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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Boston, Massachusetts Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Boston, Massachusetts, Usa is approximately 5,339 km or 3,318 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Boston, Massachusetts bearing 15.9° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 97.2° or E .
  • Svalbard Lufthavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Boston, Massachusetts has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Svalbard Lufthavn is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Boston, Massachusetts is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 17.4 °C (31.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.9 °C (5.2°F) less in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 874.3 mm (34.4 in) less which is equivalent to 874.3 l/m² (21.46 US gal/ft²) or 8,743,000 l/ha (934,685 US gal/ac) less. About 1/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 35.8° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Boston, Massachusetts.
  • Relative humidity levels are 16.4% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 13.1°C (23.6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-24) -15 (-28) -20 (-35) -21 (-38) -19 (-34) -18 (-32) -17 (-31) -17 (-31) -18 (-32) -18 (-33) -18 (-32) -14 (-26) -17 (-31)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -79 (-3) -73 (-3) -74 (-3) -81 (-3) -76 (-3) -68 (-3) -54 (-2) -59 (-2) -58 (-2) -71 (-3) -94 (-4) -88 (-3) -874 (-34)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -9h 16' -9h 07' -1h 24' +6h 28' +9h 35' +8h 57' +9h 14' +8h 58' +1h 12' -6h 40' -9h 33' -8h 57'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -35.9 -35.6 -35.9 -35.9 -35.9 -35.9 -35.8 -35.8 -35.7 -35.4 -35.8 -35.9   -35.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +13 +16 +19 +18 +18 +15 +19 +18 +16 +17 +13 +14   +16.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -10.8 (-19) -12.2 (-22) -15 (-27) -16.1 (-29) -13.8 (-25) -13.4 (-24) -12.2 (-22) -12.6 (-23) -13.2 (-24) -13.3 (-24) -13.8 (-25) -11.1 (-20) -13.1 (-24)

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