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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Bishop, Ca Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Bishop, Ca, Usa is approximately 6,803 km or 4,227 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Bishop, Ca bearing 9.7° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 139.1° or SE .
  • Svalbard Lufthavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Bishop, Ca has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Svalbard Lufthavn is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Bishop, Ca is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The average temperature is 20 °C (36°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.5 °C (0.9°F) more in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 43.6 mm (1.7 in) more which is equivalent to 43.6 l/m² (1.07 US gal/ft²) or 436,000 l/ha (46,611 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 40.8° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Bishop, Ca.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -19 (-33) -22 (-40) -24 (-43) -24 (-44) -21 (-38) -20 (-36) -19 (-34) -19 (-34) -19 (-34) -19 (-35) -18 (-32) -17 (-30) -20 (-36)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -16 (-1) -5 (0) +10 (+0) +3 (+0) 0 (0) +6 (+0) +12 (+0) +18 (+1) +14 (+1) +10 (+0) -2 (0) -7 (0) +44 (+2)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -9h 44' -9h 24' -1h 27' +6h 39' +9h 59' +9h 28' +9h 42' +9h 15' +1h 15' -6h 52' -9h 58' -9h 28'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -40.9 -40.6 -41 -41 -40.9 -40.9 -40.7 -40.8 -40.6 -40.3 -40.7 -40.9   -40.8

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