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Kristiansand vs Jamestown Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kristiansand, Norway and Jamestown, Saint Helena is approximately 8,333 km or 5,178 mi.
  • To reach Kristiansand in this distance one would set out from Jamestown bearing 7.4° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Kristiansand bearing 13.6° or NNE .
  • Kristiansand has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Jamestown has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • The average annual temperature is 14.8 °C (26.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 14.5 °C (26.1°F) more in Kristiansand. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1264 mm (49.8 in) more which is equivalent to 1264 l/m² (31.02 US gal/ft²) or 12,640,000 l/ha (1,351,300 US gal/ac) more. About 10 2/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 38.6° lower in Kristiansand than in Jamestown.
  • Relative humidity levels are 6.8% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 12.8°C (23°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -26 (-47) -25 (-45) -23 (-41) -17 (-31) -9 (-16) -4 (-7) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -6 (-11) -12 (-22) -17 (-31) -20 (-36) -14 (-24)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -26 (-47) -26 (-46) -23 (-41) -18 (-32) -12 (-21) -7 (-13) -4 (-6) -5 (-8) -8 (-14) -12 (-22) -18 (-32) -21 (-38) -15 (-27)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -26 (-47) -26 (-47) -24 (-43) -19 (-34) -13 (-23) -9 (-16) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -9 (-16) -13 (-23) -17 (-31) -21 (-38) -16 (-28)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +120 (+5) +90 (+4) +42 (+2) +63 (+2) +40 (+2) +57 (+2) +71 (+3) +133 (+5) +151 (+6) +151 (+6) +176 (+7) +170 (+7) +1264 (+50)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +15 (+48) +12 (+42) +7 (+23) +10 (+33) +6 (+19) +6 (+20) +6 (+19) +12 (+39) +16 (+53) +17 (+55) +20 (+67) +20 (+65)   +147 (+40)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -5h 54' -3h 33' -0h 38' +2h 25' +5h 10' +6h 42' +6h 00' +3h 33' +0h 33' -2h 31' -5h 14' -6h 42'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -73.2 -62.3 -41.6 -18.4 -1.8 +4.6 -1.3 -18.1 -40.9 -62.6 -72.8 -74   -38.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +19 +14 +11 +7 -6 -4 -3 +0 +4 +9 +11 +20   +6.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -20.9 (-38) -21.3 (-38) -19 (-34) -15.7 (-28) -12.3 (-22) -7.6 (-14) -4 (-7) -4.3 (-8) -6.9 (-12) -9.9 (-18) -14.9 (-27) -16.2 (-29) -12.8 (-23)

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