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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Hambantota Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Hambantota, Sri Lanka is approximately 8,804 km or 5,471 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Hambantota bearing 349.1° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 292.7° or WNW .
  • Svalbard Lufthavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Hambantota has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry summers (As).
  • Svalbard Lufthavn is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Hambantota is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 33.9 °C (61.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 20.3 °C (36.5°F) more in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 865 mm (34.1 in) less which is equivalent to 865 l/m² (21.23 US gal/ft²) or 8,650,000 l/ha (924,742 US gal/ac) less. About 1/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 62.5° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Hambantota.
  • Relative humidity levels are 5.9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 33.7°C (60.6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -42 (-75) -43 (-77) -43 (-78) -41 (-73) -33 (-59) -26 (-47) -22 (-39) -23 (-41) -27 (-48) -33 (-59) -37 (-67) -40 (-72) -34 (-61)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -46 (-2) -28 (-1) -46 (-2) -85 (-3) -82 (-3) -48 (-2) -30 (-1) -32 (-1) -51 (-2) -138 (-5) -175 (-7) -104 (-4) -865 (-34)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -11h 41' -10h 36' -1h 40' +7h 29' +11h 43' +11h 39' +11h 40' +10h 28' +1h 26' -7h 44' -11h 43' -11h 39'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -71.9 -71.4 -71.7 -60.6 -43.9 -37.5 -43.4 -60.2 -71.8 -71.5 -72 -72.2   -62.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -5 -4 -5 -9 -8 -7 -1 -1 -4 -7 -11 -9   -5.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -40.9 (-74) -41.9 (-75) -42.4 (-76) -40.5 (-73) -32.6 (-59) -26.1 (-47) -21.3 (-38) -22.1 (-40) -26.3 (-47) -32.5 (-59) -37.6 (-68) -39.8 (-72) -33.7 (-61)

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