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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Fargo, North Dakota Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Fargo, North Dakota, Usa is approximately 5,397 km or 3,354 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Fargo, North Dakota bearing 14.6° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 122.5° or ESE .
  • Svalbard Lufthavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Fargo, North Dakota has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Svalbard Lufthavn is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Fargo, North Dakota is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 11.7 °C (21.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 14.1 °C (25.4°F) less in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 313.8 mm (12.4 in) less which is equivalent to 313.8 l/m² (7.7 US gal/ft²) or 3,138,000 l/ha (335,473 US gal/ac) less. About 3/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 31.3° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Fargo, North Dakota.
  • Relative humidity levels are 10.8% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 8.7°C (15.6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-1) -5 (-9) -12 (-22) -19 (-33) -18 (-32) -17 (-30) -16 (-29) -16 (-28) -14 (-25) -13 (-24) -8 (-15) -2 (-4) -12 (-21)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -5 (0) +8 (+0) -7 (0) -36 (-1) -55 (-2) -61 (-2) -51 (-2) -39 (-2) -31 (-1) -30 (-1) -6 (0) -3 (0) -314 (-12)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -8h 47' -8h 50' -1h 21' +6h 16' +9h 09' +8h 23' +8h 44' +8h 41' +1h 09' -6h 28' -9h 07' -8h 23'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -31.4 -31.1 -31.4 -31.4 -31.4 -31.3 -31.2 -31.3 -31.1 -30.9 -31.3 -31.4   -31.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -1 +0 +3 +16 +23 +15 +20 +21 +20 +16 +1 -5   +10.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -1 (-2) -5.1 (-9) -11.6 (-21) -14.2 (-26) -11.3 (-20) -12.3 (-22) -10.6 (-19) -10.1 (-18) -8.5 (-15) -8.8 (-16) -7.7 (-14) -2.7 (-5) -8.7 (-16)

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