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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Gor’Kij Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Gor’Kij, Russia is approximately 2,671 km or 1,660 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Gor’Kij bearing 346.3° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 319.6° or NW .
  • Svalbard Lufthavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Gor’Kij has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Svalbard Lufthavn is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Gor’Kij is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 10.7 °C (19.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.9 °C (14.2°F) less in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 438.5 mm (17.3 in) less which is equivalent to 438.5 l/m² (10.76 US gal/ft²) or 4,385,000 l/ha (468,786 US gal/ac) less. About 2/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 22° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Gor’Kij.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-7) -7 (-12) -12 (-22) -18 (-32) -17 (-31) -15 (-26) -13 (-23) -12 (-21) -10 (-19) -9 (-17) -8 (-14) -5 (-10) -11 (-19)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -28 (-1) -14 (-1) -8 (0) -26 (-1) -45 (-2) -53 (-2) -58 (-2) -44 (-2) -37 (-1) -46 (-2) -43 (-2) -36 (-1) -439 (-17)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -7h 21' -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 -21.6 -22 -22 -22 -22 -22 -22.1 -22 -21.7 -22.1 -22.1   -22

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