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Ny-Alesund vs Arica Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Ny-Alesund, Norway and Arica, Chile is approximately 11,845 km or 7,361 mi.
  • To reach Ny-Alesund in this distance one would set out from Arica bearing 11.5° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Ny-Alesund bearing 78.8° or E .
  • Ny-Alesund has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Arica has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Ny-Alesund is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Arica is in or near the warm temperate desert biome.
  • The average temperature is 25.1 °C (45.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 13.2 °C (23.8°F) more in Ny-Alesund. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 369.4 mm (14.5 in) more which is equivalent to 369.4 l/m² (9.07 US gal/ft²) or 3,694,000 l/ha (394,913 US gal/ac) more. About 616 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 58° lower in Ny-Alesund than in Arica.
  • Relative humidity levels are 4.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 23.3°C (41.9°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Ny-Alesund relative to Arica. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Arica vs Ny-Alesund.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -36 (-65) -38 (-68) -36 (-65) -31 (-55) -22 (-39) -15 (-27) -11 (-20) -12 (-21) -16 (-30) -23 (-42) -29 (-52) -33 (-60) -25 (-45)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +27 (+1) +36 (+1) +38 (+1) +22 (+1) +17 (+1) +19 (+1) +29 (+1) +40 (+2) +46 (+2) +37 (+1) +32 (+1) +27 (+1) +369 (+15)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -12h 58' -11h 45' -1h 57' +8h 29' +12h 51' +13h 04' +12h 59' +11h 35' +1h 40' -8h 44' -12h 52' -13h 04'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -95.7 -80.4 -59.7 -36.7 -20.1 -13.7 -19.7 -36.5 -59.2 -80.9 -95.1 -97.2   -58
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +3 +7 +5 +3 +3 +6 +8 +7 +5 +2 +0 +1   +4.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -33.8 (-61) -34.7 (-62) -33.7 (-61) -28.9 (-52) -20.2 (-36) -13.4 (-24) -9.2 (-17) -10.3 (-19) -14.8 (-27) -21.6 (-39) -27.2 (-49) -31.3 (-56) -23.3 (-42)

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