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Base Esperanza vs Highbank Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Base Esperanza, Antarctica and Highbank, New Zealand is approximately 7,371 km or 4,580 mi.
  • To reach Base Esperanza in this distance one would set out from Highbank bearing 158.4° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Base Esperanza bearing 36.5° or NE .
  • Base Esperanza has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Highbank has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • The mean annual temperature is 16.7 °C (30.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.4 °C (2.5°F) more in Base Esperanza. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 207.6 mm (8.2 in) less which is equivalent to 207.6 l/m² (5.09 US gal/ft²) or 2,076,000 l/ha (221,938 US gal/ac) less. About 7/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 19.8° lower in Base Esperanza than in Highbank.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-28) -16 (-29) -17 (-31) -19 (-34) -18 (-33) -17 (-31) -17 (-30) -17 (-31) -16 (-28) -14 (-26) -14 (-25) -14 (-25) -17 (-29)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -26 (-1) -7 (0) -6 (0) -26 (-1) -28 (-1) -11 (0) -26 (-1) -8 (0) -8 (0) -30 (-1) -11 (0) -21 (-1) -208 (-8)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +3h 49' +2h 04' +0h 21' -1h 23' -3h 13' -4h 34' -3h 54' -2h 04' -0h 18' +1h 26' +3h 16' +4h 35'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) -19.9 -20 -20.1 -20 -19.8 -19.6 -19.6 -19.6 -19.5 -19.5 -19.6 -19.9   -19.8

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