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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Penticton, Bc Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Penticton, Bc, Canada is approximately 5,497 km or 3,416 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Penticton, Bc bearing 10.9° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 142.8° or SE .
  • Svalbard Lufthavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Penticton, Bc has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Svalbard Lufthavn is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Penticton, Bc is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 15.7 °C (28.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.2 °C (0.4°F) less in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 128.3 mm (5.1 in) less which is equivalent to 128.3 l/m² (3.15 US gal/ft²) or 1,283,000 l/ha (137,161 US gal/ac) less. About 3/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 28.8° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Penticton, Bc.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-24) -17 (-31) -20 (-37) -21 (-38) -18 (-32) -16 (-28) -15 (-26) -15 (-27) -14 (-26) -14 (-26) -14 (-24) -12 (-22) -16 (-28)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -15 (-1) -2 (0) 0 (0) -16 (-1) -26 (-1) -23 (-1) -5 (0) -5 (0) -3 (0) -3 (0) -11 (0) -18 (-1) -128 (-5)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -8h 27' -8h 38' -1h 19' +6h 08' +8h 52' +8h 01' +8h 24' +8h 29' +1h 07' -6h 19' -8h 50' -8h 01'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -28.9 -28.5 -28.9 -28.9 -28.8 -28.8 -28.7 -28.7 -28.5 -28.3 -28.7 -28.9   -28.8

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