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Asmara vs Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Asmara, Eritrea and Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard, Norway is approximately 6,698 km or 4,162 mi.
  • To reach Asmara in this distance one would set out from Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard bearing 157.9° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Asmara bearing 174° or S .
  • Asmara has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The average temperature is 17 °C (30.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.6 °C (13.7°F) less in Asmara. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 125.6 mm (4.9 in) more which is equivalent to 125.6 l/m² (3.08 US gal/ft²) or 1,256,000 l/ha (134,275 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 56° higher in Asmara than in Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard.
  • Relative humidity levels are 29.6% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 10.2°C (18.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Asmara relative to Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard vs Asmara.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +26 (+47) +28 (+50) +29 (+52) +27 (+49) +24 (+43) +21 (+38) +15 (+26) +15 (+26) +18 (+32) +20 (+35) +22 (+39) +24 (+42) +22 (+40)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +20 (+37) +22 (+39) +23 (+42) +22 (+40) +19 (+33) +15 (+27) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +12 (+22) +14 (+26) +16 (+29) +18 (+32) +17 (+31)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +13 (+24) +15 (+27) +18 (+32) +17 (+30) +13 (+24) +10 (+17) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +7 (+12) +9 (+16) +11 (+19) +12 (+21) +12 (+21)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -35 (-1) -27 (-1) -18 (-1) +11 (+0) +18 (+1) +16 (+1) +151 (+6) +119 (+5) -32 (-1) -27 (-1) -16 (-1) -34 (-1) +126 (+5)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -21 ( -68) -18 ( -64) -16 ( -52) -11 ( -37) -7 ( -23) -8 ( -27) +7 (+23) +1 (+3) -16 ( -53) -20 ( -65) -18 ( -60) -20 ( -65)   -147 ( -40)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +11h 12' +7h 58' +1h 09' -4h 46' -11h 07' -11h 06' -11h 11' -7h 59' -0h 59' +5h 00' +11h 13' +11h 06'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +59 +58.9 +59.1 +59.2 +49.3 +42.9 +48.7 +59.1 +59.1 +58.8 +59 +59.2   +56
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -33 -39 -42 -37 -37 -41 -14 -9 -30 -24 -21 -28   -29.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +12.8 (+23) +12.6 (+23) +13.2 (+24) +13 (+23) +9.4 (+17) +5.6 (+10) +8.6 (+15) +9.4 (+17) +5.8 (+10) +9.1 (+16) +11.5 (+21) +11.8 (+21) +10.2 (+18)

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