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Kristiansand vs Urumqi, Sinkiang Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kristiansand, Norway and Urumqi, Sinkiang, China is approximately 5,446 km or 3,384 mi.
  • To reach Kristiansand in this distance one would set out from Urumqi, Sinkiang bearing 316.5° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Kristiansand bearing 250.3° or WSW .
  • Kristiansand has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Urumqi, Sinkiang has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Kristiansand is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Urumqi, Sinkiang is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 1.7 °C (3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 21.5 °C (38.7°F) less in Kristiansand. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1125 mm (44.3 in) more which is equivalent to 1125 l/m² (27.61 US gal/ft²) or 11,250,000 l/ha (1,202,700 US gal/ac) more. About 5 as much.
  • There are 818 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Kristiansand. In whichever way circa 2h 14' less per day or about 2/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 14.3° lower in Kristiansand than in Urumqi, Sinkiang.
  • Relative humidity levels are 12.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4.9°C (8.9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +10 (+18) +6 (+11) -6 (-11) -7 (-13) -7 (-13) -7 (-13) -7 (-13) -5 (-9) +1 (+2) +7 (+13) +12 (+22) +1 (+1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +14 (+25) +13 (+23) +6 (+10) -3 (-5) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -7 (-12) -5 (-9) +2 (+4) +10 (+17) +14 (+25) +2 (+3)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +17 (+31) +14 (+25) +9 (+16) 0 (0) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) 0 (0) +6 (+11) +12 (+22) +11 (+20) +5 (+9)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +119 (+5) +85 (+3) +47 (+2) +40 (+2) +33 (+1) +42 (+2) +88 (+3) +108 (+4) +141 (+6) +106 (+4) +154 (+6) +162 (+6) +1125 (+44)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +9 (+29) +5 (+18) +5 (+16) +5 (+17) +5 (+16) +6 (+20) +7 (+23) +10 (+32) +14 (+47) +9 (+29) +8 (+27) +10 (+32)   +93 (+25)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -4h 13' -2h 05' -1h 54' -0h 32' -1h 38' +0h 18' -0h 42' -1h 46' -3h 40' -3h 46' -3h 08' -3h 38'   -2h 14'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 12' -1h 15' -0h 13' +0h 51' +1h 54' +2h 33' +2h 15' +1h 16' +0h 11' -0h 53' -1h 55' -2h 33'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -14.3 -14.3 -14.3 -14.3 -14.3 -14.4 -14.4 -14.4 -14.4 -14.4 -14.4 -14.3   -14.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -5 -10 -5 +20 +17 +24 +25 +32 +33 +19 -1 -1   +12.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +13.1 (+24) +11 (+20) +4.4 (+8) +1.6 (+3) -2.7 (-5) -1 (-2) -0.5 (-1) +2.1 (+4) +3.2 (+6) +5.5 (+10) +8.9 (+16) +13.5 (+24) +4.9 (+9)

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