Vs > Queenstown
Norway flag

Svalbard Lufthavn vs Queenstown Climate & Distance Between

New Zealand flag
  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Queenstown, New Zealand is approximately 16,145 km or 10,033 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Queenstown bearing 350.8° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 213.8° or SW .
  • Svalbard Lufthavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Queenstown has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Svalbard Lufthavn is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Queenstown is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 17.2 °C (31°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.8 °C (17.6°F) more in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 670.1 mm (26.4 in) less which is equivalent to 670.1 l/m² (16.45 US gal/ft²) or 6,701,000 l/ha (716,381 US gal/ac) less. About 1/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 32.5° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Queenstown.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -32 (-57) -33 (-59) -30 (-54) -23 (-42) -12 (-21) -3 (-5) +2 (+3) -1 (-2) -8 (-14) -16 (-29) -23 (-42) -28 (-51) -17 (-31)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -63 (-2) -33 (-1) -64 (-3) -57 (-2) -74 (-3) -63 (-2) -40 (-2) -36 (-1) -57 (-2) -77 (-3) -52 (-2) -55 (-2) -670 (-26)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -14h 59' -12h 39' -2h 03' +8h 54' +14h 38' +15h 21' +15h 02' +12h 30' +1h 45' -9h 11' -14h 40' -15h 21'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -72.9 -53.9 -32.7 -9.5 +7.1 +13.6 +7.7 -9 -31.7 -54.1 -72.9 -80.1   -32.5

There are so many comparison pages. Please post a link to one to help people find them:

Svalbard Lufthavn vs Queenstown Discussion

You are welcome to incorporate your thoughts on the differences in climate or other matters such as contrasts in culture, standard of living, demographics etc.

Currently under general maintenance.

Climate Guides for Locations near Svalbard Lufthavn

Climate Guides for Locations near Queenstown


Countries A-Z:         A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z
Bright Future Dir.

© 2009 - 2015 climatemps.com - Sitemap - Contact Us - Privacy Policy -