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Base Esperanza vs Lake Hawea Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Base Esperanza, Antarctica and Lake Hawea, New Zealand is approximately 7,335 km or 4,558 mi.
  • To reach Base Esperanza in this distance one would set out from Lake Hawea bearing 159.3° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Base Esperanza bearing 34.3° or NE .
  • Base Esperanza has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Lake Hawea has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • The annual mean temperature is 16.3 °C (29.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.3 °C (2.3°F) less in Base Esperanza. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 37.7 mm (1.5 in) less which is equivalent to 37.7 l/m² (0.93 US gal/ft²) or 377,000 l/ha (40,304 US gal/ac) less. About 1 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 18.7° lower in Base Esperanza than in Lake Hawea.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -16 (-29) -17 (-31) -18 (-32) -19 (-33) -17 (-30) -15 (-27) -15 (-26) -16 (-29) -15 (-27) -14 (-25) -15 (-26) -15 (-27) -16 (-29)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -6 (0) +21 (+1) +3 (+0) +0 (+0) -13 (-1) -15 (-1) -11 (0) +4 (+0) -12 (0) -17 (-1) +9 (+0) -3 (0) -38 (-1)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +3h 42' +2h 00' +0h 20' -1h 20' -3h 07' -4h 27' -3h 47' -2h 00' -0h 17' +1h 23' +3h 10' +4h 27'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -18.9 -18.9 -19.1 -19 -18.8 -18.6 -18.6 -18.5 -18.5 -18.4 -18.6 -18.8   -18.7

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