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Base Esperanza vs Port Moresby Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Base Esperanza, Antarctica and Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea is approximately 11,659 km or 7,245 mi.
  • To reach Base Esperanza in this distance one would set out from Port Moresby bearing 169.1° or S and follow the great circles arc to approach Base Esperanza bearing 24.7° or NNE .
  • Base Esperanza has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Port Moresby has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • The average temperature is 32.8 °C (59°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.4 °C (16.9°F) more in Base Esperanza. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 423.6 mm (16.7 in) less which is equivalent to 423.6 l/m² (10.4 US gal/ft²) or 4,236,000 l/ha (452,857 US gal/ac) less. About 5/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 47° lower in Base Esperanza than in Port Moresby.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -28 (-50) -28 (-50) -30 (-54) -34 (-62) -37 (-66) -37 (-66) -37 (-66) -37 (-66) -34 (-61) -31 (-55) -30 (-53) -28 (-50) -33 (-58)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -94 (-4) -129 (-5) -95 (-4) -114 (-4) +5 (+0) +16 (+1) +42 (+2) +35 (+1) +9 (+0) +36 (+1) -32 (-1) -105 (-4) -424 (-17)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +6h 10' +3h 31' +0h 37' -2h 22' -5h 18' -7h 13' -6h 18' -3h 32' -0h 32' +2h 28' +5h 22' +7h 13'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -32.8 -49.4 -54 -54.1 -53.9 -53.7 -53.7 -53.7 -53.6 -48.6 -32.5 -26   -47

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