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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Columbia, South Carolina Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Columbia, South Carolina, Usa is approximately 6,468 km or 4,019 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Columbia, South Carolina bearing 13.8° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 104.1° or ESE .
  • Svalbard Lufthavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Columbia, South Carolina has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Svalbard Lufthavn is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Columbia, South Carolina is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 23.9 °C (43°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.6 °C (2.9°F) more in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1087.7 mm (42.8 in) less which is equivalent to 1087.7 l/m² (26.69 US gal/ft²) or 10,877,000 l/ha (1,162,823 US gal/ac) less. About 1/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 44.2° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Columbia, South Carolina.
  • Relative humidity levels are 21.9% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 17.5°C (31.5°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-39) -25 (-44) -29 (-52) -30 (-53) -26 (-47) -23 (-42) -21 (-38) -22 (-39) -23 (-41) -23 (-41) -23 (-41) -22 (-39) -24 (-43)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -100 (-4) -86 (-3) -102 (-4) -73 (-3) -87 (-3) -111 (-4) -122 (-5) -132 (-5) -73 (-3) -64 (-3) -61 (-2) -77 (-3) -1088 (-43)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -10h 00' -9h 34' -1h 29' +6h 46' +10h 14' +9h 46' +9h 59' +9h 25' +1h 16' -6h 59' -10h 13' -9h 46'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -44.3 -43.9 -44.3 -44.4 -44.3 -44.3 -44.2 -44.2 -44.1 -43.8 -44.2 -44.3   -44.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +17 +23 +25 +27 +27 +22 +21 +20 +20 +23 +22 +16   +21.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -17.3 (-31) -18.3 (-33) -21.5 (-39) -21.2 (-38) -17.6 (-32) -16.4 (-30) -15.3 (-28) -16 (-29) -17 (-31) -16 (-29) -16.3 (-29) -16.8 (-30) -17.5 (-32)

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