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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Smara Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Smara, Western Sahara is approximately 5,884 km or 3,657 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Smara bearing 6.7° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 30.5° or NNE .
  • Svalbard Lufthavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Smara has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Svalbard Lufthavn is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Smara is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 29.4 °C (52.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.1 °C (12.8°F) more in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 42 mm (1.7 in) more which is equivalent to 42 l/m² (1.03 US gal/ft²) or 420,000 l/ha (44,901 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 51.4° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Smara.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -31 (-55) -34 (-61) -35 (-64) -35 (-63) -27 (-48) -24 (-43) -23 (-42) -26 (-46) -27 (-49) -30 (-53) -31 (-56) -30 (-55) -29 (-53)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +10 (+0) -5 (0) +15 (+1) +3 (+0) +6 (+0) +5 (+0) +18 (+1) +21 (+1) -11 (0) -12 (0) +1 (+0) -9 (0) +42 (+2)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -10h 31' -9h 53' -1h 32' +6h 59' +10h 41' +10h 20' +10h 29' +9h 44' +1h 19' -7h 12' -10h 40' -10h 20'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -51.4 -51 -51.4 -51.5 -51.4 -51.4 -51.3 -51.4 -51.3 -51 -51.4 -51.5   -51.4

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