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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Watson Lake, Yukon Territory Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Watson Lake, Yukon Territory, Canada is approximately 4,443 km or 2,761 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Watson Lake, Yukon Territory bearing 10.7° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 153.1° or SSE .
  • Svalbard Lufthavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Watson Lake, Yukon Territory has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • Svalbard Lufthavn is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Watson Lake, Yukon Territory is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 3.6 °C (6.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 17.4 °C (31.3°F) less in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 233.8 mm (9.2 in) less which is equivalent to 233.8 l/m² (5.74 US gal/ft²) or 2,338,000 l/ha (249,948 US gal/ac) less. About 3/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 18.1° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Watson Lake, Yukon Territory.
  • Relative humidity levels are 9.4% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1°C (1.9°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+17) +2 (+4) -5 (-10) -12 (-22) -11 (-20) -11 (-19) -9 (-16) -8 (-15) -7 (-13) -5 (-10) +5 (+9) +10 (+17) -4 (-6)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -18 (-1) -3 (0) +3 (+0) -4 (0) -31 (-1) -43 (-2) -42 (-2) -21 (-1) -25 (-1) -21 (-1) -13 (-1) -15 (-1) -234 (-9)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -6h 25' -7h 31' -1h 07' +5h 23' +7h 09' +5h 37' +6h 19' +7h 21' +0h 57' -5h 33' -7h 05' -5h 37'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -18.3 -17.9 -18.2 -18.2 -18.2 -18.1 -18 -18 -17.9 -17.7 -18.1 -18.3   -18.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -10 -4 +9 +21 +29 +25 +26 +23 +16 +5 -11 -16   +9.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +7.7 (+14) +1.5 (+3) -3.8 (-7) -7.7 (-14) -4.1 (-7) -3.9 (-7) -2.6 (-5) -2.7 (-5) -3 (-5) -4.4 (-8) +3.3 (+6) +7.3 (+13) -1 (-2)

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