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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Palmyra Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Palmyra, Syria is approximately 4,979 km or 3,094 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Palmyra bearing 353.6° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 333° or NNW .
  • Svalbard Lufthavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Palmyra has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Svalbard Lufthavn is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Palmyra is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The mean temperature is 25.3 °C (45.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.6 °C (1.1°F) less in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 44.3 mm (1.7 in) more which is equivalent to 44.3 l/m² (1.09 US gal/ft²) or 443,000 l/ha (47,360 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 43.6° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Palmyra.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-40) -25 (-46) -29 (-51) -30 (-55) -28 (-50) -26 (-46) -24 (-42) -24 (-44) -26 (-46) -26 (-47) -24 (-42) -22 (-39) -25 (-46)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -9 (0) -1 (0) -1 (0) -11 (0) +0 (+0) +11 (+0) +18 (+1) +23 (+1) +20 (+1) +2 (+0) -1 (0) -7 (0) +44 (+2)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -9h 58' -9h 32' -1h 29' +6h 45' +10h 11' +9h 43' +9h 56' +9h 23' +1h 16' -6h 58' -10h 10' -9h 43'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -43.6 -43.2 -43.6 -43.6 -43.6 -43.7 -43.6 -43.7 -43.6 -43.3 -43.6 -43.7   -43.6

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