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Glasgow, Scotland vs Jan Mayen Island Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Glasgow, Scotland, Uk and Jan Mayen Island, Norway is approximately 1,691 km or 1,051 mi.
  • To reach Glasgow, Scotland in this distance one would set out from Jan Mayen Island bearing 171.6° or S and follow the great circles arc to approach Glasgow, Scotland bearing 175.1° or S .
  • Glasgow, Scotland has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Jan Mayen Island has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The average annual temperature is 9.2 °C (16.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1 °C (1.8°F) more in Glasgow, Scotland. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 481 mm (18.9 in) more which is equivalent to 481 l/m² (11.8 US gal/ft²) or 4,810,000 l/ha (514,221 US gal/ac) more. About 1 3/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 15.1° higher in Glasgow, Scotland than in Jan Mayen Island.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+11) +9 (+16) +11 (+20) +13 (+23) +13 (+23) +13 (+23) +12 (+22) +11 (+20) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +10 (+18)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+13) +9 (+16) +11 (+19) +11 (+20) +11 (+19) +12 (+21) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +9 (+15) +9 (+15) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +9 (+17)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+13) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +10 (+18) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +8 (+14)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +45 (+2) +38 (+1) +21 (+1) +23 (+1) +38 (+1) +43 (+2) +61 (+2) +39 (+2) +28 (+1) +44 (+2) +39 (+2) +62 (+2) +481 (+19)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -3 ( -10) -4 ( -14) -6 ( -19) -4 ( -13) -1 ( -3) +1 (+3) +1 (+3) -1 ( -3) -2 ( -7) -3 ( -10) -3 ( -10) -2 ( -6)   -27 ( -7)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +7h 05' +3h 15' +0h 29' -2h 00' -6h 11' -6h 48' -7h 09' -3h 18' -0h 25' +2h 06' +6h 20' +6h 48'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +14.8 +15 +15.1 +15.1 +15.1 +15.1 +15.1 +15.1 +15.1 +15 +14.8 +15.1   +15.1

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