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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Townsville, Queensland Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Townsville, Queensland, Australia is approximately 12,979 km or 8,065 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Townsville, Queensland bearing 350.1° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 232.6° or SW .
  • Svalbard Lufthavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Townsville, Queensland has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Svalbard Lufthavn is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Townsville, Queensland is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 31 °C (55.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 13.1 °C (23.6°F) more in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 856.4 mm (33.7 in) less which is equivalent to 856.4 l/m² (21.02 US gal/ft²) or 8,564,000 l/ha (915,548 US gal/ac) less. About 1/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 56.8° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Townsville, Queensland.
  • Relative humidity levels are 12% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 26.7°C (48°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -43 (-78) -43 (-78) -43 (-77) -37 (-67) -27 (-49) -18 (-33) -13 (-24) -15 (-27) -22 (-39) -31 (-55) -37 (-67) -41 (-74) -31 (-56)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -232 (-9) -213 (-8) -156 (-6) -51 (-2) -34 (-1) -10 (0) +7 (+0) +9 (+0) +10 (+0) -12 (0) -42 (-2) -134 (-5) -856 (-34)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -13h 01' -11h 27' -1h 50' +8h 04' +12h 54' +13h 08' +13h 02' +11h 18' +1h 34' -8h 19' -12h 55' -13h 08'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -95.4 -79.2 -58.4 -35.3 -18.6 -12.1 -18 -34.8 -57.4 -79.3 -94.8 -97.5   -56.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +4 +6 +7 +9 +13 +16 +18 +20 +19 +14 +11 +7   +12
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -40.5 (-73) -40.1 (-72) -39.4 (-71) -33.5 (-60) -22.9 (-41) -13.4 (-24) -8.6 (-15) -10 (-18) -15.9 (-29) -25.5 (-46) -32.7 (-59) -37.6 (-68) -26.7 (-48)

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