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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard, Norway is approximately 426 km or 265 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard bearing 348.7° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 345.1° or NNW .
  • Both have a tundra climate (ET).
  • The average annual temperature is 5.3 °C (9.6°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 213 mm (8.4 in) less which is equivalent to 213 l/m² (5.23 US gal/ft²) or 2,130,000 l/ha (227,711 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.8° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard.
  • Relative humidity levels are 14.6% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 7.4°C (13.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-16) -9 (-17) -9 (-16) -7 (-13) -3 (-6) -1 (-1) +1 (+1) 0 (0) -3 (-6) -6 (-11) -8 (-15) -9 (-16) -5 (-10)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -27 (-1) -10 (0) -13 (-1) -12 (0) -16 (-1) -12 (0) -6 (0) -14 (-1) -28 (-1) -29 (-1) -23 (-1) -23 (-1) -213 (-8)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 00' -2h 19' -0h 27' +2h 30' +0h 09' -0h 00' -0h 00' +2h 10' +0h 23' -2h 30' -0h 02' -0h 00'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -3.8 -3.5 -3.7 -3.7 -3.7 -3.7 -3.7 -3.8 -3.7 -3.6 -3.8 -3.8   -3.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -14 -13 -14 -14 -12 -17 -15 -14 -14 -14 -16 -18   -14.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -10.6 (-19) -10.9 (-20) -10.5 (-19) -9.2 (-17) -5.2 (-9) -3.3 (-6) -1.8 (-3) -2.6 (-5) -5 (-9) -7.9 (-14) -10.4 (-19) -11.1 (-20) -7.4 (-13)

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