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Isfjord Radio, Svalbard vs Grand Junction, Colorado Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Isfjord Radio, Svalbard, Norway and Grand Junction, Colorado, Usa is approximately 6,434 km or 3,998 mi.
  • To reach Isfjord Radio, Svalbard in this distance one would set out from Grand Junction, Colorado bearing 11.9° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Isfjord Radio, Svalbard bearing 129.1° or SE .
  • Isfjord Radio, Svalbard has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Grand Junction, Colorado has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Isfjord Radio, Svalbard is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Grand Junction, Colorado is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 15.5 °C (27.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 12.4 °C (22.3°F) less in Isfjord Radio, Svalbard. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 117.6 mm (4.6 in) more which is equivalent to 117.6 l/m² (2.89 US gal/ft²) or 1,176,000 l/ha (125,722 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/2 as much.
  • There are 2068 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Isfjord Radio, Svalbard. In whichever way circa 5h 39' less per day or about 1/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 38.9° lower in Isfjord Radio, Svalbard than in Grand Junction, Colorado.
  • Relative humidity levels are 43.4% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 3.9°C (7°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-16) -14 (-26) -22 (-40) -24 (-43) -25 (-46) -27 (-48) -27 (-49) -27 (-48) -24 (-44) -21 (-37) -14 (-25) -10 (-17) -20 (-37)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -12 (-21) -18 (-33) -20 (-35) -20 (-35) -20 (-36) -21 (-37) -20 (-36) -18 (-32) -16 (-28) -10 (-18) -6 (-11) -15 (-28)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-6) -9 (-17) -15 (-26) -16 (-28) -14 (-25) -13 (-23) -14 (-25) -14 (-25) -12 (-21) -10 (-19) -7 (-12) -3 (-5) -11 (-19)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +12 (+0) +13 (+1) +1 (+0) -4 (0) -2 (0) +6 (+0) +9 (+0) +19 (+1) +15 (+1) +14 (+1) +19 (+1) +16 (+1) +118 (+5)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +6 (+19) +4 (+14) +5 (+16) +4 (+13) +5 (+16) +5 (+17) +6 (+19) +7 (+23) +9 (+30) +8 (+26) +9 (+30) +8 (+26)   +76 (+21)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -5h 17' -6h 18' -5h 01' -1h 32' -2h 01' -6h 48' -6h 27' -6h 03' -7h 26' -8h 09' -6h 44' -6h 09'   -5h 39'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -9h 35' -9h 13' -1h 24' +6h 27' +9h 51' +9h 18' +9h 33' +9h 04' +1h 12' -6h 42' -9h 50' -9h 17'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -39 -38.7 -39 -39 -39 -38.9 -38.8 -38.8 -38.8 -38.4 -38.8 -39   -38.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +22 +28 +43 +47 +53 +61 +60 +53 +51 +46 +35 +22   +43.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -2.4 (-4) -6.6 (-12) -8.5 (-15) -7 (-13) -3.5 (-6) -0.2 (0) -2.1 (-4) -4.7 (-8) -3 (-5) -3.3 (-6) -2.8 (-5) -2.5 (-5) -3.9 (-7)

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