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Falun vs Raufarhöfn Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Falun, Sweden and Raufarhöfn, Iceland is approximately 1,671 km or 1,039 mi.
  • To reach Falun in this distance one would set out from Raufarhöfn bearing 97.8° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Falun bearing 126.2° or SE .
  • Falun has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb) whereas Raufarhöfn has a tundra climate (ET).
  • Falun is in or near the boreal moist forest biome whereas Raufarhöfn is in or near the subpolar rain tundra biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 2.8 °C (5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 13.3 °C (23.9°F) more in Falun. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 170.9 mm (6.7 in) less which is equivalent to 170.9 l/m² (4.19 US gal/ft²) or 1,709,000 l/ha (182,703 US gal/ac) less. About 3/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 5.7° higher in Falun than in Raufarhöfn.
  • Relative humidity levels are 16.3% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 0.6°C (1.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Falun relative to Raufarhöfn. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Raufarhöfn vs Falun.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) 1 (+2) +6 (+11) +10 (+18) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +10 (+18) +6 (+11) +3 (+5) +0 (0) -1 (-2) +4 (+8)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -4 (-7) 0 (-1) +4 (+7) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +9 (+15) +7 (+13) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) -1 (-2) +3 (+5)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-13) -6 (-11) -4 (-7) 0 (0) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) 0 (0) -2 (-4) +0 (+0)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -40 (-2) -33 (-1) -46 (-2) -16 (-1) +12 (+0) +20 (+1) +25 (+1) +25 (+1) -14 (-1) -41 (-2) -30 (-1) -35 (-1) -171 (-7)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -2 ( -6) -3 ( -11) -6 ( -19) -3 ( -10) -2 ( -6) +3 (+10) +1 (+3) -2 ( -6) -4 ( -13) -3 ( -10) -1 ( -3) -1 ( -3)   -23 ( -6)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 36' +1h 06' +0h 10' -0h 42' -1h 57' -3h 55' -2h 43' -1h 07' -0h 09' +0h 44' +2h 00' +3h 55'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +5.7 +5.8 +5.8 +5.8 +5.8 +5.8 +5.8 +5.9 +5.8 +5.8 +5.7 +5.5   +5.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +3 -3.6 -15.4 -24.9 -34.7 -31.6 -31.2 -26.4 -20 -12.5 +0.8 +0.8   -16.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -4.3 (-8) -4.5 (-8) -2.8 (-5) -1.3 (-2) -0.6 (-1) +0.6 (+1) +1.8 (+3) +1.6 (+3) +1.3 (+2) +0.7 (+1) +1.1 (+2) -0.8 (-1) -0.6 (-1)

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