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Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard vs Port-Au-Prince Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard, Norway and Port-Au-Prince, Haiti is approximately 8,084 km or 5,024 mi.
  • To reach Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard in this distance one would set out from Port-Au-Prince bearing 16.2° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard bearing 96.5° or E .
  • Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Port-Au-Prince has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • The average annual temperature is 29.5 °C (53°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8.5 °C (15.3°F) more in Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 960 mm (37.8 in) less which is equivalent to 960 l/m² (23.56 US gal/ft²) or 9,600,000 l/ha (1,026,304 US gal/ac) less. About 2/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 54.5° lower in Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard than in Port-Au-Prince.
  • Relative humidity levels are 38.6% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 19.4°C (34.9°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -35 (-63) -35 (-63) -36 (-65) -35 (-63) -32 (-58) -31 (-56) -28 (-50) -28 (-50) -29 (-52) -31 (-56) -32 (-58) -33 (-59) -32 (-58)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -34 (-60) -34 (-60) -34 (-61) -33 (-59) -29 (-52) -27 (-49) -25 (-45) -25 (-44) -26 (-46) -28 (-50) -30 (-53) -31 (-56) -29 (-53)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -32 (-58) -32 (-58) -32 (-58) -31 (-56) -26 (-47) -23 (-41) -22 (-40) -21 (-38) -22 (-40) -25 (-45) -27 (-49) -29 (-52) -27 (-48)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +6 (+0) -29 (-1) -53 (-2) -138 (-5) -208 (-8) -79 (-3) -50 (-2) -108 (-4) -127 (-5) -128 (-5) -50 (-2) +4 (+0) -960 (-38)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +18 (+58) +13 (+46) +13 (+42) +6 (+20) +2 (+6) +6 (+20) +6 (+19) +6 (+19) +9 (+30) +10 (+32) +13 (+43) +18 (+58)   +120 (+33)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -11h 01' -7h 52' -1h 08' +4h 42' +10h 58' +10h 54' +11h 00' +7h 52' +0h 58' -4h 55' -11h 04' -10h 54'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -56 -55.9 -56.1 -56.2 -52.3 -46 -51.6 -55.9 -55.9 -55.6 -55.9 -56.1   -54.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +43 +43 +43 +37 +31 +39 +47 +40 +35 +31 +33 +41   +38.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -21.8 (-39) -21.9 (-39) -22.6 (-41) -23.1 (-42) -20.7 (-37) -17.1 (-31) -12.6 (-23) -14.4 (-26) -16.9 (-30) -20.1 (-36) -21.1 (-38) -20.5 (-37) -19.4 (-35)

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