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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Damascus Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Damascus, Syria is approximately 5,088 km or 3,162 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Damascus 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 has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Svalbard Lufthavn is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Damascus is in or near the subtropical desert scrub biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 24.1 °C (43.4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.2 °C (4°F) more in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 23.2 mm (0.9 in) less which is equivalent to 23.2 l/m² (0.57 US gal/ft²) or 232,000 l/ha (24,802 US gal/ac) less. About 8/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 44.8° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Damascus.
  • Relative humidity levels are 22.8% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 16.8°C (30.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-40) -25 (-45) -28 (-50) -29 (-52) -26 (-46) -23 (-42) -21 (-38) -22 (-39) -24 (-43) -25 (-45) -24 (-43) -22 (-39) -24 (-43)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -32 (-1) -15 (-1) -7 (0) -5 (0) +1 (+0) +11 (+0) +18 (+1) +23 (+1) +20 (+1) +2 (+0) -14 (-1) -26 (-1) -23 (-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
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +1 +10 +18 +26 +34 +36 +39 +37 +33 +29 +11 -1   +22.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -21 (-38) -21.7 (-39) -22.3 (-40) -20.7 (-37) -14.7 (-26) -11.4 (-21) -8.9 (-16) -10.3 (-19) -13.6 (-24) -16.1 (-29) -20.2 (-36) -20.8 (-37) -16.8 (-30)

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