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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Thumrait Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Thumrait, Oman is approximately 7,040 km or 4,375 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Thumrait bearing 351.8° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 318.3° or NW .
  • Svalbard Lufthavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Thumrait has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Svalbard Lufthavn is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Thumrait is in or near the tropical desert biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 32.8 °C (59°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8.4 °C (15.1°F) more in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 125 mm (4.9 in) more which is equivalent to 125 l/m² (3.07 US gal/ft²) or 1,250,000 l/ha (133,633 US gal/ac) more. About 3 1/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 58.7° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Thumrait.
  • Relative humidity levels are 23.6% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 25°C (44.9°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -34 (-61) -37 (-67) -41 (-73) -41 (-73) -36 (-64) -31 (-55) -23 (-42) -25 (-44) -29 (-51) -32 (-58) -33 (-60) -33 (-59) -33 (-59)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +11 (+0) +11 (+0) +3 (+0) -1 (0) +7 (+0) -1 (0) +18 (+1) +18 (+1) +20 (+1) +13 (+1) +13 (+1) +13 (+1) +125 (+5)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -11h 04' -10h 13' -1h 36' +7h 13' +11h 10' +10h 57' +11h 03' +10h 04' +1h 22' -7h 27' -11h 09' -10h 57'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -60.4 -60 -60.4 -60.5 -55.4 -49 -54.6 -60.6 -60.4 -60.1 -60.5 -60.6   -58.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +19 +21 +28 +31 +30 +28 +12 +17 +24 +32 +24 +17   +23.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -27.8 (-50) -30.7 (-55) -31.3 (-56) -29.7 (-53) -25.3 (-46) -20.9 (-38) -19.7 (-35) -19.6 (-35) -20.9 (-38) -21.5 (-39) -25.2 (-45) -27 (-49) -25 (-45)

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