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Base Esperanza vs Kandahar Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Base Esperanza, Antarctica and Kandahar, Afghanistan is approximately 14,721 km or 9,148 mi.
  • To reach Base Esperanza in this distance one would set out from Kandahar bearing 210.6° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Base Esperanza bearing 284.1° or WNW .
  • Base Esperanza has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Kandahar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • The annual average temperature is 24.3 °C (43.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.4 °C (27.7°F) less in Base Esperanza. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 535.8 mm (21.1 in) more which is equivalent to 535.8 l/m² (13.15 US gal/ft²) or 5,358,000 l/ha (572,806 US gal/ac) more. About 3 4/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 32.5° lower in Base Esperanza than in Kandahar.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-8) -8 (-15) -17 (-31) -28 (-50) -35 (-63) -41 (-74) -43 (-77) -40 (-72) -31 (-55) -21 (-38) -13 (-23) -7 (-12) -24 (-43)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-3) -5 (-10) -14 (-24) -23 (-42) -29 (-53) -35 (-62) -38 (-68) -35 (-62) -25 (-44) -16 (-29) -8 (-14) -3 (-6) -19 (-35)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +2 (+0) +23 (+1) +34 (+1) +40 (+2) +52 (+2) +47 (+2) +52 (+2) +71 (+3) +62 (+2) +54 (+2) +58 (+2) +39 (+2) +536 (+21)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +8h 28' +4h 57' +0h 53' -3h 22' -7h 19' -9h 46' -8h 37' -4h 57' -0h 45' +3h 29' +7h 26' +9h 47'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +7.8 -10.8 -32.5 -55.7 -72.2 -78.5 -72.6 -55.9 -33.1 -10.3 +8 +14.9   -32.5

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