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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Vancouver, Wa Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Vancouver, Wa, Usa is approximately 5,956 km or 3,701 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Vancouver, Wa bearing 9.7° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 144.5° or SE .
  • Svalbard Lufthavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Vancouver, Wa has a Mediterranean warm climate (Csb).
  • Svalbard Lufthavn is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Vancouver, Wa is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 17.4 °C (31.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.3 °C (13.1°F) more in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 869.2 mm (34.2 in) less which is equivalent to 869.2 l/m² (21.33 US gal/ft²) or 8,692,000 l/ha (929,232 US gal/ac) less. About 1/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 32.6° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Vancouver, Wa.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -19 (-34) -22 (-39) -23 (-42) -22 (-39) -17 (-31) -14 (-25) -12 (-22) -13 (-24) -15 (-27) -17 (-30) -17 (-31) -17 (-31) -17 (-31)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -142 (-6) -96 (-4) -83 (-3) -60 (-2) -53 (-2) -31 (-1) -3 (0) -8 (0) -31 (-1) -67 (-3) -137 (-5) -159 (-6) -869 (-34)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -8h 56' -8h 55' -1h 22' +6h 19' +9h 17' +8h 33' +8h 53' +8h 46' +1h 10' -6h 31' -9h 15' -8h 33'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -32.7 -32.3 -32.7 -32.7 -32.7 -32.6 -32.5 -32.5 -32.3 -32.1 -32.5 -32.7   -32.6

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