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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Calgary, Alberta Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Calgary, Alberta, Canada is approximately 5,237 km or 3,254 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Calgary, Alberta bearing 12.4° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 138.6° or SE .
  • Svalbard Lufthavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Calgary, Alberta has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Svalbard Lufthavn is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Calgary, Alberta is in or near the boreal wet forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 10.6 °C (19.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.9 °C (7°F) less in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 218.7 mm (8.6 in) less which is equivalent to 218.7 l/m² (5.37 US gal/ft²) or 2,187,000 l/ha (233,805 US gal/ac) less. About 4/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 27.1° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Calgary, Alberta.
  • Relative humidity levels are 16.2% higher.
  • 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 Calgary, Alberta. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Calgary, Alberta vs Svalbard Lufthavn.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-10) -10 (-18) -13 (-24) -17 (-30) -14 (-25) -12 (-22) -11 (-19) -11 (-20) -10 (-18) -11 (-20) -7 (-13) -5 (-9) -11 (-19)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) 0 (0) +9 (+0) +5 (+0) -15 (-1) -46 (-2) -66 (-3) -52 (-2) -26 (-1) -28 (-1) -3 (0) +1 (+0) +1 (+0) -219 (-9)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -8h 13' -8h 30' -1h 18' +6h 02' +8h 40' +7h 45' +8h 10' +8h 21' +1h 06' -6h 14' -8h 38' -7h 45'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -27.2 -26.9 -27.2 -27.2 -27.2 -27.1 -27 -27 -26.9 -26.6 -27 -27.2   -27.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +3 +4 +9 +21 +28 +22 +27 +28 +26 +18 +6 +2   +16.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -5.1 (-9) -9.1 (-16) -11.5 (-21) -11.5 (-21) -6.6 (-12) -6.2 (-11) -3.7 (-7) -3.7 (-7) -3.4 (-6) -6.8 (-12) -6.1 (-11) -4.5 (-8) -6.5 (-12)

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