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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Bjornoya Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Bjornoya, Norway is approximately 425 km or 264 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Bjornoya bearing 349.1° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 345.7° or NNW .
  • Both have a tundra climate (ET).
  • The average temperature is 4.3 °C (7.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.6 °C (17.3°F) more in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 191 mm (7.5 in) less which is equivalent to 191 l/m² (4.69 US gal/ft²) or 1,910,000 l/ha (204,192 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 Bjornoya.
  • Relative humidity levels are 15.2% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6.5°C (11.7°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-13) -9 (-15) -8 (-15) -7 (-13) -3 (-5) 0 (0) +1 (+3) +0 (+1) -2 (-4) -5 (-9) -7 (-12) -6 (-11) -4 (-8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -18 (-1) -14 (-1) -8 (0) -11 (0) -11 (0) -12 (0) -12 (0) -13 (-1) -24 (-1) -31 (-1) -20 (-1) -17 (-1) -191 (-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 -14 -14 -15 -15 -18 -17 -16 -14 -13 -16 -17   -15.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -9 (-16) -10.3 (-19) -9.9 (-18) -9 (-16) -5.2 (-9) -2.7 (-5) -1.5 (-3) -2.4 (-4) -4.2 (-8) -6.8 (-12) -8.8 (-16) -8.4 (-15) -6.5 (-12)

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