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Nome, Alaska vs Svalbard Lufthavn Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Nome, Alaska, Usa and Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway is approximately 4,141 km or 2,573 mi.
  • To reach Nome, Alaska in this distance one would set out from Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 0.6° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Nome, Alaska bearing 179.7° or S .
  • Nome, Alaska has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc) whereas Svalbard Lufthavn has a tundra climate (ET).
  • Nome, Alaska is in or near the subpolar wet tundra biome whereas Svalbard Lufthavn is in or near the polar desert biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 3.5 °C (6.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.3 °C (7.7°F) more in Nome, Alaska. The continentality subtype is subcontinental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 197.8 mm (7.8 in) more which is equivalent to 197.8 l/m² (4.85 US gal/ft²) or 1,978,000 l/ha (211,461 US gal/ac) more. About 2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 13.8° higher in Nome, Alaska than in Svalbard Lufthavn.
  • Relative humidity levels are 8.1% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4.6°C (8.3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+3) +1 (+1) +3 (+5) +4 (+8) +6 (+12) +6 (+11) +5 (+9) +5 (+10) +5 (+10) +3 (+6) +1 (+3) 0 (-1) +4 (+6)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +8 (+0) -4 (0) -6 (0) +7 (+0) +9 (+0) +17 (+1) +37 (+1) +46 (+2) +42 (+2) +21 (+1) +13 (+1) +7 (+0) +198 (+8)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +4h 50' +6h 46' +1h 00' -4h 53' -5h 53' -3h 33' -4h 41' -6h 36' -0h 51' +5h 02' +5h 47' +3h 33'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +14 +13.6 +13.9 +13.9 +13.8 +13.7 +13.6 +13.6 +13.5 +13.3 +13.7 +14   +13.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +6 +5 +7 +10 +6 +8 +11 +11 +8 +8 +10 +7   +8.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +2.2 (+4) +1.4 (+3) +3.7 (+7) +5.7 (+10) +7 (+13) +6.9 (+12) +6.9 (+12) +7.2 (+13) +6.2 (+11) +4.4 (+8) +2.8 (+5) +0.6 (+1) +4.6 (+8)

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