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Base Esperanza vs Fairfield, Ia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Base Esperanza, Antarctica and Fairfield, Ia, Usa is approximately 12,015 km or 7,466 mi.
  • To reach Base Esperanza in this distance one would set out from Fairfield, Ia bearing 164.3° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Base Esperanza bearing 152.9° or SSE .
  • Base Esperanza has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Fairfield, Ia has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • The annual average temperature is 16.4 °C (29.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 19.1 °C (34.4°F) less in Base Esperanza. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 186.7 mm (7.4 in) less which is equivalent to 186.7 l/m² (4.58 US gal/ft²) or 1,867,000 l/ha (199,595 US gal/ac) less. About 4/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 23° lower in Base Esperanza than in Fairfield, Ia.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+11) +2 (+4) -7 (-12) -19 (-33) -27 (-48) -33 (-60) -36 (-64) -34 (-61) -26 (-46) -16 (-29) -7 (-12) +3 (+6) -16 (-29)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +5 (+9) -5 (-8) -16 (-29) -24 (-44) -31 (-56) -33 (-60) -32 (-57) -24 (-43) -14 (-25) -5 (-8) +5 (+10) -14 (-25)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +28 (+1) +41 (+2) +13 (+0) -26 (-1) -48 (-2) -43 (-2) -76 (-3) -33 (-1) -46 (-2) -20 (-1) +10 (+0) +14 (+1) -187 (-7)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +9h 15' +5h 25' +0h 58' -3h 41' -8h 01' -10h 39' -9h 25' -5h 26' -0h 50' +3h 49' +8h 08' +10h 40'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +17.2 -1.5 -23.2 -46.3 -62.8 -69 -63 -46.3 -23.4 -0.6 +17.6 +24.4   -23

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