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Base Esperanza vs Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Base Esperanza, Antarctica and Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel, Azores is approximately 11,584 km or 7,199 mi.
  • To reach Base Esperanza in this distance one would set out from Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel bearing 193.9° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Base Esperanza bearing 205.1° or SSW .
  • Base Esperanza has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • The average temperature is 23.1 °C (41.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.3 °C (5.9°F) more in Base Esperanza. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 299.6 mm (11.8 in) less which is equivalent to 299.6 l/m² (7.35 US gal/ft²) or 2,996,000 l/ha (320,292 US gal/ac) less. About 5/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 26.2° lower in Base Esperanza than in Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -14 (-25) -14 (-26) -18 (-32) -22 (-40) -26 (-47) -30 (-53) -32 (-57) -33 (-59) -28 (-51) -23 (-41) -19 (-33) -15 (-27) -23 (-41)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-24) -14 (-25) -18 (-32) -23 (-42) -27 (-48) -31 (-55) -32 (-58) -33 (-60) -29 (-52) -23 (-42) -19 (-33) -15 (-26) -23 (-41)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -77 (-3) -42 (-2) -25 (-1) -13 (-1) +1 (+0) +10 (+0) +24 (+1) +34 (+1) -24 (-1) -57 (-2) -65 (-3) -68 (-3) -300 (-12)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +8h 57' +5h 15' +0h 56' -3h 34' -7h 45' -10h 19' -9h 07' -5h 15' -0h 48' +3h 42' +7h 52' +10h 20'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +14 -4.7 -26.4 -49.5 -66 -72.3 -66.3 -49.6 -26.7 -3.9 +14.3 +21.2   -26.2

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