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Isfjord Radio, Svalbard vs Anchorage, Alaska Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Isfjord Radio, Svalbard, Norway and Anchorage, Alaska, Usa is approximately 4,495 km or 2,793 mi.
  • To reach Isfjord Radio, Svalbard in this distance one would set out from Anchorage, Alaska bearing 5.2° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Isfjord Radio, Svalbard bearing 167.9° or SSE .
  • Isfjord Radio, Svalbard has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Anchorage, Alaska has a boreal subarctic climate with dry summers (Dsc).
  • Isfjord Radio, Svalbard is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Anchorage, Alaska is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 6.1 °C (10.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.7 °C (12.1°F) less in Isfjord Radio, Svalbard. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 67.1 mm (2.6 in) less which is equivalent to 67.1 l/m (1.65 US gal/ft) or 671,000 l/ha (71,734 US gal/ac) less. About 5/6 as much.
  • There are 890 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Isfjord Radio, Svalbard. In whichever way circa 2h 26' less per day or about 5/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 16.9° lower in Isfjord Radio, Svalbard than in Anchorage, Alaska.
  • Relative humidity levels are 18.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.4°C (4.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Isfjord Radio, Svalbard relative to Anchorage, Alaska. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Anchorage, Alaska vs Isfjord Radio, Svalbard.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) -4 (-6) -10 (-17) -11 (-20) -13 (-24) -12 (-22) -11 (-21) -11 (-20) -10 (-18) -6 (-10) +0 (-1) +-1 (-1) -8 (-14)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-1) -3 (-6) -9 (-15) -11 (-19) -11 (-20) -10 (-18) -9 (-17) -9 (-16) -8 (-14) -4 (-8) +1 (+1) +1 (+1) -6 (-11)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +0 (+0) -3 (-5) -7 (-13) -10 (-18) -9 (-16) -7 (-13) -7 (-12) -7 (-12) -5 (-10) -3 (-6) +1 (+3) +2 (+4) -5 (-8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +6 (+0) +5 (+0) +7 (+0) -2 (0) +2 (+0) -10 (0) -18 (-1) -22 (-1) -33 (-1) -13 (0) +9 (+0) +3 (+0) -67 (-3)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +5 (+16) +5 (+18) +5 (+16) +5 (+17) +5 (+16) +2 (+7) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0) +3 (+10) +6 (+20) +6 (+19)   +42 (+12)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 30' -3h 55' -4h 17' -0h 50' -0h 27' -4h 06' -3h 15' -1h 38' -1h 48' -2h 40' -2h 16' -1h 34'   -2h 26'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -6h 07' -7h 16' -1h 04' +5h 08' +6h 54' +5h 15' +6h 01' +7h 06' +0h 54' -5h 20' -6h 49' -5h 14'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -17.1 -16.8 -17 -17 -17 -16.9 -16.8 -16.8 -16.7 -16.4 -16.9 -17.1   -16.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +8 +16 +25 +28 +30 +28 +25 +21 +17 +14 +8 +5   +18.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) +0.7 (+1) -0.6 (-1) -4.3 (-8) -5 (-9) -4.1 (-7) -3.8 (-7) -4 (-7) -4.6 (-8) -4 (-7) -1.9 (-3) +1.7 (+3) +1.3 (+2) -2.4 (-4)

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