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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Aklavik, Northwest Territories Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Aklavik, Northwest Territories, Canada is approximately 3,612 km or 2,245 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Aklavik, Northwest Territories bearing 10.8° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 160.1° or SSE .
  • Svalbard Lufthavn has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Aklavik, Northwest Territories has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • Svalbard Lufthavn is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Aklavik, Northwest Territories is in or near the subpolar moist tundra biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 2.1 °C (3.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 20.9 °C (37.6°F) less in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 41 mm (1.6 in) less which is equivalent to 41 l/m² (1.01 US gal/ft²) or 410,000 l/ha (43,832 US gal/ac) less. About 4/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 10.1° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Aklavik, Northwest Territories.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +14 (+25) +11 (+19) +6 (+11) +0 (+0) -4 (-7) -8 (-14) -8 (-15) -6 (-11) -4 (-6) +1 (+2) +9 (+16) +14 (+25) +2 (+4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -1 (0) +7 (+0) +11 (+0) -3 (0) -3 (0) -8 (0) -14 (-1) -10 (0) -8 (0) -11 (0) -4 (0) +3 (+0) -41 (-2)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 55' -5h 50' -0h 51' +4h 19' +3h 54' -0h 00' +1h 40' +5h 39' +0h 44' -4h 26' -3h 44' -0h 00'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -10.4 -9.9 -10.2 -10.1 -10.1 -10 -9.9 -9.9 -9.8 -9.6 -10.2 -10.2   -10.1

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