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

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  • The distance between Freetown, Sierra Leone and Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard, Norway is approximately 7,611 km or 4,730 mi.
  • To reach Freetown in this distance one would set out from Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard bearing 214.7° or SW and follow the great circles arc to approach Freetown bearing 188.8° or S .
  • Freetown has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am) whereas Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The average temperature is 28.7 °C (51.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.4 °C (16.9°F) less in Freetown. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 2552.3 mm (100.5 in) more which is equivalent to 2552.3 l/m² (62.64 US gal/ft²) or 25,523,000 l/ha (2,728,578 US gal/ac) more. About 7 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 58.3° higher in Freetown than in Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard.
  • Relative humidity levels are 7% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 26.7°C (48.1°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Freetown 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 Freetown.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +34 (+61) +34 (+62) +35 (+63) +33 (+60) +30 (+54) +26 (+47) +22 (+39) +21 (+39) +24 (+43) +28 (+50) +30 (+54) +32 (+57) +29 (+52)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +34 (+61) +35 (+62) +35 (+63) +34 (+60) +29 (+53) +25 (+45) +21 (+38) +21 (+38) +23 (+41) +27 (+48) +30 (+53) +32 (+58) +29 (+52)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +33 (+59) +34 (+61) +34 (+62) +33 (+59) +27 (+49) +23 (+41) +20 (+36) +20 (+36) +21 (+38) +24 (+44) +28 (+50) +31 (+56) +27 (+49)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -36 (-1) -25 (-1) -21 (-1) +25 (+1) +154 (+6) +300 (+12) +710 (+28) +754 (+30) +436 (+17) +224 (+9) +52 (+2) -21 (-1) +2552 (+100)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -20 ( -65) -17 ( -60) -18 ( -58) -12 ( -40) -2 ( -6) +6 (+20) +12 (+39) +7 (+23) +2 (+7) -3 ( -10) -9 ( -30) -16 ( -52)   -70 ( -19)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +11h 33' +8h 12' +1h 12' -4h 55' -11h 26' -11h 30' -11h 33' -8h 12' -1h 01' +5h 10' +11h 33' +11h 30'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +65.7 +65.5 +65.7 +59.3 +42.7 +36.3 +42.2 +58.9 +65.6 +65.3 +65.6 +65.9   +58.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -14 -15 -16 -7 -4 -4 -2 -3 +0 -3 -5 -11   -7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +30.1 (+54) +30.7 (+55) +31.1 (+56) +31.3 (+56) +27.6 (+50) +23.8 (+43) +20.7 (+37) +20.1 (+36) +22.5 (+41) +25.4 (+46) +28 (+50) +29.2 (+53) +26.7 (+48)

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