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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Grand Junction, Colorado Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Grand Junction, Colorado, Usa is approximately 6,453 km or 4,010 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Grand Junction, Colorado bearing 11.5° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 130.7° or SE .
  • Svalbard Lufthavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Grand Junction, Colorado has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Svalbard Lufthavn is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Grand Junction, Colorado is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 18.3 °C (32.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.8 °C (14°F) less in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 39.4 mm (1.6 in) less which is equivalent to 39.4 l/m² (0.97 US gal/ft²) or 394,000 l/ha (42,121 US gal/ac) less. About 5/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 39.1° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Grand Junction, Colorado.
  • Relative humidity levels are 34.1% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 8.1°C (14.5°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-21) -18 (-32) -22 (-40) -24 (-42) -21 (-38) -21 (-37) -20 (-36) -20 (-36) -19 (-34) -18 (-33) -15 (-27) -12 (-21) -18 (-33)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -2 (0) +7 (+0) -3 (0) -9 (0) -15 (-1) -2 (0) +2 (+0) +2 (+0) -1 (0) -12 (0) -5 (0) -2 (0) -39 (-2)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -9h 35' -9h 18' -1h 26' +6h 35' +9h 51' +9h 18' +9h 33' +9h 09' +1h 14' -6h 48' -9h 50' -9h 17'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -39.2 -38.8 -39.2 -39.2 -39.2 -39.1 -39 -39 -38.9 -38.6 -39 -39.2   -39.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +13 +20 +34 +39 +46 +49 +48 +43 +44 +38 +24 +11   +34.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -8.9 (-16) -13.4 (-24) -13.4 (-24) -12 (-22) -6 (-11) -2.7 (-5) -3.9 (-7) -6.2 (-11) -5 (-9) -6.9 (-12) -9.1 (-16) -9.2 (-17) -8.1 (-15)

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