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Base Esperanza vs Kirensk Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Base Esperanza, Antarctica and Kirensk, Russia is approximately 18,990 km or 11,801 mi.
  • To reach Base Esperanza in this distance one would set out from Kirensk bearing 226.1° or SW and follow the great circles arc to approach Base Esperanza bearing 300.8° or WNW .
  • Base Esperanza has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Kirensk has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • The average temperature is 1.5 °C (2.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 33.4 °C (60.1°F) less in Base Esperanza. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 339.9 mm (13.4 in) more which is equivalent to 339.9 l/m² (8.34 US gal/ft²) or 3,399,000 l/ha (363,376 US gal/ac) more. About 1 7/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 6.3° lower in Base Esperanza than in Kirensk.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +28 (+50) +25 (+45) +11 (+19) -5 (-9) -16 (-29) -26 (-46) -29 (-51) -25 (-45) -14 (-25) -1 (-1) +14 (+25) +25 (+45) -1 (-2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +37 (+1) +52 (+2) +66 (+3) +44 (+2) +21 (+1) +4 (+0) -16 (-1) +9 (+0) +22 (+1) +31 (+1) +38 (+1) +32 (+1) +340 (+13)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +11h 38' +6h 48' +1h 12' -4h 37' -10h 05' -13h 25' -11h 51' -6h 49' -1h 02' +4h 47' +10h 13' +13h 26'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +34 +15.4 -6.2 -29.4 -45.9 -52.3 -46.4 -29.7 -6.9 +15.9 +34.1 +41.1   -6.3

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