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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Damascus (Intl) Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Damascus (Intl), Syria is approximately 5,087 km or 3,161 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Damascus (Intl) bearing 354.1° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 335.3° or NNW .
  • Svalbard Lufthavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Damascus (Intl) has a mid-latitude cool desert climate (BWk).
  • Svalbard Lufthavn is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Damascus (Intl) is in or near the subtropical desert scrub biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 23.3 °C (41.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.7 °C (3.1°F) more in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 36.3 mm (1.4 in) more which is equivalent to 36.3 l/m² (0.89 US gal/ft²) or 363,000 l/ha (38,807 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 44.8° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Damascus (Intl).

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-38) -24 (-43) -27 (-48) -28 (-50) -25 (-44) -23 (-41) -21 (-37) -21 (-38) -23 (-41) -24 (-42) -22 (-40) -21 (-37) -23 (-42)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -17 (-1) -5 (0) +3 (+0) -1 (0) +3 (+0) +10 (+0) +18 (+1) +23 (+1) +20 (+1) +3 (+0) -8 (0) -12 (0) +36 (+1)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -10h 03' -9h 36' -1h 29' +6h 47' +10h 16' +9h 49' +10h 01' +9h 27' +1h 16' -7h 00' -10h 15' -9h 49'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -44.8 -44.4 -44.7 -44.8 -44.8 -44.8 -44.8 -44.9 -44.7 -44.4 -44.8 -44.9   -44.8

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