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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Lærdal, Western Norway Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Lærdal, Western Norway, Norway is approximately 1,931 km or 1,200 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Lærdal, Western Norway bearing 5.4° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 13° or NNE .
  • Svalbard Lufthavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Lærdal, Western Norway has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Svalbard Lufthavn is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Lærdal, Western Norway is in or near the boreal wet forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 13.4 °C (24.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.1 °C (7.4°F) more in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 230 mm (9.1 in) less which is equivalent to 230 l/m² (5.64 US gal/ft²) or 2,300,000 l/ha (245,885 US gal/ac) less. About 4/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 17.2° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Lærdal, Western Norway.
  • Relative humidity levels are 3.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 12.2°C (22°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -14 (-25) -15 (-27) -17 (-31) -18 (-33) -15 (-28) -13 (-23) -11 (-19) -10 (-18) -11 (-19) -12 (-21) -12 (-22) -13 (-24) -13 (-24)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -20 (-1) -7 (0) +6 (+0) -9 (0) -13 (-1) -20 (-1) -28 (-1) -20 (-1) -33 (-1) -38 (-1) -22 (-1) -26 (-1) -230 (-9)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -6h 09' -7h 22' -1h 06' +5h 17' +6h 55' +5h 17' +6h 02' +7h 13' +0h 56' -5h 27' -6h 51' -5h 16'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -17.2 -16.8 -17.2 -17.2 -17.2 -17.2 -17.2 -17.2 -17.1 -16.9 -17.2 -17.3   -17.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +5 +7 +11 +11 +11 +3 +2 -1 -4 -4 -3 +0   +3.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -12.6 (-23) -13.3 (-24) -14.8 (-27) -15.2 (-27) -12.1 (-22) -11.3 (-20) -9.9 (-18) -10.1 (-18) -10.6 (-19) -11.4 (-21) -12.2 (-22) -12.9 (-23) -12.2 (-22)

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