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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Olympia, Wa Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Olympia, Wa, Usa is approximately 5,814 km or 3,613 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Olympia, Wa bearing 9.8° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 145° or SE .
  • Svalbard Lufthavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Olympia, Wa has a Mediterranean warm climate (Csb).
  • Svalbard Lufthavn is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Olympia, Wa is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 16.5 °C (29.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8 °C (14.4°F) more in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1105.1 mm (43.5 in) less which is equivalent to 1105.1 l/m² (27.12 US gal/ft²) or 11,051,000 l/ha (1,181,425 US gal/ac) less. About 1/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 31.3° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Olympia, Wa.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -19 (-33) -21 (-39) -22 (-40) -21 (-38) -16 (-29) -13 (-23) -11 (-21) -13 (-23) -14 (-25) -15 (-28) -16 (-29) -17 (-30) -17 (-30)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -192 (-8) -128 (-5) -106 (-4) -74 (-3) -46 (-2) -30 (-1) -3 (0) -10 (0) -37 (-1) -97 (-4) -192 (-8) -192 (-8) -1105 (-44)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -8h 46' -8h 49' -1h 21' +6h 15' +9h 09' +8h 23' +8h 43' +8h 40' +1h 09' -6h 27' -9h 07' -8h 22'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -31.3 -31 -31.4 -31.4 -31.3 -31.3 -31.2 -31.2 -31 -30.8 -31.2 -31.3   -31.3

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