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Sodankyla, Lapland vs Isfjord Radio, Svalbard Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Sodankyla, Lapland, Finland and Isfjord Radio, Svalbard, Norway is approximately 1,258 km or 782 mi.
  • To reach Sodankyla, Lapland in this distance one would set out from Isfjord Radio, Svalbard bearing 153.8° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Sodankyla, Lapland bearing 166.3° or SSE .
  • Sodankyla, Lapland has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc) whereas Isfjord Radio, Svalbard has a tundra climate (ET).
  • Sodankyla, Lapland is in or near the boreal moist forest biome whereas Isfjord Radio, Svalbard is in or near the polar desert biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 2.9 °C (5.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11.7 °C (21.1°F) more in Sodankyla, Lapland. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 164 mm (6.5 in) more which is equivalent to 164 l/m² (4.02 US gal/ft²) or 1,640,000 l/ha (175,327 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/2 as much.
  • There are 458.5 more hours of sunlight per year in Sodankyla, Lapland. In whichever way circa 1h 15' more per day or about 1 2/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 10.8° higher in Sodankyla, Lapland than in Isfjord Radio, Svalbard.
  • Relative humidity levels are 1.8% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.3°C (4.1°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) +6 (+11) +8 (+14) +10 (+18) +12 (+22) +13 (+23) +11 (+20) +7 (+13) +3 (+5) 0 (0) 0 (0) +6 (+10)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -3 (-6) +4 (+6) +6 (+12) +8 (+14) +9 (+16) +9 (+15) +7 (+12) +4 (+8) +3 (+5) -2 (-3) -5 (-9) +3 (+5)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -1 (-2) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) -2 (-4) -5 (-9) +1 (+1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +5 (+0) +1 (+0) +1 (+0) +9 (+0) +15 (+1) +37 (+1) +40 (+2) +23 (+1) +19 (+1) +12 (+0) +2 (+0) +0 (+0) +164 (+6)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +6 (+19) +5 (+18) +2 (+6) +5 (+17) +3 (+10) +7 (+23) +4 (+13) +2 (+6) +3 (+10) +4 (+13) +5 (+17) +5 (+16)   +51 (+14)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 15' +1h 35' +1h 46' -1h 08' -1h 03' +3h 52' +4h 21' +2h 05' +0h 50' +1h 42' +0h 46' +0h 00'   +1h 15'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 43' +6h 00' +0h 52' -4h 20' -4h 33' -0h 15' -2h 27' -5h 49' -0h 44' +4h 29' +4h 25' +0h 13'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +10.9 +10.5 +10.6 +10.7 +10.7 +10.7 +10.7 +10.7 +10.7 +10.4 +10.9 +11.1   +10.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +5 +7 -4 -8 -11 -17 -15 -5 +3 +8 +8 +7   -1.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -4.4 (-8) -2.2 (-4) +2.9 (+5) +5 (+9) +5.4 (+10) +5.6 (+10) +5.6 (+10) +5.7 (+10) +4.7 (+8) +3.9 (+7) -0.8 (-1) -4.1 (-7) +2.3 (+4)

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