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

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  • The distance between Isfjord Radio, Svalbard, Norway and Fairbanks, Alaska, Usa is approximately 4,079 km or 2,535 mi.
  • To reach Isfjord Radio, Svalbard in this distance one would set out from Fairbanks, Alaska bearing 6.3° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Isfjord Radio, Svalbard bearing 166.9° or SSE .
  • Isfjord Radio, Svalbard has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Fairbanks, Alaska has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • Isfjord Radio, Svalbard is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Fairbanks, Alaska is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 1 °C (1.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 22.8 °C (41°F) less in Isfjord Radio, Svalbard. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 60.9 mm (2.4 in) more which is equivalent to 60.9 l/m² (1.49 US gal/ft²) or 609,000 l/ha (65,106 US gal/ac) more. About 1 2/9 as much.
  • There are 1003 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Isfjord Radio, Svalbard. In whichever way circa 2h 45' less per day or about 1/2 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 13.3° lower in Isfjord Radio, Svalbard than in Fairbanks, Alaska.
  • Relative humidity levels are 20.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 3.1°C (5.6°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Isfjord Radio, Svalbard relative to Fairbanks, Alaska. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Fairbanks, 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) +12 (+21) +7 (+12) -4 (-8) -10 (-18) -16 (-29) -17 (-31) -15 (-28) -13 (-24) -10 (-17) +-1 (-2) +9 (+16) +11 (+19) -4 (-7)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +13 (+24) +9 (+17) 0 (-1) -8 (-14) -12 (-22) -13 (-23) -11 (-21) -9 (-17) -6 (-11) +1 (+1) +11 (+19) +13 (+24) -1 (-2)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+27) +12 (+21) +4 (+7) -6 (-10) -8 (-15) -9 (-16) -7 (-13) -5 (-10) -2 (-4) +3 (+5) +13 (+23) +16 (+29) +2 (+4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +14 (+1) +15 (+1) +15 (+1) +7 (+0) +5 (+0) -16 (-1) -23 (-1) -10 (0) +12 (+0) +16 (+1) +17 (+1) +9 (+0) +61 (+2)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +4 (+13) +5 (+18) +6 (+19) +6 (+20) +3 (+10) -1 ( -3) -2 ( -6) 0 ( 0) +4 (+13) +2 (+6) +5 (+17) +6 (+19)   +38 (+10)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -1h 44' -4h 08' -4h 44' -2h 26' -2h 05' -5h 38' -3h 52' -1h 00' -1h 36' -2h 19' -2h 22' -1h 09'   -2h 45'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 41' -6h 36' -0h 57' +4h 43' +5h 46' +3h 20' +4h 32' +6h 26' +0h 49' -4h 53' -5h 40' -3h 19'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -13.4 -13.2 -13.4 -13.4 -13.3 -13.2 -13.1 -13.1 -13.1 -12.8 -13.3 -13.5   -13.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +6 +13 +24 +30 +36 +38 +33 +27 +21 +9 +6 +6   +20.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +13.9 (+25) +10.9 (+20) +3.3 (+6) -2.2 (-4) -3.5 (-6) -3.7 (-7) -4 (-7) -3.5 (-6) -1.6 (-3) +2.1 (+4) +11.4 (+21) +13.9 (+25) +3.1 (+6)

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