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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Rockwell City, Ia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Rockwell City, Ia, Usa is approximately 5,890 km or 3,660 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Rockwell City, Ia bearing 13.8° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 119.3° or ESE .
  • Svalbard Lufthavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Rockwell City, Ia has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Svalbard Lufthavn is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Rockwell City, Ia is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 15.7 °C (28.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.6 °C (17.3°F) less in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 613.9 mm (24.2 in) less which is equivalent to 613.9 l/m² (15.07 US gal/ft²) or 6,139,000 l/ha (656,300 US gal/ac) less. About 2/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 36.2° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Rockwell City, Ia.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-13) -11 (-20) -18 (-32) -22 (-40) -21 (-37) -20 (-36) -18 (-32) -17 (-31) -17 (-31) -17 (-30) -13 (-23) -8 (-14) -16 (-28)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -5 (0) +1 (+0) -28 (-1) -61 (-2) -96 (-4) -103 (-4) -93 (-4) -76 (-3) -75 (-3) -47 (-2) -21 (-1) -10 (0) -614 (-24)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -9h 19' -9h 09' -1h 24' +6h 29' +9h 37' +8h 59' +9h 16' +9h 00' +1h 12' -6h 41' -9h 35' -8h 59'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -36.3 -35.9 -36.3 -36.3 -36.3 -36.2 -36.1 -36.2 -36 -35.7 -36.1 -36.3   -36.2

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