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Base Esperanza vs Hoyvík/ Tórshavn Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Base Esperanza, Antarctica and Hoyvík/ Tórshavn, Faroe Islands is approximately 14,560 km or 9,048 mi.
  • To reach Base Esperanza in this distance one would set out from Hoyvík/ Tórshavn bearing 207.1° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Base Esperanza bearing 208.5° or SSW .
  • Base Esperanza has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Hoyvík/ Tórshavn has a subpolar oceanic climate (Cfc).
  • The average temperature is 12.3 °C (22.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.2 °C (7.6°F) more in Base Esperanza. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 710.6 mm (28 in) less which is equivalent to 710.6 l/m² (17.44 US gal/ft²) or 7,106,000 l/ha (759,679 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2° lower in Base Esperanza than in Hoyvík/ Tórshavn.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -7 (-12) -12 (-22) -17 (-30) -20 (-36) -21 (-38) -21 (-38) -16 (-29) -11 (-20) -7 (-12) -3 (-6) -12 (-21)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -4 (-8) -8 (-14) -14 (-25) -18 (-33) -22 (-40) -23 (-42) -23 (-42) -18 (-33) -13 (-23) -7 (-13) -4 (-7) -13 (-24)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -97 (-4) -48 (-2) -62 (-2) -34 (-1) -18 (-1) -20 (-1) -27 (-1) -16 (-1) -80 (-3) -121 (-5) -78 (-3) -112 (-4) -711 (-28)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +12h 49' +7h 24' +1h 18' -5h 01' -11h 03' -14h 52' -13h 03' -7h 26' -1h 08' +5h 12' +11h 13' +14h 52'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +38.2 +19.5 -2.1 -25.2 -41.7 -48 -42.1 -25.3 -2.5 +20.2 +38.4 +45.3   -2

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