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Base Esperanza vs Lord Howe Island Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Base Esperanza, Antarctica and Lord Howe Island, Australia is approximately 8,988 km or 5,585 mi.
  • To reach Base Esperanza in this distance one would set out from Lord Howe Island bearing 164.5° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Base Esperanza bearing 30.5° or NNE .
  • Base Esperanza has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Lord Howe Island has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • The mean temperature is 25.2 °C (45.4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.3 °C (7.7°F) more in Base Esperanza. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 772.2 mm (30.4 in) less which is equivalent to 772.2 l/m² (18.95 US gal/ft²) or 7,722,000 l/ha (825,533 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 31.7° lower in Base Esperanza than in Lord Howe Island.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-39) -23 (-42) -26 (-46) -28 (-51) -29 (-51) -28 (-50) -27 (-49) -26 (-47) -24 (-42) -22 (-39) -21 (-38) -21 (-38) -25 (-45)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-39) -24 (-42) -27 (-48) -30 (-55) -30 (-55) -30 (-54) -29 (-52) -28 (-50) -25 (-45) -23 (-41) -22 (-40) -22 (-39) -26 (-47)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -35 (-1) -42 (-2) -41 (-2) -60 (-2) -101 (-4) -114 (-4) -101 (-4) -69 (-3) -61 (-2) -48 (-2) -55 (-2) -46 (-2) -772 (-30)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +4h 51' +2h 42' +0h 28' -1h 48' -4h 07' -5h 44' -4h 57' -2h 42' -0h 24' +1h 52' +4h 11' +5h 45'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) -31.7 -31.9 -32.1 -32 -31.8 -31.6 -31.6 -31.6 -31.5 -31.4 -31.4 -31.9   -31.7

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