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Karesuando vs Halifax, Nova Scotia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Karesuando, Sweden and Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada is approximately 5,316 km or 3,304 mi.
  • To reach Karesuando in this distance one would set out from Halifax, Nova Scotia bearing 29.7° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Karesuando bearing 106.7° or ESE .
  • Karesuando has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc) whereas Halifax, Nova Scotia has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Karesuando is in or near the boreal moist forest biome whereas Halifax, Nova Scotia is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 9.9 °C (17.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.8 °C (12.2°F) more in Karesuando. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 945 mm (37.2 in) less which is equivalent to 945 l/m² (23.19 US gal/ft²) or 9,450,000 l/ha (1,010,268 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • There are 321 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Karesuando. In whichever way circa 0h 52' less per day or about 5/6 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 23.7° lower in Karesuando than in Halifax, Nova Scotia.
  • Relative humidity levels are 8.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 8.1°C (14.6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Karesuando relative to Halifax, Nova Scotia. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Halifax, Nova Scotia vs Karesuando.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-20) -11 (-19) -9 (-16) -8 (-15) -7 (-12) -4 (-8) -6 (-10) -8 (-15) -11 (-20) -13 (-23) -14 (-26) -12 (-22) -9 (-17)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-23) -12 (-21) -10 (-18) -9 (-16) -6 (-11) -4 (-8) -6 (-10) -8 (-15) -11 (-20) -12 (-22) -15 (-26) -14 (-24) -10 (-18)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -14 (-26) -13 (-23) -12 (-21) -10 (-17) -6 (-10) -4 (-7) -6 (-10) -8 (-14) -11 (-19) -12 (-21) -15 (-28) -15 (-27) -10 (-19)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -117 (-5) -100 (-4) -90 (-4) -90 (-4) -80 (-3) -52 (-2) -19 (-1) -32 (-1) -72 (-3) -76 (-3) -109 (-4) -108 (-4) -945 (-37)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -5 ( -16) -4 ( -14) -5 ( -16) -4 ( -13) -5 ( -16) -1 ( -3) +1 (+3) +2 (+6) +1 (+3) -1 ( -3) -5 ( -17) -6 ( -19)   -32 ( -9)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 52' -2h 30' -0h 13' +1h 18' +0h 46' +2h 20' +1h 34' -2h 09' -1h 30' -2h 13' -2h 16' -2h 48'   -0h 52'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -7h 16' -3h 12' -0h 31' +2h 05' +5h 40' +8h 41' +7h 28' +3h 13' +0h 27' -2h 10' -5h 48' -8h 40'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -23.5 -23.8 -23.8 -23.8 -23.8 -23.8 -23.7 -23.6 -23.7 -23.5 -23.4 -23.7   -23.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +13 +16 +14 +9 +1 -7 -4 +1 +8 +16 +16 +15   +8.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -10.4 (-19) -9 (-16) -7.4 (-13) -6.2 (-11) -5.3 (-10) -5.6 (-10) -6.3 (-11) -7.5 (-14) -8.8 (-16) -8.4 (-15) -11.4 (-21) -11.1 (-20) -8.1 (-15)

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