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Karasjok vs Montreux Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Karasjok, Norway and Montreux, Switzerland is approximately 2,757 km or 1,714 mi.
  • To reach Karasjok in this distance one would set out from Montreux bearing 15.5° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Karasjok bearing 31.6° or NNE .
  • Karasjok has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc) whereas Montreux has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Karasjok is in or near the subpolar wet tundra biome whereas Montreux is in or near the boreal wet forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 12.6 °C (22.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10 °C (18°F) more in Karasjok. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 812 mm (32 in) less which is equivalent to 812 l/m² (19.93 US gal/ft²) or 8,120,000 l/ha (868,082 US gal/ac) less. About 2/7 as much.
  • There are 581.5 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Karasjok. In whichever way circa 1h 35' less per day or about 2/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 23° lower in Karasjok than in Montreux.
  • Relative humidity levels are 0% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 12.2°C (22°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -17 (-31) -18 (-32) -17 (-30) -14 (-24) -11 (-20) -9 (-15) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -11 (-19) -12 (-21) -15 (-26) -16 (-28) -13 (-23)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -60 (-2) -58 (-2) -53 (-2) -53 (-2) -75 (-3) -91 (-4) -73 (-3) -92 (-4) -78 (-3) -61 (-2) -65 (-3) -53 (-2) -812 (-32)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) 0 ( 0) +1 (+4) +1 (+3) -2 ( -7) -3 ( -10) -1 ( -3) 0 ( 0) +2 (+6) +3 (+10) +2 (+6) 0 ( 0) +1 (+3)   +4 (+1)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -1h 57' -1h 52' -0h 44' +0h 28' -1h 05' -0h 50' -1h 15' -2h 46' -3h 00' -2h 09' -2h 02' -1h 50'   -1h 35'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -7h 46' -3h 26' -0h 33' +2h 12' +6h 21' +8h 27' +7h 56' +3h 28' +0h 28' -2h 18' -6h 30' -8h 27'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -22.7 -22.9 -22.9 -23 -23 -23 -23 -23 -23 -22.9 -22.6 -23   -23
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +4 +6 +4 +2 -6 -9 -5 -3 -2 +1 +4 +4   +0
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -16 (-29) -16.6 (-30) -15 (-27) -12.2 (-22) -11.4 (-21) -10.1 (-18) -7.8 (-14) -8.3 (-15) -10.6 (-19) -10.8 (-19) -13.4 (-24) -14.4 (-26) -12.2 (-22)

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