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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Ruakura Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Ruakura, New Zealand is approximately 15,418 km or 9,581 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Ruakura bearing 353.9° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 204.3° or SSW .
  • Svalbard Lufthavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Ruakura has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Svalbard Lufthavn is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Ruakura is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 20.3 °C (36.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 12.2 °C (22°F) more in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1017.9 mm (40.1 in) less which is equivalent to 1017.9 l/m² (24.98 US gal/ft²) or 10,179,000 l/ha (1,088,203 US gal/ac) less. About 1/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 39.7° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Ruakura.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -34 (-60) -35 (-63) -33 (-60) -27 (-48) -16 (-28) -8 (-14) -3 (-5) -5 (-9) -11 (-20) -19 (-33) -25 (-45) -30 (-54) -20 (-37)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -75 (-3) -57 (-2) -70 (-3) -81 (-3) -99 (-4) -110 (-4) -105 (-4) -94 (-4) -83 (-3) -82 (-3) -79 (-3) -85 (-3) -1018 (-40)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -14h 17' -12h 14' -1h 58' +8h 36' +14h 01' +14h 34' +14h 19' +12h 05' +1h 41' -8h 53' -14h 03' -14h 34'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -80.1 -61.1 -40 -16.8 -0.1 +6.4 +0.5 -16.2 -38.9 -61.3 -80 -87.4   -39.7

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