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Base Esperanza vs Reykhólar Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Base Esperanza, Antarctica and Reykhólar, Iceland is approximately 14,604 km or 9,075 mi.
  • To reach Base Esperanza in this distance one would set out from Reykhólar bearing 199.9° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Base Esperanza bearing 198.4° or SSW .
  • Base Esperanza has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Reykhólar has a subpolar oceanic climate (Cfc).
  • The annual average temperature is 9.8 °C (17.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.1 °C (0.2°F) less in Base Esperanza. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 183.4 mm (7.2 in) more which is equivalent to 183.4 l/m² (4.5 US gal/ft²) or 1,834,000 l/ha (196,067 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.4° higher in Base Esperanza than in Reykhólar.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+3) 0 (0) -3 (-6) -9 (-16) -15 (-27) -19 (-35) -21 (-38) -20 (-36) -15 (-26) -8 (-15) -4 (-7) +1 (+2) -10 (-17)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+2) +0 (+0) -4 (-8) -10 (-18) -16 (-30) -21 (-38) -23 (-41) -22 (-39) -16 (-29) -9 (-17) -5 (-8) +1 (+2) -10 (-19)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +7 (+0) +18 (+1) +40 (+2) +25 (+1) +23 (+1) +13 (+1) +6 (+0) +33 (+1) +7 (+0) -17 (-1) +6 (+0) +21 (+1) +183 (+7)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +14h 19' +8h 04' +1h 25' -5h 27' -12h 12' -16h 57' -14h 37' -8h 05' -1h 13' +5h 39' +12h 23' +16h 58'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +41.5 +22.9 +1.3 -21.8 -38.3 -44.6 -38.7 -21.9 +0.9 +23.6 +41.8 +48.5   +1.4

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