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Base Esperanza vs Ica Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Base Esperanza, Antarctica and Ica, Russia is approximately 18,011 km or 11,192 mi.
  • To reach Base Esperanza in this distance one would set out from Ica bearing 128.8° or SE and follow the great circles arc to approach Base Esperanza bearing 79.5° or E .
  • Base Esperanza has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Ica has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • The mean annual temperature is 5.2 °C (9.4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 12.5 °C (22.5°F) less in Base Esperanza. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 17.8 mm (0.7 in) less which is equivalent to 17.8 l/m² (0.44 US gal/ft²) or 178,000 l/ha (19,029 US gal/ac) less. About 1 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 8.5° lower in Base Esperanza than in Ica.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +13 (+23) +12 (+21) +6 (+10) -4 (-8) -12 (-21) -18 (-32) -21 (-38) -22 (-39) -15 (-28) -7 (-13) +2 (+3) +9 (+17) -5 (-9)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +24 (+1) +42 (+2) +54 (+2) +20 (+1) +7 (+0) -5 (0) -37 (-1) -30 (-1) -22 (-1) -52 (-2) -25 (-1) +7 (+0) -18 (-1)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +11h 11' +6h 33' +1h 10' -4h 27' -9h 41' -12h 53' -11h 23' -6h 34' -1h 00' +4h 37' +9h 50' +12h 53'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +31.9 +13.2 -8.4 -31.5 -48.1 -54.5 -48.6 -31.9 -9.1 +13.6 +31.9 +38.9   -8.5

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