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

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  • The distance between Cork, Ireland and Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard, Norway is approximately 2,810 km or 1,746 mi.
  • To reach Cork in this distance one would set out from Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard bearing 222.1° or SW and follow the great circles arc to approach Cork bearing 196.9° or SSW .
  • Cork has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The annual average temperature is 11.7 °C (21.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.5 °C (2.7°F) less in Cork. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 655 mm (25.8 in) more which is equivalent to 655 l/m² (16.08 US gal/ft²) or 6,550,000 l/ha (700,238 US gal/ac) more. About 2 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 22.5° higher in Cork than in Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard.
  • Relative humidity levels are 2.8% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 10.9°C (19.6°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Cork 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 Cork.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +13 (+23) +13 (+23) +15 (+27) +15 (+27) +15 (+27) +15 (+27) +13 (+23) +13 (+23) +13 (+23) +12 (+22) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +13 (+24)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +13 (+23) +15 (+26) +14 (+25) +13 (+23) +12 (+22) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +11 (+19) +10 (+18) +10 (+17) +11 (+19) +12 (+21)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+20) +13 (+23) +14 (+25) +13 (+23) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +10 (+18) +10 (+18)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +80 (+3) +50 (+2) +61 (+2) +35 (+1) +48 (+2) +34 (+1) +46 (+2) +34 (+1) +46 (+2) +57 (+2) +79 (+3) +85 (+3) +655 (+26)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -6 ( -19) -7 ( -25) -8 ( -26) -6 ( -20) -4 ( -13) -4 ( -13) -2 ( -6) -6 ( -19) -9 ( -30) -10 ( -32) -6 ( -20) -5 ( -16)   -73 ( -20)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +8h 06' +6h 06' +0h 49' -3h 29' -8h 25' -7h 37' -8h 02' -6h 06' -0h 42' +3h 40' +8h 28' +7h 36'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +22.6 +22.5 +22.6 +22.6 +22.6 +22.6 +22.6 +22.5 +22.5 +22.4 +22.5 +22.6   +22.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +2 +1 -1 -5 -7 -10 -10 -6 -3 +3 +3 +0   -2.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +11.9 (+21) +12.8 (+23) +14 (+25) +12.7 (+23) +10.7 (+19) +10 (+18) +9.1 (+16) +9.8 (+18) +9.8 (+18) +10.1 (+18) +9.7 (+17) +10.2 (+18) +10.9 (+20)

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