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Vancouver, British Columbia vs Jan Mayen Island Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada and Jan Mayen Island, Norway is approximately 5,697 km or 3,540 mi.
  • To reach Vancouver, British Columbia in this distance one would set out from Jan Mayen Island bearing 310.5° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Vancouver, British Columbia bearing 202.3° or SSW .
  • Vancouver, British Columbia has a Mediterranean warm climate (Csb) whereas Jan Mayen Island has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The annual mean temperature is 10.2 °C (18.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.4 °C (6.1°F) more in Vancouver, British Columbia. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 539.3 mm (21.2 in) more which is equivalent to 539.3 l/m² (13.24 US gal/ft²) or 5,393,000 l/ha (576,547 US gal/ac) more. About 1 6/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 21.7° higher in Vancouver, British Columbia than in Jan Mayen Island.
  • Relative humidity levels are 11.2% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 7.5°C (13.6°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Vancouver, British Columbia relative to Jan Mayen Island. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Jan Mayen Island vs Vancouver, British Columbia.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+12) +10 (+18) +12 (+21) +14 (+25) +14 (+26) +14 (+26) +15 (+26) +14 (+25) +12 (+22) +10 (+17) +7 (+13) +6 (+11) +11 (+20)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+13) +10 (+17) +11 (+20) +12 (+21) +12 (+22) +13 (+24) +12 (+22) +11 (+21) +10 (+19) +9 (+16) +7 (+13) +7 (+12) +10 (+18)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+11) +9 (+17) +10 (+17) +11 (+20) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +8 (+15) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +6 (+10) +8 (+15)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +84 (+3) +77 (+3) +61 (+2) +31 (+1) +37 (+1) +19 (+1) +0 (+0) -16 (-1) -10 (0) +40 (+2) +103 (+4) +114 (+4) +539 (+21)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -2 ( -6) -4 ( -14) -4 ( -13) -6 ( -20) -5 ( -16) -4 ( -13) -9 ( -29) -11 ( -35) -9 ( -30) -6 ( -19) -3 ( -10) -1 ( -3)   -64 ( -18)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +8h 10' +3h 52' +0h 36' -2h 25' -7h 07' -8h 03' -8h 15' -3h 55' -0h 31' +2h 31' +7h 16' +8h 03'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (░) +21.5 +21.8 +21.9 +21.9 +21.8 +21.7 +21.7 +21.6 +21.6 +21.5 +21.3 +21.7   +21.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +2 -4 -11 -16 -21 -24 -27 -22 -13 -3 +0 +4   -11.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ░C & (░F) +6.9 (+12) +8.6 (+15) +8.8 (+16) +8.1 (+15) +7.4 (+13) +8.1 (+15) +6.6 (+12) +6.8 (+12) +7.6 (+14) +8.1 (+15) +6.6 (+12) +6.8 (+12) +7.5 (+14)

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