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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn, Greenland is approximately 2,140 km or 1,330 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn bearing 34.5° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 99.1° or E .
  • Both have a tundra climate (ET).
  • The average annual temperature is 2.7 °C (4.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.4 °C (0.7°F) less in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 83 mm (3.3 in) less which is equivalent to 83 l/m² (2.04 US gal/ft²) or 830,000 l/ha (88,733 US gal/ac) less. About 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 9.1° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-3) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) -4 (-8) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -3 (-5)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +2 (+0) +6 (+0) +7 (+0) -5 (0) -11 (0) -8 (0) -14 (-1) -9 (0) -21 (-1) -19 (-1) -8 (0) -3 (0) -83 (-3)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 13' -5h 31' -0h 49' +4h 07' +3h 02' -0h 00' +1h 00' +5h 20' +0h 41' -4h 14' -2h 52' -0h 00'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -9.4 -8.8 -9.1 -9.1 -9.1 -9 -9 -9 -8.9 -8.7 -9.4 -9.2   -9.1

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