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Karasjok vs Mahajanga/ Majunga Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Karasjok, Norway and Mahajanga/ Majunga, Madagascar is approximately 9,608 km or 5,970 mi.
  • To reach Karasjok in this distance one would set out from Mahajanga/ Majunga bearing 352.8° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Karasjok bearing 339.9° or NNW .
  • Karasjok has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc) whereas Mahajanga/ Majunga has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Karasjok is in or near the subpolar wet tundra biome whereas Mahajanga/ Majunga is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 28.6 °C (51.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 25.5 °C (45.9°F) more in Karasjok. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1146 mm (45.1 in) less which is equivalent to 1146 l/m² (28.13 US gal/ft²) or 11,460,000 l/ha (1,225,150 US gal/ac) less. About 2/9 as much.
  • There are 2212.5 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Karasjok. In whichever way circa 6h 03' less per day or about 1/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 50° lower in Karasjok than in Mahajanga/ Majunga.
  • Relative humidity levels are 22.9% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 21.8°C (39.2°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Karasjok relative to Mahajanga/ Majunga. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Mahajanga/ Majunga vs Karasjok.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -41 (-74) -41 (-73) -36 (-65) -31 (-55) -25 (-45) -17 (-31) -13 (-23) -15 (-28) -23 (-42) -31 (-55) -37 (-67) -40 (-73) -29 (-52)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -43 (-78) -43 (-78) -38 (-68) -31 (-56) -23 (-42) -15 (-27) -11 (-20) -14 (-24) -20 (-36) -28 (-51) -36 (-65) -41 (-74) -29 (-52)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -46 (-82) -46 (-82) -41 (-73) -32 (-57) -22 (-39) -14 (-24) -10 (-18) -12 (-22) -18 (-32) -27 (-49) -36 (-64) -42 (-75) -29 (-51)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -385 (-15) -372 (-15) -183 (-7) -55 (-2) +12 (+0) +44 (+2) +54 (+2) +52 (+2) +39 (+2) +3 (+0) -97 (-4) -259 (-10) -1146 (-45)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -9 ( -29) -7 ( -25) -4 ( -13) +5 (+17) +8 (+26) +12 (+40) +12 (+39) +15 (+48) +14 (+47) +11 (+35) +3 (+10) -3 ( -10)   +57 (+15)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -6h 06' -5h 05' -3h 25' -3h 54' -5h 11' -4h 10' -3h 52' -6h 23' -8h 18' -9h 09' -9h 36' -7h 27'   -6h 03'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -11h 45' -5h 53' -1h 00' +3h 54' +9h 52' +12h 54' +11h 58' +5h 55' +0h 52' -4h 03' -10h 04' -12h 54'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -84 -73.8 -53.1 -30 -13.3 -6.9 -12.9 -29.6 -52.4 -74 -83.6 -85   -50
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +16 +12 +14 +18 +18 +16 +22 +32 +37 +40 +30 +20   +22.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -38.6 (-69) -39.6 (-71) -33.4 (-60) -24.8 (-45) -16.6 (-30) -9.6 (-17) -4.4 (-8) -3.9 (-7) -9.2 (-17) -17.3 (-31) -28.5 (-51) -35.6 (-64) -21.8 (-39)

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