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Isfjord Radio, Svalbard vs Fort Nelson, British Columbia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Isfjord Radio, Svalbard, Norway and Fort Nelson, British Columbia, Canada is approximately 4,508 km or 2,801 mi.
  • To reach Isfjord Radio, Svalbard in this distance one would set out from Fort Nelson, British Columbia bearing 12.7° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Isfjord Radio, Svalbard bearing 146.6° or SSE .
  • Isfjord Radio, Svalbard has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Fort Nelson, British Columbia has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • Isfjord Radio, Svalbard is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Fort Nelson, British Columbia is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 2.8 °C (5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 21.2 °C (38.2°F) less in Isfjord Radio, Svalbard. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 111.5 mm (4.4 in) less which is equivalent to 111.5 l/m² (2.74 US gal/ft²) or 1,115,000 l/ha (119,201 US gal/ac) less. About 3/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 19.2° lower in Isfjord Radio, Svalbard than in Fort Nelson, British Columbia.
  • Relative humidity levels are 19.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.3°C (2.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+19) +4 (+7) -7 (-12) -14 (-24) -17 (-31) -17 (-31) -16 (-29) -15 (-27) -12 (-21) -7 (-13) +6 (+11) +10 (+19) -6 (-11)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +6 (+11) -3 (-6) -11 (-19) -13 (-23) -12 (-22) -11 (-20) -10 (-19) -7 (-13) -4 (-7) +8 (+14) +12 (+22) -3 (-5)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +14 (+24) +8 (+15) +0 (+1) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -7 (-13) -6 (-12) -6 (-10) -3 (-5) -1 (-2) +10 (+17) +15 (+26) +1 (+1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +4 (+0) +9 (+0) +7 (+0) -5 (0) -28 (-1) -45 (-2) -59 (-2) -23 (-1) -7 (0) +8 (+0) +16 (+1) +12 (+0) -112 (-4)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +2 (+6) +1 (+4) +2 (+6) +3 (+10) +1 (+3) -3 ( -10) 0 ( 0) +4 (+13) +5 (+17) +5 (+16) +3 (+10) +1 (+3)   +24 (+7)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -6h 45' -7h 36' -1h 07' +5h 21' +7h 25' +6h 02' +6h 40' +7h 26' +0h 57' -5h 34' -7h 22' -6h 01'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -19.3 -19.1 -19.3 -19.3 -19.3 -19.2 -19.1 -19.1 -19.1 -18.7 -19.2 -19.3   -19.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -2 +4 +24 +32 +36 +34 +35 +32 +25 +16 +0 -5   +19.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +11.6 (+21) +6.4 (+12) +0.6 (+1) -4.2 (-8) -3.8 (-7) -4.4 (-8) -3.3 (-6) -3.2 (-6) -1.9 (-3) -1.2 (-2) +7.7 (+14) +11.4 (+21) +1.3 (+2)

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