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Base Esperanza vs Richmond, Virginia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Base Esperanza, Antarctica and Richmond, Virginia, Usa is approximately 11,364 km or 7,062 mi.
  • To reach Base Esperanza in this distance one would set out from Richmond, Virginia bearing 170.8° or S and follow the great circles arc to approach Base Esperanza bearing 163.6° or SSE .
  • Base Esperanza has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Richmond, Virginia has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • The mean temperature is 20.3 °C (36.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10.6 °C (19.1°F) less in Base Esperanza. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 393.6 mm (15.5 in) less which is equivalent to 393.6 l/m² (9.66 US gal/ft²) or 3,936,000 l/ha (420,785 US gal/ac) less. About 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 26.5° lower in Base Esperanza than in Richmond, Virginia.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -5 (-8) -12 (-21) -22 (-39) -29 (-52) -34 (-62) -36 (-65) -35 (-63) -29 (-51) -18 (-33) -11 (-20) -4 (-7) -20 (-36)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +0 (+0) -1 (-2) -8 (-15) -19 (-34) -26 (-48) -32 (-58) -34 (-61) -34 (-61) -26 (-47) -15 (-28) -8 (-14) -1 (-2) -17 (-31)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -33 (-1) -9 (0) -11 (0) -20 (-1) -40 (-2) -47 (-2) -88 (-3) -68 (-3) -32 (-1) -20 (-1) -11 (0) -17 (-1) -394 (-15)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +8h 56' +5h 14' +0h 56' -3h 34' -7h 44' -10h 18' -9h 06' -5h 15' -0h 48' +3h 41' +7h 51' +10h 18'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +13.7 -5 -26.7 -49.8 -66.3 -72.5 -66.5 -49.8 -26.9 -4.1 +14.1 +20.9   -26.5

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