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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Magadan Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Magadan, Russia is approximately 4,402 km or 2,736 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Magadan bearing 347° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 214° or SW .
  • Svalbard Lufthavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Magadan has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • Svalbard Lufthavn is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Magadan is in or near the subpolar wet tundra biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 3.4 °C (6.1°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 352.8 mm (13.9 in) less which is equivalent to 352.8 l/m² (8.66 US gal/ft²) or 3,528,000 l/ha (377,167 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 18.7° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Magadan.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+3) -1 (-1) -4 (-7) -7 (-13) -6 (-10) -5 (-10) -5 (-9) -7 (-12) -7 (-12) -4 (-7) +1 (+1) +2 (+3) -3 (-6)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -2 (0) +5 (+0) +9 (+0) -18 (-1) -39 (-2) -42 (-2) -51 (-2) -49 (-2) -61 (-2) -61 (-2) -32 (-1) -13 (-1) -353 (-14)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -6h 34' -7h 35' -1h 08' +5h 26' +7h 16' +5h 48' +6h 29' +7h 26' +0h 58' -5h 36' -7h 12' -5h 48'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -18.7 -18.2 -18.5 -18.6 -18.6 -18.7 -18.8 -18.8 -18.7 -18.5 -18.8 -18.8   -18.7

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