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Zaranj vs Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Zaranj, Afghanistan and Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard, Norway is approximately 5,376 km or 3,341 mi.
  • To reach Zaranj in this distance one would set out from Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard bearing 129° or SE and follow the great circles arc to approach Zaranj bearing 166° or SSE .
  • Zaranj has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The annual average temperature is 22.7 °C (40.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 16.5 °C (29.7°F) more in Zaranj. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 341.5 mm (13.4 in) less which is equivalent to 341.5 l/m² (8.38 US gal/ft²) or 3,415,000 l/ha (365,086 US gal/ac) less. About 1/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 43.4° higher in Zaranj than in Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard.
  • Relative humidity levels are 47.2% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 9.8°C (17.7°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Zaranj relative to Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard vs Zaranj.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +18 (+33) +23 (+41) +29 (+52) +35 (+62) +36 (+65) +39 (+70) +36 (+64) +34 (+62) +32 (+58) +29 (+53) +23 (+42) +20 (+35) +29 (+53)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +13 (+23) +17 (+31) +23 (+41) +28 (+51) +30 (+54) +31 (+56) +30 (+54) +27 (+49) +24 (+43) +21 (+39) +15 (+27) +13 (+24) +23 (+41)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +13 (+23) +18 (+32) +23 (+41) +23 (+41) +24 (+44) +24 (+44) +22 (+39) +17 (+30) +13 (+24) +9 (+16) +8 (+14) +17 (+30)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -19 (-1) -19 (-1) -22 (-1) -20 (-1) -22 (-1) -23 (-1) -24 (-1) -37 (-1) -48 (-2) -41 (-2) -35 (-1) -32 (-1) -342 (-13)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +10h 13' +7h 22' +1h 03' -4h 21' -10h 16' -10h 01' -10h 12' -7h 22' -0h 54' +4h 34' +10h 21' +10h 01'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +43.4 +43.2 +43.4 +43.5 +43.5 +43.5 +43.5 +43.5 +43.5 +43.2 +43.4 +43.5   +43.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -32 -37 -44 -46 -50 -60 -62 -60 -56 -46 -38 -35   -47.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +6.4 (+12) +8.7 (+16) +12 (+22) +15.8 (+28) +15 (+27) +12.1 (+22) +10.3 (+19) +8.7 (+16) +7.6 (+14) +9.3 (+17) +6.3 (+11) +5.8 (+10) +9.8 (+18)

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