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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Mahajanga/ Majunga Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Mahajanga/ Majunga, Madagascar is approximately 10,621 km or 6,600 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Mahajanga/ Majunga bearing 354° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 330.2° or NNW .
  • Svalbard Lufthavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Mahajanga/ Majunga has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Svalbard Lufthavn is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Mahajanga/ Majunga is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 33 °C (59.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 18.6 °C (33.5°F) more in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1306 mm (51.4 in) less which is equivalent to 1306 l/m² (32.05 US gal/ft²) or 13,060,000 l/ha (1,396,201 US gal/ac) less. About 1/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 58.8° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Mahajanga/ Majunga.
  • Relative humidity levels are 19.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 26.4°C (47.5°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -42 (-76) -44 (-78) -43 (-78) -40 (-72) -31 (-55) -23 (-41) -18 (-33) -20 (-36) -25 (-45) -32 (-58) -38 (-68) -41 (-73) -33 (-59)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -390 (-15) -367 (-14) -176 (-7) -60 (-2) -2 (0) +10 (+0) +16 (+1) +20 (+1) +18 (+1) -7 (0) -105 (-4) -264 (-10) -1306 (-51)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -12h 49' -11h 19' -1h 48' +7h 59' +12h 43' +12h 54' +12h 49' +11h 10' +1h 33' -8h 14' -12h 44' -12h 54'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -93.1 -82.3 -61.9 -38.8 -22.1 -15.7 -21.7 -38.4 -61.1 -82.5 -92.8 -93.9   -58.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +4 +2 +10 +17 +25 +26 +31 +35 +34 +28 +14 +5   +19.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -39.6 (-71) -41.2 (-74) -39.1 (-70) -33.6 (-60) -22.3 (-40) -14.6 (-26) -9.5 (-17) -9.4 (-17) -14.3 (-26) -23 (-41) -32.5 (-59) -37.5 (-68) -26.4 (-48)

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