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Kristiansand vs Sydney, New South Wales Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kristiansand, Norway and Sydney, New South Wales, Australia is approximately 16,180 km or 10,054 mi.
  • To reach Kristiansand in this distance one would set out from Sydney, New South Wales bearing 326.1° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Kristiansand bearing 241.4° or WSW .
  • Kristiansand has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Sydney, New South Wales has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Kristiansand is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Sydney, New South Wales is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 11.1 °C (20°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8.5 °C (15.3°F) more in Kristiansand. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 98.9 mm (3.9 in) more which is equivalent to 98.9 l/m² (2.43 US gal/ft²) or 989,000 l/ha (105,731 US gal/ac) more. About 1 as much.
  • There are 631 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Kristiansand. In whichever way circa 1h 43' less per day or about 3/4 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 23.5° lower in Kristiansand than in Sydney, New South Wales.
  • Relative humidity levels are 15.1% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 7.4°C (13.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Kristiansand relative to Sydney, New South Wales. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Sydney, New South Wales vs Kristiansand.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -25 (-45) -24 (-44) -20 (-36) -13 (-24) -5 (-10) +1 (+2) +4 (+7) +2 (+3) -4 (-8) -11 (-20) -18 (-32) -22 (-39) -11 (-20)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -25 (-44) -24 (-44) -20 (-36) -13 (-24) -6 (-10) +0 (+1) +4 (+7) +2 (+3) -4 (-7) -10 (-18) -16 (-29) -21 (-37) -11 (-20)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -24 (-43) -24 (-44) -20 (-36) -13 (-24) -6 (-11) -1 (-1) +4 (+6) +2 (+3) -4 (-6) -9 (-16) -15 (-27) -20 (-36) -11 (-20)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -3 (0) -26 (-1) -102 (-4) -60 (-2) -43 (-2) -65 (-3) +48 (+2) +44 (+2) +91 (+4) +65 (+3) +60 (+2) +88 (+3) +99 (+4)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +6 (+19) +3 (+11) -2 ( -6) 0 ( 0) -4 ( -13) 0 ( 0) +2 (+6) +4 (+13) +7 (+23) +6 (+19) +8 (+27) +8 (+26)   +38 (+10)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -5h 29' -3h 34' -1h 56' +0h 08' +2h 07' +4h 02' +2h 11' +0h 03' -2h 00' -4h 11' -5h 56' -6h 13'   -1h 43'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -7h 03' -4h 15' -0h 46' +2h 55' +6h 11' +7h 59' +7h 09' +4h 16' +0h 39' -3h 01' -6h 16' -7h 59'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -63.9 -45.3 -23.9 -0.6 +16.1 +22.6 +16.7 -0.1 -22.8 -45.5 -63.7 -71.1   -23.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +18 +13 +10 +7 +2 +5 +12 +20 +24 +24 +23 +23   +15.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -19.8 (-36) -20.4 (-37) -16.9 (-30) -11.2 (-20) -4.9 (-9) +1.5 (+3) +6.3 (+11) +6.1 (+11) +1.6 (+3) -4.6 (-8) -11 (-20) -15.3 (-28) -7.4 (-13)

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