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Base Esperanza vs Darwin, Northern Territory Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Base Esperanza, Antarctica and Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia is approximately 11,557 km or 7,182 mi.
  • To reach Base Esperanza in this distance one would set out from Darwin, Northern Territory bearing 176.4° or S and follow the great circles arc to approach Base Esperanza bearing 7.9° or N .
  • Base Esperanza has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Darwin, Northern Territory has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • The annual mean temperature is 33.5 °C (60.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.9 °C (12.4°F) more in Base Esperanza. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 978.8 mm (38.5 in) less which is equivalent to 978.8 l/m² (24.02 US gal/ft²) or 9,788,000 l/ha (1,046,402 US gal/ac) less. About 3/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 46° lower in Base Esperanza than in Darwin, Northern Territory.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Base Esperanza relative to Darwin, Northern Territory. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Darwin, Northern Territory vs Base Esperanza.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -28 (-50) -29 (-51) -31 (-56) -36 (-64) -37 (-66) -36 (-65) -36 (-64) -37 (-66) -35 (-63) -33 (-59) -31 (-56) -29 (-52) -33 (-59)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -27 (-48) -28 (-50) -31 (-56) -35 (-63) -36 (-64) -35 (-63) -34 (-62) -35 (-64) -34 (-62) -32 (-58) -30 (-54) -28 (-50) -32 (-58)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -380 (-15) -278 (-11) -266 (-10) -26 (-1) +25 (+1) +46 (+2) +53 (+2) +64 (+3) +44 (+2) -19 (-1) -66 (-3) -175 (-7) -979 (-39)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +6h 01' +3h 25' +0h 36' -2h 18' -5h 09' -7h 02' -6h 08' -3h 26' -0h 31' +2h 23' +5h 14' +7h 03'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) -35.6 -49.2 -51.1 -51.1 -50.9 -50.8 -50.8 -50.7 -50.6 -48.4 -35.3 -29   -46

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