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Svalbard Lufthavn vs West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands, Australia is approximately 11,140 km or 6,923 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands bearing 348.2° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 280.9° or W .
  • Svalbard Lufthavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am).
  • The annual average temperature is 33.3 °C (60°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 20.5 °C (36.9°F) more in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1758.5 mm (69.2 in) less which is equivalent to 1758.5 l/m² (43.16 US gal/ft²) or 17,585,000 l/ha (1,879,953 US gal/ac) less. About 0 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 60.3° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Svalbard Lufthavn relative to West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands vs Svalbard Lufthavn.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -42 (-76) -44 (-79) -43 (-78) -40 (-71) -31 (-56) -25 (-44) -20 (-36) -21 (-38) -25 (-46) -32 (-57) -37 (-66) -40 (-72) -33 (-60)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -194 (-8) -154 (-6) -229 (-9) -240 (-9) -180 (-7) -198 (-8) -179 (-7) -95 (-4) -64 (-3) -38 (-1) -86 (-3) -103 (-4) -1759 (-69)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -12h 37' -11h 12' -1h 47' +7h 54' +12h 33' +12h 42' +12h 38' +11h 03' +1h 32' -8h 09' -12h 34' -12h 42'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -89.9 -84.7 -65.4 -42.3 -25.6 -19.2 -25.1 -41.9 -64.5 -84.6 -89.8 -90.4   -60.3

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