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Kristiansand vs Samarkand Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kristiansand, Norway and Samarkand, Uzbekistan is approximately 4,592 km or 2,853 mi.
  • To reach Kristiansand in this distance one would set out from Samarkand bearing 316.8° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Kristiansand bearing 270.1° or W .
  • Kristiansand has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Samarkand has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Kristiansand is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Samarkand is in or near the cool temperate desert scrub biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 6.4 °C (11.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.1 °C (12.8°F) less in Kristiansand. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1046 mm (41.2 in) more which is equivalent to 1046 l/m² (25.67 US gal/ft²) or 10,460,000 l/ha (1,118,243 US gal/ac) more. About 4 as much.
  • There are 1121 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Kristiansand. In whichever way circa 3h 03' less per day or about 5/8 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 18.5° lower in Kristiansand than in Samarkand.
  • Relative humidity levels are 17.8% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.9°C (3.5°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -9 (-15) -11 (-19) -11 (-21) -13 (-23) -13 (-23) -12 (-22) -12 (-21) -10 (-18) -9 (-16) -5 (-9) -10 (-17)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -6 (-11) -9 (-15) -9 (-16) -11 (-19) -10 (-17) -9 (-16) -7 (-13) -5 (-8) -4 (-7) -2 (-4) -6 (-12)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-3) -4 (-6) -5 (-9) -7 (-12) -7 (-12) -7 (-13) -6 (-10) -5 (-9) -3 (-6) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -4 (-7)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +84 (+3) +61 (+2) -9 (0) +10 (+0) +25 (+1) +71 (+3) +100 (+4) +143 (+6) +152 (+6) +129 (+5) +148 (+6) +132 (+5) +1046 (+41)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +8 (+26) +4 (+14) -2 ( -6) +2 (+7) +3 (+10) +10 (+33) +13 (+42) +15 (+48) +17 (+57) +14 (+45) +12 (+40) +10 (+32)   +106 (+29)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 09' -1h 29' -0h 44' -1h 08' -2h 01' -2h 54' -4h 32' -5h 09' -5h 08' -4h 38' -3h 50' -2h 56'   -3h 03'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 36' -1h 30' -0h 15' +1h 01' +2h 15' +3h 01' +2h 39' +1h 30' +0h 13' -1h 03' -2h 17' -3h 01'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -18.4 -18.4 -18.5 -18.4 -18.4 -18.5 -18.5 -18.6 -18.5 -18.6 -18.5 -18.5   -18.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +9 +6 +5 +8 +13 +26 +29 +34 +32 +22 +17 +13   +17.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -1.1 (-2) -2.4 (-4) -4.9 (-9) -6.5 (-12) -5.3 (-10) -2.6 (-5) -1.1 (-2) +0.8 (+1) +0.8 (+1) +0 (+0) -0.7 (-1) +0 (+0) -1.9 (-3)

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