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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Los Angeles, California Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Los Angeles, California, Usa is approximately 7,180 km or 4,462 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Los Angeles, California bearing 9.4° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 138.5° or SE .
  • Svalbard Lufthavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Los Angeles, California has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Svalbard Lufthavn is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Los Angeles, California is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 23.9 °C (43°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 14.5 °C (26.1°F) more in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 125.3 mm (4.9 in) less which is equivalent to 125.3 l/m² (3.08 US gal/ft²) or 1,253,000 l/ha (133,954 US gal/ac) less. About 3/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 44.3° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Los Angeles, California.
  • Relative humidity levels are 20.8% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 17.7°C (31.9°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -29 (-52) -31 (-55) -30 (-54) -28 (-50) -22 (-39) -17 (-30) -15 (-27) -17 (-30) -21 (-37) -25 (-45) -27 (-48) -27 (-49) -24 (-43)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -49 (-2) -45 (-2) -30 (-1) -8 (0) +3 (+0) +10 (+0) +18 (+1) +19 (+1) +12 (+0) +4 (+0) -32 (-1) -28 (-1) -125 (-5)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -10h 00' -9h 34' -1h 29' +6h 46' +10h 14' +9h 46' +9h 59' +9h 25' +1h 16' -6h 59' -10h 13' -9h 46'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -44.3 -44 -44.4 -44.4 -44.3 -44.3 -44.2 -44.2 -44 -43.8 -44.2 -44.4   -44.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +24 +23 +24 +18 +17 +12 +18 +18 +20 +22 +29 +24   +20.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -22 (-40) -23.7 (-43) -23.1 (-42) -22.3 (-40) -16.4 (-30) -13.2 (-24) -10.1 (-18) -11.8 (-21) -14.8 (-27) -18 (-32) -17.6 (-32) -19.7 (-35) -17.7 (-32)

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