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Fort Dodge, Ia vs Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Fort Dodge, Ia, Usa and Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard, Norway is approximately 6,062 km or 3,767 mi.
  • To reach Fort Dodge, Ia in this distance one would set out from Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard bearing 304.3° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Fort Dodge, Ia bearing 197.5° or SSW .
  • Fort Dodge, Ia has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa) whereas Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The mean annual temperature is 9.8 °C (17.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 20 °C (36°F) more in Fort Dodge, Ia. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 469 mm (18.5 in) more which is equivalent to 469 l/m² (11.51 US gal/ft²) or 4,690,000 l/ha (501,392 US gal/ac) more. About 2 1/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 31.4° higher in Fort Dodge, Ia than in Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Fort Dodge, Ia 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 Fort Dodge, Ia.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) 1 (+1) +4 (+7) +11 (+19) +17 (+31) +22 (+39) +24 (+42) +23 (+41) +21 (+38) +19 (+33) +15 (+27) +8 (+14) 1 (+1) +14 (+24)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-4) +1 (+2) +8 (+15) +14 (+25) +17 (+30) +18 (+33) +18 (+33) +17 (+30) +13 (+24) +10 (+18) +4 (+7) -2 (-3) +10 (+18)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -1 (-2) +6 (+10) +10 (+19) +12 (+21) +13 (+24) +14 (+25) +12 (+22) +8 (+15) +5 (+9) +1 (+1) -4 (-7) +6 (+11)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -18 (-1) -7 (0) +22 (+1) +60 (+2) +80 (+3) +101 (+4) +91 (+4) +73 (+3) +52 (+2) +21 (+1) +3 (+0) -9 (0) +469 (+18)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +9h 13' +6h 45' +0h 56' -3h 56' -9h 22' -8h 52' -9h 10' -6h 45' -0h 48' +4h 08' +9h 27' +8h 52'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +31.5 +31.4 +31.6 +31.6 +31.6 +31.5 +31.4 +31.4 +31.3 +31.1 +31.3 +31.5   +31.4

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