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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Highbank Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Highbank, New Zealand is approximately 16,021 km or 9,955 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Highbank bearing 352° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 209.8° or SSW .
  • Svalbard Lufthavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Highbank has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Svalbard Lufthavn is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Highbank is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 17.6 °C (31.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 12.1 °C (21.8°F) more in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 754 mm (29.7 in) less which is equivalent to 754 l/m² (18.5 US gal/ft²) or 7,540,000 l/ha (806,076 US gal/ac) less. About 1/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 34° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Highbank.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -31 (-56) -32 (-57) -30 (-54) -24 (-43) -13 (-23) -5 (-8) 0 (0) -2 (-3) -8 (-15) -16 (-29) -23 (-41) -28 (-50) -18 (-32)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -70 (-3) -53 (-2) -62 (-2) -75 (-3) -76 (-3) -47 (-2) -62 (-2) -57 (-2) -50 (-2) -73 (-3) -63 (-2) -66 (-3) -754 (-30)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -14h 50' -12h 33' -2h 02' +8h 50' +14h 30' +15h 11' +14h 53' +12h 25' +1h 44' -9h 07' -14h 32' -15h 11'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -74.4 -55.4 -34.2 -11 +5.7 +12.2 +6.3 -10.5 -33.1 -55.6 -74.3 -81.6   -34

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