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Kristiansand vs Socotra Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kristiansand, Norway and Socotra, Yemen is approximately 6,343 km or 3,942 mi.
  • To reach Kristiansand in this distance one would set out from Socotra bearing 333.2° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Kristiansand bearing 303.4° or WNW .
  • Kristiansand has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Socotra has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • The average annual temperature is 20 °C (36.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 12.5 °C (22.5°F) more in Kristiansand. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1206 mm (47.5 in) more which is equivalent to 1206 l/m² (29.6 US gal/ft²) or 12,060,000 l/ha (1,289,294 US gal/ac) more. About 7 1/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 40.8° lower in Kristiansand than in Socotra.
  • Relative humidity levels are 18.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 14.9°C (26.7°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -27 (-49) -26 (-47) -25 (-45) -22 (-40) -19 (-34) -14 (-25) -11 (-20) -12 (-22) -16 (-29) -19 (-34) -23 (-41) -24 (-43) -20 (-36)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -27 (-48) -26 (-47) -25 (-44) -22 (-39) -20 (-36) -16 (-29) -12 (-22) -14 (-24) -17 (-30) -18 (-32) -22 (-40) -24 (-43) -20 (-36)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -26 (-47) -26 (-47) -24 (-43) -21 (-38) -21 (-38) -18 (-32) -13 (-23) -15 (-27) -17 (-31) -17 (-31) -21 (-38) -24 (-43) -20 (-36)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +125 (+5) +97 (+4) +52 (+2) +73 (+3) +55 (+2) +44 (+2) +104 (+4) +143 (+6) +153 (+6) +143 (+6) +125 (+5) +92 (+4) +1206 (+47)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 25' -2h 37' -0h 28' +1h 47' +3h 51' +5h 02' +4h 29' +2h 37' +0h 24' -1h 51' -3h 54' -5h 02'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -45.4 -45.3 -45.4 -45.4 -30.3 -23.9 -29.7 -45.1 -45.4 -45.4 -45.4 -45.4   -40.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +19 +20 +13 +11 +6 +15 +24 +28 +29 +17 +18 +20   +18.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -21.4 (-39) -20.3 (-37) -20.4 (-37) -18 (-32) -17.5 (-32) -11.2 (-20) -4.9 (-9) -5.6 (-10) -8.6 (-15) -13.8 (-25) -17.5 (-32) -19.1 (-34) -14.9 (-27)

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