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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Castlegar, Bc Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Castlegar, Bc, Canada is approximately 5,487 km or 3,410 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Castlegar, Bc bearing 11.3° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 141.1° or SE .
  • Svalbard Lufthavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Castlegar, Bc has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Svalbard Lufthavn is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Castlegar, Bc is in or near the boreal wet forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 15 °C (27°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1 °C (1.8°F) less in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 551.8 mm (21.7 in) less which is equivalent to 551.8 l/m² (13.54 US gal/ft²) or 5,518,000 l/ha (589,911 US gal/ac) less. About 1/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 28.9° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Castlegar, Bc.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -12 (-22) -16 (-28) -20 (-35) -21 (-37) -17 (-31) -15 (-27) -14 (-25) -15 (-27) -14 (-25) -13 (-24) -12 (-22) -11 (-20) -15 (-27)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -63 (-2) -38 (-2) -40 (-2) -40 (-2) -54 (-2) -53 (-2) -26 (-1) -19 (-1) -24 (-1) -41 (-2) -76 (-3) -79 (-3) -552 (-22)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -8h 28' -8h 39' -1h 19' +6h 08' +8h 53' +8h 02' +8h 25' +8h 30' +1h 08' -6h 20' -8h 51' -8h 02'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -29 -28.7 -29 -29 -29 -28.9 -28.8 -28.8 -28.7 -28.5 -28.8 -29   -28.9

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