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Base Esperanza vs Lake Tekapo Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Base Esperanza, Antarctica and Lake Tekapo, New Zealand is approximately 7,361 km or 4,574 mi.
  • To reach Base Esperanza in this distance one would set out from Lake Tekapo bearing 158.9° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Base Esperanza bearing 35.4° or NE .
  • Base Esperanza has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Lake Tekapo has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • The annual mean temperature is 14.9 °C (26.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.1 °C (3.8°F) less in Base Esperanza. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 115.8 mm (4.6 in) more which is equivalent to 115.8 l/m² (2.84 US gal/ft²) or 1,158,000 l/ha (123,798 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 19.3° lower in Base Esperanza than in Lake Tekapo.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-27) -16 (-28) -16 (-29) -17 (-31) -16 (-28) -14 (-24) -13 (-23) -14 (-26) -14 (-25) -13 (-23) -13 (-24) -13 (-24) -15 (-26)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +6 (+0) +31 (+1) +25 (+1) +10 (+0) +1 (+0) -7 (0) -3 (0) +12 (+0) +10 (+0) +3 (+0) +19 (+1) +9 (+0) +116 (+5)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +3h 46' +2h 02' +0h 21' -1h 21' -3h 10' -4h 31' -3h 51' -2h 03' -0h 18' +1h 24' +3h 13' +4h 32'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -19.4 -19.5 -19.6 -19.5 -19.4 -19.2 -19.2 -19.1 -19.1 -19 -19.2 -19.4   -19.3

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