1 (+3) +0 (+1) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -4 (-8) -6 (-10) -6 (-11) -4 (-6) -1 (-2) +2 (+3) +5 (+10) -1 (-2)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+12) +4 (+8) +3 (+6) +2 (+3) +0 (+1) -2 (-3) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) +1 (+1) +3 (+6) +6 (+11) +9 (+16) +2 (+4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +118 (+5) +87 (+3) +36 (+1) +25 (+1) -10 (0) -3 (0) +52 (+2) +101 (+4) +125 (+5) +125 (+5) +162 (+6) +161 (+6) +979 (+39)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 10' -1h 14' -0h 13' +0h 50' +1h 52' +2h 31' +2h 13' +1h 14' +0h 11' -0h 52' -1h 54' -2h 31'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -14.1 -14.2 -14.2 -14.2 -14.1 -14.1 -14 -14 -13.9 -14 -14 -14   -14

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