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Base Esperanza vs San Cristobal Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Base Esperanza, Antarctica and San Cristobal, Dominican Republic is approximately 9,173 km or 5,700 mi.
  • To reach Base Esperanza in this distance one would set out from San Cristobal bearing 174.2° or S and follow the great circles arc to approach Base Esperanza bearing 167.6° or SSE .
  • Base Esperanza has a tundra climate (ET) whereas San Cristobal has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am).
  • The mean annual temperature is 31.8 °C (57.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8.3 °C (14.9°F) more in Base Esperanza. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 873 mm (34.4 in) less which is equivalent to 873 l/m² (21.43 US gal/ft²) or 8,730,000 l/ha (933,295 US gal/ac) less. About 4/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 44° lower in Base Esperanza than in San Cristobal.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -24 (-43) -25 (-45) -28 (-51) -33 (-60) -36 (-65) -38 (-68) -38 (-69) -38 (-68) -34 (-62) -30 (-55) -28 (-50) -24 (-44) -32 (-56)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-38) -22 (-39) -26 (-47) -32 (-57) -35 (-63) -37 (-67) -38 (-68) -37 (-67) -33 (-59) -29 (-52) -25 (-46) -22 (-39) -30 (-53)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -5 (0) +14 (+1) +23 (+1) -13 (-1) -164 (-6) -167 (-7) -94 (-4) -130 (-5) -125 (-5) -154 (-6) -47 (-2) -10 (0) -873 (-34)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +7h 38' +4h 26' +0h 47' -3h 00' -6h 35' -8h 51' -7h 47' -4h 27' -0h 40' +3h 07' +6h 41' +8h 51'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -5.2 -23.9 -45.6 -68.8 -81.5 -81.6 -81.3 -68.8 -45.9 -23.1 -4.9 +1.9   -44

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