Vs > Wake Island
Norway flag

Kristiansand vs Wake Island Climate & Distance Between

Usa flag
  • The distance between Kristiansand, Norway and Wake Island, Usa is approximately 11,180 km or 6,948 mi.
  • To reach Kristiansand in this distance one would set out from Wake Island bearing 348.8° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Kristiansand bearing 200.4° or SSW .
  • Kristiansand has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Wake Island has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • The mean temperature is 19.8 °C (35.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.3 °C (27.5°F) more in Kristiansand. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 494.6 mm (19.5 in) more which is equivalent to 494.6 l/m² (12.14 US gal/ft²) or 4,946,000 l/ha (528,760 US gal/ac) more. About 1 5/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 37.6° lower in Kristiansand than in Wake Island.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -27 (-48) -26 (-46) -23 (-42) -19 (-34) -15 (-27) -12 (-21) -10 (-18) -11 (-20) -15 (-27) -20 (-36) -24 (-43) -25 (-44) -19 (-34)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -27 (-49) -27 (-48) -24 (-43) -20 (-36) -16 (-30) -14 (-25) -12 (-21) -13 (-23) -16 (-29) -20 (-36) -24 (-42) -25 (-45) -20 (-36)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -28 (-50) -27 (-49) -25 (-44) -21 (-38) -18 (-32) -16 (-28) -13 (-24) -14 (-26) -17 (-31) -20 (-36) -24 (-42) -25 (-46) -21 (-37)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +99 (+4) +59 (+2) +5 (+0) +9 (+0) +14 (+1) +17 (+1) +2 (+0) -14 (-1) +27 (+1) +43 (+2) +105 (+4) +128 (+5) +495 (+19)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 02' -2h 23' -0h 25' +1h 37' +3h 31' +4h 37' +4h 07' +2h 23' +0h 22' -1h 41' -3h 34' -4h 37'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -38.7 -38.6 -38.7 -38.7 -36.7 -30.5 -35.8 -39 -38.9 -38.9 -38.8 -38.8   -37.6

There are so many comparison pages. Please post a link to one to help people find them:

Kristiansand vs Wake Island Discussion

You are welcome to incorporate your thoughts on the differences in climate or other matters such as contrasts in culture, standard of living, demographics etc.

Currently under general maintenance.

Climate Guides for Locations near Kristiansand

Climate Guides for Locations near Wake Island


Countries A-Z:         A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z
Bright Future Dir.

© 2009 - 2015 climatemps.com - Sitemap - Contact Us - Privacy Policy -