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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Kodiak, Alaska Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Kodiak, Alaska, Usa is approximately 4,871 km or 3,027 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Kodiak, Alaska bearing 3.5° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 170.7° or S .
  • Svalbard Lufthavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Kodiak, Alaska has a subpolar oceanic climate (Cfc).
  • The mean annual temperature is 11.6 °C (20.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8 °C (14.4°F) more in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1536.6 mm (60.5 in) less which is equivalent to 1536.6 l/m² (37.71 US gal/ft²) or 15,366,000 l/ha (1,642,727 US gal/ac) less. About 1/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 20.5° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Kodiak, Alaska.
  • Relative humidity levels are 6.4% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 12.2°C (21.9°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -14 (-25) -16 (-28) -16 (-29) -16 (-28) -11 (-19) -8 (-14) -7 (-12) -8 (-15) -10 (-17) -10 (-19) -12 (-21) -13 (-23) -12 (-21)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -176 (-7) -115 (-5) -98 (-4) -97 (-4) -133 (-5) -110 (-4) -76 (-3) -108 (-4) -158 (-6) -169 (-7) -138 (-5) -159 (-6) -1537 (-60)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -7h 01' -7h 50' -1h 11' +5h 35' +7h 38' +6h 20' +6h 56' +7h 40' +1h 00' -5h 46' -7h 35' -6h 20'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -20.6 -20.3 -20.6 -20.6 -20.6 -20.5 -20.4 -20.4 -20.2 -20 -20.4 -20.6   -20.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -7 -5 -4 -5 -6 -8 -7 -7 -7 -5 -9 -7   -6.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -14.8 (-27) -15.9 (-29) -16.4 (-30) -15.5 (-28) -11.1 (-20) -8.9 (-16) -7.7 (-14) -9.2 (-17) -10.2 (-18) -10.4 (-19) -12.5 (-23) -13.3 (-24) -12.2 (-22)

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