Vs > Agalega
Norway flag

Jan Mayen Island vs Agalega Climate & Distance Between

Mauritius flag
  • The distance between Jan Mayen Island, Norway and Agalega, Mauritius is approximately 10,228 km or 6,356 mi.
  • To reach Jan Mayen Island in this distance one would set out from Agalega bearing 342.8° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Jan Mayen Island bearing 296.9° or WNW .
  • Jan Mayen Island has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Agalega has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am).
  • The annual mean temperature is 26.7 °C (48.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8.3 °C (14.9°F) more in Jan Mayen Island. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1025 mm (40.4 in) less which is equivalent to 1025 l/m² (25.16 US gal/ft²) or 10,250,000 l/ha (1,095,793 US gal/ac) less. About 3/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 53.7° lower in Jan Mayen Island than in Agalega.
  • Relative humidity levels are 3.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 25.4°C (45.8°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -31 (-57) -33 (-59) -33 (-59) -32 (-57) -28 (-50) -24 (-43) -21 (-38) -20 (-36) -22 (-40) -25 (-45) -28 (-50) -31 (-55) -27 (-49)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -31 (-56) -32 (-58) -33 (-59) -31 (-55) -27 (-48) -24 (-43) -20 (-36) -19 (-34) -21 (-39) -25 (-45) -28 (-50) -30 (-54) -27 (-48)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -30 (-54) -32 (-58) -31 (-56) -31 (-55) -26 (-48) -22 (-40) -19 (-34) -19 (-33) -21 (-38) -24 (-44) -28 (-50) -29 (-52) -26 (-47)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -214 (-8) -194 (-8) -121 (-5) -104 (-4) -89 (-4) -59 (-2) -65 (-3) -9 (0) +17 (+1) -4 (0) -58 (-2) -125 (-5) -1025 (-40)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -12h 12' -6h 21' -1h 03' +4h 08' +10h 41' +12h 35' +12h 21' +6h 24' +0h 54' -4h 17' -10h 53' -12h 35'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -80.6 -78 -59.8 -36.7 -20.1 -13.7 -19.7 -36.4 -59.1 -77.9 -80.5 -81.2   -53.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -1 -2 -1 -2 +3 +7 +9 +8 +7 +4 +4 +2   +3.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -30.5 (-55) -31.8 (-57) -31.8 (-57) -30 (-54) -25.5 (-46) -22 (-40) -18.2 (-33) -17.1 (-31) -19.6 (-35) -23.5 (-42) -26.1 (-47) -29 (-52) -25.4 (-46)

Url to share!

Jan Mayen Island vs Agalega Discussion

You are welcome to incorporate your thoughts on the differences in climate or other matters such as contrasts in culture, standard of living, demographics etc.

Currently under general maintenance.

Climate Guides for Locations near Jan Mayen Island

Climate Guides for Locations near Agalega


Countries A-Z:         A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z
Bright Future Dir.

© 2009 - 2015 climatemps.com - Sitemap - Contact Us - Privacy Policy -