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Svalbard Lufthavn vs Base Esperanza Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Svalbard Lufthavn, Norway and Base Esperanza, Antarctica is approximately 16,455 km or 10,226 mi.
  • To reach Svalbard Lufthavn in this distance one would set out from Base Esperanza bearing 21.5° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Svalbard Lufthavn bearing 53.6° or NE .
  • Both have a tundra climate (ET).
  • The average temperature is 0.9 °C (1.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10.7 °C (19.3°F) more in Svalbard Lufthavn. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 546.4 mm (21.5 in) less which is equivalent to 546.4 l/m² (13.41 US gal/ft²) or 5,464,000 l/ha (584,138 US gal/ac) less. About 1/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 14.2° lower in Svalbard Lufthavn than in Base Esperanza.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -16 (-28) -16 (-28) -13 (-23) -5 (-9) +5 (+9) +13 (+23) +17 (+30) +15 (+28) +7 (+13) -2 (-3) -9 (-15) -14 (-25) -1 (-2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -44 (-2) -46 (-2) -56 (-2) -49 (-2) -47 (-2) -36 (-1) -36 (-1) -49 (-2) -42 (-2) -43 (-2) -52 (-2) -45 (-2) -546 (-22)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -18h 40' -14h 38' -2h 23' +10h 13' +17h 43' +19h 45' +18h 47' +14h 30' +2h 03' -10h 33' -17h 48' -19h 46'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -54.5 -35.4 -14.1 +9 +25.5 +31.8 +25.9 +9.1 -13.6 -36.1 -54.7 -61.7   -14.2

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