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

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  • The distance between Simusir Island, Russia and Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard, Norway is approximately 6,067 km or 3,770 mi.
  • To reach Simusir Island in this distance one would set out from Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard bearing 38° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Simusir Island bearing 166.1° or SSE .
  • Simusir Island has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc) whereas Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The annual mean temperature is 4.1 °C (7.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.7 °C (6.7°F) more in Simusir Island. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1236.9 mm (48.7 in) more which is equivalent to 1236.9 l/m² (30.36 US gal/ft²) or 12,369,000 l/ha (1,322,328 US gal/ac) more. About 4 1/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 27.5° higher in Simusir Island than in Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Simusir Island 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 Simusir Island.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+4) +2 (+3) +4 (+7) +6 (+10) +4 (+8) +3 (+5) +3 (+6) +6 (+10) +6 (+12) +6 (+11) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +4 (+7)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +69 (+3) +58 (+2) +64 (+3) +104 (+4) +117 (+5) +76 (+3) +83 (+3) +117 (+5) +148 (+6) +161 (+6) +139 (+5) +102 (+4) +1237 (+49)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +8h 47' +6h 30' +0h 53' -3h 45' -9h 00' -8h 23' -8h 44' -6h 30' -0h 46' +3h 57' +9h 04' +8h 23'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +27.4 +27.3 +27.4 +27.5 +27.5 +27.6 +27.7 +27.7 +27.7 +27.5 +27.6 +27.6   +27.5

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