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Kristiansand vs Rio Gallegos Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kristiansand, Norway and Rio Gallegos, Argentina is approximately 14,058 km or 8,736 mi.
  • To reach Kristiansand in this distance one would set out from Rio Gallegos bearing 39.7° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Kristiansand bearing 48.8° or NE .
  • Kristiansand has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Rio Gallegos has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Kristiansand is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Rio Gallegos is in or near the cool temperate desert scrub biome.
  • The mean temperature is 0.7 °C (1.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6 °C (10.8°F) more in Kristiansand. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1158.8 mm (45.6 in) more which is equivalent to 1158.8 l/m² (28.44 US gal/ft²) or 11,588,000 l/ha (1,238,834 US gal/ac) more. About 5 7/9 as much.
  • There are 26 more hours of sunlight per year in Kristiansand. In whichever way circa 0h 03' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 5.8° lower in Kristiansand than in Rio Gallegos.
  • Relative humidity levels are 10.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.7°C (3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -18 (-33) -17 (-31) -12 (-21) -3 (-5) +7 (+13) +14 (+26) +17 (+30) +13 (+23) +5 (+9) -3 (-6) -11 (-20) -15 (-26) -2 (-4)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-28) -15 (-26) -9 (-17) -2 (-3) +7 (+12) +13 (+23) +16 (+28) +13 (+23) +6 (+12) -1 (-1) -8 (-14) -12 (-21) -1 (-1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-23) -12 (-22) -8 (-14) -1 (-2) +6 (+10) +11 (+20) +14 (+26) +11 (+20) +7 (+12) +2 (+4) -4 (-7) -9 (-16) +0 (+1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +95 (+4) +79 (+3) +43 (+2) +52 (+2) +35 (+1) +57 (+2) +85 (+3) +131 (+5) +145 (+6) +136 (+5) +154 (+6) +148 (+6) +1159 (+46)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +7 (+23) +7 (+25) +5 (+16) +7 (+23) +3 (+10) +7 (+23) +6 (+19) +8 (+26) +13 (+43) +11 (+35) +12 (+40) +11 (+35)   +97 (+27)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -3h 56' -3h 30' -0h 56' +1h 44' +4h 29' +6h 28' +5h 11' +2h 42' +0h 24' -2h 38' -4h 28' -4h 50'   +0h 03'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -8h 55' -5h 22' -0h 58' +3h 41' +7h 49' +10h 06' +9h 03' +5h 23' +0h 50' -3h 48' -7h 55' -10h 06'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -46.1 -27.4 -5.9 +17.4 +33.9 +40.3 +34.3 +17.5 -5.3 -28.1 -46.4 -53.3   -5.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +27 +22 +14 +3 -12 -13 -10 +0 +11 +21 +29 +32   +10.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -9 (-16) -9 (-16) -5.7 (-10) -0.9 (-2) +4 (+7) +9.5 (+17) +13 (+23) +12 (+22) +8.3 (+15) +3.7 (+7) -1.3 (-2) -4.5 (-8) +1.7 (+3)

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