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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Karesuando Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Karesuando, Sweden is approximately 1,113 km or 691 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Karesuando bearing 351.8° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 345° or NNW .
  • Svalbard Lufthavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Karesuando has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • Svalbard Lufthavn is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Karesuando is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 4.4 °C (7.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.7 °C (12.1°F) less in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 263 mm (10.4 in) less which is equivalent to 263 l/m² (6.45 US gal/ft²) or 2,630,000 l/ha (281,164 US gal/ac) less. About 2/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 9.9° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Karesuando.
  • Relative humidity levels are 1.9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4.2°C (7.6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+1) -2 (-3) -6 (-10) -9 (-16) -8 (-14) -9 (-15) -7 (-13) -6 (-10) -5 (-8) -4 (-7) -1 (-2) +1 (+1) -4 (-8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -11 (0) +0 (+0) -3 (0) -13 (-1) -21 (-1) -31 (-1) -57 (-2) -40 (-2) -25 (-1) -31 (-1) -21 (-1) -10 (0) -263 (-10)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 46' -5h 46' -0h 51' +4h 16' +3h 43' -0h 00' +1h 31' +5h 36' +0h 43' -4h 24' -3h 32' -0h 00'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -10.1 -9.5 -9.8 -9.8 -9.8 -9.8 -9.8 -9.9 -9.7 -9.6 -10.1 -10   -9.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -13 -10 -3 +1 +8 +13 +13 +8 +3 -9 -17 -17   -1.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -1.1 (-2) -3 (-5) -6.1 (-11) -8.3 (-15) -5.8 (-10) -5 (-9) -4 (-7) -3.8 (-7) -3.5 (-6) -5.1 (-9) -3.6 (-6) -1.6 (-3) -4.2 (-8)

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