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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Cairns Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Cairns, Australia is approximately 12,700 km or 7,892 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Cairns bearing 350.2° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 233.2° or SW .
  • Svalbard Lufthavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Cairns has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am).
  • Svalbard Lufthavn is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Cairns is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 31.5 °C (56.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.8 °C (28.4°F) more in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1884.4 mm (74.2 in) less which is equivalent to 1884.4 l/m² (46.25 US gal/ft²) or 18,844,000 l/ha (2,014,549 US gal/ac) less. About 0 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 58.2° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Cairns.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -43 (-77) -44 (-79) -43 (-77) -38 (-68) -28 (-51) -20 (-36) -15 (-28) -17 (-31) -23 (-41) -31 (-55) -37 (-66) -41 (-73) -32 (-57)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -385 (-15) -403 (-16) -429 (-17) -215 (-8) -100 (-4) -39 (-2) -8 (0) +1 (+0) -13 (-1) -31 (-1) -87 (-3) -176 (-7) -1884 (-74)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -12h 53' -11h 21' -1h 49' +8h 00' +12h 47' +12h 59' +12h 53' +11h 13' +1h 33' -8h 16' -12h 47' -12h 59'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -94 -81.3 -60.8 -37.6 -21 -14.5 -20.4 -37.1 -59.8 -81.4 -93.7 -95.1   -58.2

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