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Stykkisholmur vs Sydney, Nova Scotia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Stykkisholmur, Iceland and Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada is approximately 3,068 km or 1,907 mi.
  • To reach Stykkisholmur in this distance one would set out from Sydney, Nova Scotia bearing 33.5° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Stykkisholmur bearing 65° or ENE .
  • Stykkisholmur has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Sydney, Nova Scotia has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • The annual average temperature is 2 °C (3.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 12.9 °C (23.2°F) less in Stykkisholmur. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 776.3 mm (30.6 in) less which is equivalent to 776.3 l/m² (19.05 US gal/ft²) or 7,763,000 l/ha (829,916 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 18.8° lower in Stykkisholmur than in Sydney, Nova Scotia.
  • Relative humidity levels are 8% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 0.4°C (0.7°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Stykkisholmur relative to Sydney, Nova Scotia. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Sydney, Nova Scotia vs Stykkisholmur.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +6 (+10) +2 (+4) 0 (-1) -3 (-5) -5 (-9) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -7 (-12) -4 (-8) -3 (-5) +1 (+2) -2 (-4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -84 (-3) -56 (-2) -60 (-2) -72 (-3) -64 (-3) -51 (-2) -44 (-2) -46 (-2) -47 (-2) -57 (-2) -94 (-4) -101 (-4) -776 (-31)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 19' -2h 14' -0h 22' +1h 28' +3h 33' +5h 21' +4h 26' +2h 15' +0h 19' -1h 32' -3h 37' -5h 21'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -18.8 -18.9 -18.9 -18.9 -18.9 -18.9 -18.9 -18.8 -18.9 -18.8 -18.7 -18.6   -18.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +0.3 +2.2 +6.1 +10.4 +11.1 +11.6 +15.4 +13.7 +10.4 +10.4 +4 +0.5   +8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +4 (+7) +6 (+11) +2.9 (+5) +1.4 (+3) -0.4 (-1) -2.5 (-5) -4.2 (-8) -5 (-9) -4.2 (-8) -2.4 (-4) -1.8 (-3) +1.3 (+2) -0.4 (-1)

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