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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Palmerston N Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Palmerston N, New Zealand is approximately 15,703 km or 9,758 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Palmerston N bearing 353.7° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 204.4° or SSW .
  • Svalbard Lufthavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Palmerston N has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Svalbard Lufthavn is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Palmerston N is in or near the warm temperate thorn steppe biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 20 °C (36°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 12.4 °C (22.3°F) more in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 779.6 mm (30.7 in) less which is equivalent to 779.6 l/m² (19.13 US gal/ft²) or 7,796,000 l/ha (833,444 US gal/ac) less. About 1/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 37.2° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Palmerston N.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -33 (-60) -34 (-62) -33 (-59) -27 (-48) -16 (-28) -7 (-13) -3 (-5) -5 (-8) -11 (-19) -18 (-33) -25 (-45) -30 (-54) -20 (-36)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -60 (-2) -43 (-2) -58 (-2) -56 (-2) -83 (-3) -76 (-3) -80 (-3) -61 (-2) -60 (-2) -69 (-3) -55 (-2) -79 (-3) -780 (-31)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -14h 31' -12h 22' -2h 00' +8h 42' +14h 13' +14h 49' +14h 33' +12h 13' +1h 43' -8h 59' -14h 15' -14h 49'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -77.6 -58.6 -37.4 -14.2 +2.4 +8.9 +3 -13.7 -36.3 -58.8 -77.5 -84.8   -37.2

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