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

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  • The distance between Midway Island, Hawaii and Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard, Norway is approximately 8,528 km or 5,299 mi.
  • To reach Midway Island in this distance one would set out from Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard bearing 14.9° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Midway Island bearing 175.5° or S .
  • Midway Island has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The mean temperature is 23.4 °C (42.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4 °C (7.2°F) less in Midway Island. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 711 mm (28 in) more which is equivalent to 711 l/m² (17.45 US gal/ft²) or 7,110,000 l/ha (760,106 US gal/ac) more. About 2 4/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 46.2° higher in Midway Island than in Bear Island/ Bjørnøya, Svalbard.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Midway 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 Midway Island.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +26 (+47) +26 (+47) +26 (+47) +25 (+45) +25 (+45) +24 (+43) +22 (+40) +23 (+41) +25 (+45) +25 (+45) +25 (+45) +24 (+43) +25 (+44)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +26 (+46) +25 (+45) +26 (+47) +25 (+45) +23 (+41) +22 (+39) +20 (+36) +21 (+38) +23 (+41) +24 (+42) +24 (+43) +24 (+42) +23 (+42)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +25 (+45) +25 (+45) +26 (+47) +24 (+43) +21 (+38) +20 (+36) +19 (+34) +19 (+34) +20 (+36) +21 (+38) +22 (+40) +23 (+41) +22 (+40)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +68 (+3) +65 (+3) +74 (+3) +108 (+4) +68 (+3) +63 (+2) +55 (+2) +52 (+2) +79 (+3) +90 (+4) +7 (+0) -18 (-1) +711 (+28)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -5 ( -16) -2 ( -7) -7 ( -23) -6 ( -20) -5 ( -16) -4 ( -13) +2 (+6) -3 ( -10) -6 ( -20) -10 ( -32) -8 ( -27) -3 ( -10)   -57 ( -16)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +10h 25' +7h 29' +1h 04' -4h 26' -10h 26' -10h 14' -10h 24' -7h 30' -0h 55' +4h 39' +10h 32' +10h 14'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +46.3 +46.3 +46.5 +46.5 +46.4 +46.3 +46.1 +46 +46 +45.8 +46 +46.3   +46.2

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