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Stanley vs Kristiansand Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Stanley, Falkland Islands and Kristiansand, Norway is approximately 13,589 km or 8,444 mi.
  • To reach Stanley in this distance one would set out from Kristiansand bearing 221.9° or SW and follow the great circles arc to approach Stanley bearing 214.7° or SW .
  • Stanley has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Kristiansand has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • The annual mean temperature is 1.5 °C (2.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11.5 °C (20.7°F) less in Stanley. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 797 mm (31.4 in) less which is equivalent to 797 l/m² (19.56 US gal/ft²) or 7,970,000 l/ha (852,046 US gal/ac) less. About 3/7 as much.
  • There are 144 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Stanley. In whichever way circa 0h 23' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 5.8° higher in Stanley than in Kristiansand.
  • Relative humidity levels are 6.4% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 0.4°C (0.6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Stanley relative to Kristiansand. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Kristiansand vs Stanley.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +11 (+20) +7 (+13) -1 (-2) -8 (-14) -14 (-25) -17 (-31) -15 (-27) -9 (-16) -2 (-4) +5 (+9) +8 (+14) -2 (-3)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+20) +11 (+19) +7 (+12) 0 (0) -7 (-12) -12 (-22) -15 (-26) -13 (-23) -9 (-16) -2 (-4) +4 (+6) +7 (+13) -2 (-3)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+20) +10 (+18) +6 (+11) +1 (+2) -5 (-9) -10 (-18) -13 (-23) -12 (-22) -7 (-13) -3 (-5) +2 (+4) +6 (+11) -1 (-2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -49 (-2) -45 (-2) -18 (-1) -27 (-1) +0 (+0) -28 (-1) -54 (-2) -101 (-4) -120 (-5) -119 (-5) -135 (-5) -101 (-4) -797 (-31)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -4 ( -13) -4 ( -14) -2 ( -6) -2 ( -7) +3 (+10) -1 ( -3) -2 ( -6) -6 ( -19) -9 ( -30) -11 ( -35) -10 ( -33) -7 ( -23)   -55 ( -15)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +4h 34' +2h 32' +1h 05' -2h 24' -5h 27' -7h 26' -6h 03' -3h 58' -0h 50' +3h 00' +5h 00' +5h 19'   -0h 23'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +8h 55' +5h 23' +0h 58' -3h 41' -7h 49' -10h 07' -9h 04' -5h 23' -0h 50' +3h 49' +7h 56' +10h 07'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +46 +27.3 +5.8 -17.5 -34 -40.4 -34.4 -17.6 +5.2 +28 +46.3 +53.2   +5.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -4 +0 +7 +14 +22 +21 +18 +11 +5 -1 -8 -8   +6.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +9.8 (+18) +9.9 (+18) +7.3 (+13) +2.5 (+5) -2.2 (-4) -7.8 (-14) -10.8 (-19) -10.2 (-18) -7.9 (-14) -2.1 (-4) +2 (+4) +5.3 (+10) -0.4 (-1)

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