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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Fort St John, Bc Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Fort St John, Bc, Canada is approximately 4,773 km or 2,966 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Fort St John, Bc bearing 11.9° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 145.6° or SE .
  • Svalbard Lufthavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Fort St John, Bc has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • Svalbard Lufthavn is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Fort St John, Bc is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 8.3 °C (14.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8.7 °C (15.7°F) less in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 287.5 mm (11.3 in) less which is equivalent to 287.5 l/m² (7.06 US gal/ft²) or 2,875,000 l/ha (307,357 US gal/ac) less. About 2/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 22° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Fort St John, Bc.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (-1) -5 (-10) -10 (-19) -16 (-29) -14 (-25) -12 (-21) -10 (-18) -10 (-18) -9 (-17) -10 (-18) -3 (-6) 0 (0) -8 (-15)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -19 (-1) -5 (0) -4 (0) -11 (0) -34 (-1) -56 (-2) -56 (-2) -35 (-1) -24 (-1) -14 (-1) -16 (-1) -15 (-1) -288 (-11)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -7h 20' -8h 00' -1h 12' +5h 42' +7h 55' +6h 43' +7h 16' +7h 51' +1h 02' -5h 53' -7h 52' -6h 43'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -22.1 -21.8 -22.1 -22.1 -22.1 -22 -21.9 -21.9 -21.8 -21.5 -21.9 -22.1   -22

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