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Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard vs Cherrapunji, Meghalaya Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard, Norway and Cherrapunji, Meghalaya, India is approximately 6,793 km or 4,221 mi.
  • To reach Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard in this distance one would set out from Cherrapunji, Meghalaya bearing 343.1° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard bearing 279.7° or W .
  • Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Cherrapunji, Meghalaya has a subtropical highland climate with dry winters (Cwb).
  • The annual average temperature is 18.8 °C (33.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.5 °C (6.3°F) more in Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 11027 mm (434.1 in) less which is equivalent to 11027 l/m² (270.63 US gal/ft²) or 110,270,000 l/ha (11,788,595 US gal/ac) less. About 0 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 49.1° lower in Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard than in Cherrapunji, Meghalaya.
  • Relative humidity levels are 3.8% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 17.7°C (31.8°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard relative to Cherrapunji, Meghalaya. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Cherrapunji, Meghalaya 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) -20 (-36) -21 (-38) -25 (-45) -24 (-43) -21 (-38) -19 (-34) -15 (-27) -16 (-29) -18 (-32) -20 (-36) -20 (-36) -19 (-34) -20 (-36)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -19 (-33) -21 (-38) -24 (-43) -24 (-42) -20 (-36) -18 (-32) -15 (-27) -16 (-28) -17 (-31) -19 (-33) -18 (-32) -18 (-32) -19 (-34)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -17 (-31) -21 (-38) -23 (-41) -23 (-41) -19 (-34) -16 (-29) -15 (-27) -15 (-27) -16 (-29) -17 (-31) -16 (-29) -16 (-29) -18 (-32)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +19 (+1) -8 (0) -146 (-6) -583 (-23) -1682 (-66) -2899 (-114) -2433 (-96) -1791 (-71) -1120 (-44) -405 (-16) -11 (0) +32 (+1) -11027 (-434)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +19 (+61) +14 (+50) +12 (+39) +2 (+7) -10 ( -32) -12 ( -40) -17 ( -55) -21 ( -68) 0 ( 0) +9 (+29) +11 (+37) +18 (+58)   +25 (+7)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -10h 36' -7h 37' -1h 05' +4h 31' +10h 36' +10h 27' +10h 35' +7h 37' +0h 56' -4h 44' -10h 42' -10h 27'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -49.1 -48.9 -49.1 -49.2 -49.2 -49.2 -49.1 -49.3 -49.2 -49 -49.1 -49.2   -49.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +7 +14 +21 +8 -3 -3 -4 -4 -2 +0 +4 +7   +3.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -16.8 (-30) -17.8 (-32) -19.3 (-35) -21.4 (-39) -19.9 (-36) -17.8 (-32) -15.5 (-28) -16 (-29) -17.1 (-31) -18 (-32) -16.8 (-30) -15.9 (-29) -17.7 (-32)

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