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Base Esperanza vs Rumbek Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Base Esperanza, Antarctica and Rumbek, Sudan is approximately 10,519 km or 6,536 mi.
  • To reach Base Esperanza in this distance one would set out from Rumbek bearing 206.6° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Base Esperanza bearing 264° or W .
  • Base Esperanza has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Rumbek has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • The mean annual temperature is 33.6 °C (60.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.4 °C (13.3°F) more in Base Esperanza. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 121.3 mm (4.8 in) less which is equivalent to 121.3 l/m² (2.98 US gal/ft²) or 1,213,000 l/ha (129,678 US gal/ac) less. About 6/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 48.2° lower in Base Esperanza than in Rumbek.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -27 (-48) -29 (-53) -34 (-60) -37 (-67) -38 (-69) -38 (-69) -37 (-67) -37 (-67) -34 (-62) -31 (-56) -29 (-52) -26 (-47) -34 (-60)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +56 (+2) +63 (+2) +58 (+2) -3 (0) -63 (-2) -88 (-3) -90 (-4) -88 (-3) -68 (-3) -11 (0) +53 (+2) +59 (+2) -121 (-5)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +7h 00' +4h 02' +0h 43' -2h 44' -6h 02' -8h 09' -7h 08' -4h 03' -0h 37' +2h 50' +6h 07' +8h 09'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) -16.8 -35.4 -57 -70.2 -70.1 -70 -70 -70 -57.5 -34.7 -16.5 -9.8   -48.2

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