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Kristiansand vs Sioux City, Ia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kristiansand, Norway and Sioux City, Ia, Usa is approximately 6,845 km or 4,254 mi.
  • To reach Kristiansand in this distance one would set out from Sioux City, Ia bearing 35.5° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Kristiansand bearing 125.6° or SE .
  • Kristiansand has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Sioux City, Ia has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Kristiansand is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Sioux City, Ia is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 2 °C (3.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 13.7 °C (24.7°F) less in Kristiansand. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 744.2 mm (29.3 in) more which is equivalent to 744.2 l/m² (18.26 US gal/ft²) or 7,442,000 l/ha (795,599 US gal/ac) more. About 2 1/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 15.7° lower in Kristiansand than in Sioux City, Ia.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+6) +1 (+2) -3 (-5) -7 (-12) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -9 (-17) -9 (-15) -8 (-14) -7 (-12) +-2 (-4) +5 (+8) -4 (-8)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+11) +3 (+6) -1 (-1) -4 (-7) -6 (-11) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -7 (-13) -5 (-10) -3 (-5) +1 (+2) +7 (+12) -2 (-4)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+15) +5 (+9) +2 (+3) -2 (-3) -4 (-7) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -6 (-10) -3 (-6) +1 (+1) +4 (+7) +9 (+16) +0 (+0)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +114 (+4) +82 (+3) +12 (+0) +14 (+1) -35 (-1) -19 (-1) +21 (+1) +68 (+3) +83 (+3) +104 (+4) +149 (+6) +153 (+6) +744 (+29)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 21' -1h 20' -0h 14' +0h 54' +2h 01' +2h 43' +2h 23' +1h 21' +0h 12' -0h 56' -2h 03' -2h 43'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -15.8 -15.8 -15.9 -15.8 -15.8 -15.7 -15.6 -15.7 -15.6 -15.6 -15.6 -15.7   -15.7

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