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Kristiansand vs Svalbard Lufthavn Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kristiansand, Norway and Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway is approximately 2,250 km or 1,398 mi.
  • To reach Kristiansand in this distance one would set out from Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 191.5° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Kristiansand bearing 184.4° or S .
  • Kristiansand has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Svalbard Lufthavn has a tundra climate (ET).
  • Kristiansand is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Svalbard Lufthavn is in or near the polar desert biome.
  • The average temperature is 13.8 °C (24.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.6 °C (6.5°F) less in Kristiansand. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1221 mm (48.1 in) more which is equivalent to 1221 l/m² (29.97 US gal/ft²) or 12,210,000 l/ha (1,305,330 US gal/ac) more. About 7 7/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 20.1° higher in Kristiansand than in Svalbard Lufthavn.
  • Relative humidity levels are 3.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 13.6°C (24.5°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +13 (+24) +15 (+27) +17 (+31) +18 (+33) +15 (+27) +12 (+22) +11 (+19) +11 (+19) +12 (+21) +14 (+24) +14 (+25) +14 (+26) +14 (+25)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +116 (+5) +81 (+3) +42 (+2) +63 (+2) +51 (+2) +64 (+3) +86 (+3) +120 (+5) +136 (+5) +140 (+6) +163 (+6) +159 (+6) +1221 (+48)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +6h 55' +7h 46' +1h 10' -5h 33' -7h 34' -6h 13' -6h 50' -7h 37' -1h 00' +5h 43' +7h 30' +6h 13'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +20.1 +19.7 +20 +20.1 +20.1 +20.1 +20.1 +20.1 +20 +19.7 +20.1 +20.2   +20.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +9 +5 +1 +0 -7 -4 -4 +1 +4 +8 +12 +14   +3.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +14.3 (+26) +15.2 (+27) +16.8 (+30) +17.3 (+31) +12.5 (+23) +10.6 (+19) +9.5 (+17) +10.6 (+19) +11.6 (+21) +14 (+25) +15 (+27) +15.9 (+29) +13.6 (+24)

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