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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Attu Island, Alaska Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Attu Island, Alaska, Usa is approximately 5,361 km or 3,332 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Attu Island, Alaska bearing 354.1° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 197.9° or SSW .
  • Svalbard Lufthavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Attu Island, Alaska has a subpolar oceanic climate (Cfc).
  • The average annual temperature is 10.6 °C (19°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10.1 °C (18.2°F) more in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1339 mm (52.7 in) less which is equivalent to 1339 l/m² (32.86 US gal/ft²) or 13,390,000 l/ha (1,431,480 US gal/ac) less. About 1/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 25.4° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Attu Island, Alaska.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -14 (-26) -16 (-28) -16 (-28) -14 (-25) -8 (-14) -4 (-8) -3 (-6) -6 (-11) -9 (-15) -11 (-20) -12 (-22) -14 (-25) -11 (-19)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -81 (-3) -60 (-2) -69 (-3) -104 (-4) -104 (-4) -76 (-3) -101 (-4) -151 (-6) -141 (-6) -204 (-8) -134 (-5) -114 (-4) -1339 (-53)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -7h 57' -8h 21' -1h 16' +5h 56' +8h 26' +7h 26' +7h 53' +8h 12' +1h 05' -6h 07' -8h 24' -7h 26'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -25.3 -24.9 -25.2 -25.2 -25.3 -25.4 -25.5 -25.6 -25.5 -25.2 -25.5 -25.5   -25.4

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