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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Ottawa (airport) Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Ottawa (airport), Canada is approximately 5,127 km or 3,186 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Ottawa (airport) bearing 16.4° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 102.7° or ESE .
  • Svalbard Lufthavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Ottawa (airport) has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Svalbard Lufthavn is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Ottawa (airport) is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 12.5 °C (22.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.5 °C (17.1°F) less in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 730.4 mm (28.8 in) less which is equivalent to 730.4 l/m² (17.93 US gal/ft²) or 7,304,000 l/ha (780,846 US gal/ac) less. About 1/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 32.9° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Ottawa (airport).

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-8) -7 (-13) -13 (-24) -18 (-32) -17 (-31) -16 (-29) -15 (-27) -14 (-26) -14 (-25) -13 (-24) -11 (-20) -6 (-10) -13 (-22)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -46 (-2) -40 (-2) -45 (-2) -59 (-2) -69 (-3) -66 (-3) -70 (-3) -69 (-3) -63 (-2) -62 (-2) -73 (-3) -69 (-3) -730 (-29)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -8h 58' -8h 56' -1h 22' +6h 20' +9h 19' +8h 36' +8h 55' +8h 47' +1h 10' -6h 32' -9h 17' -8h 35'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -33 -32.6 -33 -33 -32.9 -32.9 -32.8 -32.9 -32.7 -32.5 -32.8 -33   -32.9

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