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Base Esperanza vs Rockwell City, Ia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Base Esperanza, Antarctica and Rockwell City, Ia, Usa is approximately 12,192 km or 7,576 mi.
  • To reach Base Esperanza in this distance one would set out from Rockwell City, Ia bearing 163° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Base Esperanza bearing 150.9° or SSE .
  • Base Esperanza has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Rockwell City, Ia has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • The average temperature is 14.8 °C (26.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 20.3 °C (36.5°F) less in Base Esperanza. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 67.5 mm (2.7 in) less which is equivalent to 67.5 l/m² (1.66 US gal/ft²) or 675,000 l/ha (72,162 US gal/ac) less. About 1 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 22° lower in Base Esperanza than in Rockwell City, Ia.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+15) +5 (+8) -5 (-9) -17 (-31) -26 (-47) -33 (-59) -34 (-62) -33 (-59) -25 (-44) -15 (-27) -4 (-8) +6 (+11) -15 (-26)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+21) +8 (+14) -3 (-5) -14 (-26) -23 (-41) -30 (-54) -32 (-58) -30 (-55) -22 (-40) -12 (-22) -2 (-3) +9 (+15) -12 (-21)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +40 (+2) +47 (+2) +28 (+1) -12 (0) -49 (-2) -67 (-3) -57 (-2) -27 (-1) -33 (-1) -4 (0) +32 (+1) +35 (+1) -68 (-3)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +9h 20' +5h 29' +0h 58' -3h 44' -8h 06' -10h 46' -9h 30' -5h 30' -0h 50' +3h 52' +8h 13' +10h 46'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +18.2 -0.5 -22.2 -45.3 -61.8 -68 -62 -45.3 -22.4 +0.4 +18.6 +25.4   -22

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