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Base Esperanza vs Halifax, Nova Scotia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Base Esperanza, Antarctica and Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada is approximately 12,029 km or 7,475 mi.
  • To reach Base Esperanza in this distance one would set out from Halifax, Nova Scotia bearing 176.9° or S and follow the great circles arc to approach Base Esperanza bearing 175.1° or S .
  • Base Esperanza has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Halifax, Nova Scotia has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • The mean annual temperature is 13.4 °C (24.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10.6 °C (19.1°F) less in Base Esperanza. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 661.6 mm (26 in) less which is equivalent to 661.6 l/m² (16.24 US gal/ft²) or 6,616,000 l/ha (707,294 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 19.4° lower in Base Esperanza than in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) -3 (-6) -12 (-22) -19 (-34) -25 (-46) -29 (-53) -29 (-52) -23 (-41) -14 (-25) -7 (-13) +1 (+2) -13 (-23)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) -2 (-4) -12 (-22) -18 (-33) -25 (-45) -29 (-52) -29 (-52) -23 (-42) -14 (-26) -7 (-12) +2 (+3) -12 (-22)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -84 (-3) -54 (-2) -38 (-1) -54 (-2) -54 (-2) -47 (-2) -40 (-2) -23 (-1) -55 (-2) -64 (-3) -78 (-3) -73 (-3) -662 (-26)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +9h 37' +5h 39' +1h 00' -3h 50' -8h 20' -11h 04' -9h 47' -5h 39' -0h 52' +3h 59' +8h 27' +11h 05'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) +20.9 +2.1 -19.5 -42.6 -59.1 -65.4 -59.4 -42.6 -19.8 +3 +21.2 +28   -19.4

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