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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Lafayette, La Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Lafayette, La, Usa is approximately 7,107 km or 4,416 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Lafayette, La bearing 12.5° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 113.4° or ESE .
  • Svalbard Lufthavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Lafayette, La has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Svalbard Lufthavn is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Lafayette, La is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 26.6 °C (47.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.6 °C (8.3°F) more in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1302.3 mm (51.3 in) less which is equivalent to 1302.3 l/m² (31.96 US gal/ft²) or 13,023,000 l/ha (1,392,245 US gal/ac) less. About 1/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 48° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Lafayette, La.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -26 (-46) -28 (-51) -32 (-58) -33 (-59) -28 (-51) -25 (-45) -22 (-40) -23 (-41) -25 (-45) -26 (-47) -26 (-47) -26 (-46) -27 (-48)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -114 (-4) -90 (-4) -85 (-3) -93 (-4) -124 (-5) -119 (-5) -159 (-6) -114 (-4) -116 (-5) -83 (-3) -84 (-3) -122 (-5) -1302 (-51)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -10h 17' -9h 44' -1h 31' +6h 53' +10h 28' +10h 05' +10h 15' +9h 35' +1h 18' -7h 06' -10h 27' -10h 05'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -48.1 -47.7 -48.1 -48.1 -48 -48 -47.9 -47.9 -47.8 -47.5 -47.9 -48.1   -48

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