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Nordkap/ Helnes Fyr vs Jan Mayen Island Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Nordkap/ Helnes Fyr, Norway and Jan Mayen Island, Norway is approximately 1,233 km or 766 mi.
  • To reach Nordkap/ Helnes Fyr in this distance one would set out from Jan Mayen Island bearing 73.2° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Nordkap/ Helnes Fyr bearing 106° or ESE .
  • Nordkap/ Helnes Fyr has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc) whereas Jan Mayen Island has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The annual average temperature is 2.6 °C (4.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3 °C (5.4°F) more in Nordkap/ Helnes Fyr. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 34 mm (1.3 in) more which is equivalent to 34 l/m² (0.83 US gal/ft²) or 340,000 l/ha (36,348 US gal/ac) more. About 1 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.1° lower in Nordkap/ Helnes Fyr than in Jan Mayen Island.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Nordkap/ Helnes Fyr relative to Jan Mayen Island. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Jan Mayen Island vs Nordkap/ Helnes Fyr.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +3 (+5)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +15 (+1) +35 (+1) +24 (+1) +2 (+0) +6 (+0) +9 (+0) +0 (+0) -16 (-1) -23 (-1) -14 (-1) -9 (0) +5 (+0) +34 (+1)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 01' -0h 02' -0h 00' +0h 01' +0h 03' -0h 00' +0h 01' +0h 02' +0h 00' -0h 01' -0h 02' -0h 00'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -0.1 -0.1 -0.1 -0.1 -0.1 -0.1 +0 -0.1 -0.1 +0 -0.1 -0.1   -0.1

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