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Grytviken vs Cape Salaurova Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Grytviken, South Georgia and Cape Salaurova, Russia is approximately 17,912 km or 11,131 mi.
  • To reach Grytviken in this distance one would set out from Cape Salaurova bearing 359.5° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Grytviken bearing 180.2° or S .
  • Both have a tundra climate (ET).
  • Grytviken is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Cape Salaurova is in or near the polar desert biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 16.8 °C (30.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 27 °C (48.6°F) less in Grytviken. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1226.7 mm (48.3 in) more which is equivalent to 1226.7 l/m² (30.11 US gal/ft²) or 12,267,000 l/ha (1,311,424 US gal/ac) more. About 8 2/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 18.2° higher in Grytviken than in Cape Salaurova.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Grytviken relative to Cape Salaurova. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Cape Salaurova vs Grytviken.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +36 (+65) +37 (+66) +34 (+60) +23 (+41) +9 (+16) -2 (-3) -5 (-8) -4 (-8) +1 (+1) +14 (+24) +26 (+48) +33 (+59) +17 (+30)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +88 (+3) +107 (+4) +131 (+5) +131 (+5) +130 (+5) +116 (+5) +117 (+5) +110 (+4) +74 (+3) +65 (+3) +80 (+3) +78 (+3) +1227 (+48)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +16h 16' +10h 04' +1h 36' -6h 20' -15h 08' -16h 50' -16h 20' -10h 09' -1h 23' +6h 36' +15h 20' +16h 50'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +58.5 +39.8 +18.4 -4.8 -21.5 -27.9 -21.9 -5.2 +17.6 +40.1 +58.6 +65.8   +18.2

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