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Grytviken vs Essendon Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Grytviken, South Georgia and Essendon, Australia is approximately 9,785 km or 6,080 mi.
  • To reach Grytviken in this distance one would set out from Essendon bearing 179.2° or S and follow the great circles arc to approach Grytviken bearing 1.1° or N .
  • Grytviken has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Essendon has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Grytviken is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Essendon is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 12.7 °C (22.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.1 °C (7.4°F) less in Grytviken. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 800.1 mm (31.5 in) more which is equivalent to 800.1 l/m² (19.64 US gal/ft²) or 8,001,000 l/ha (855,360 US gal/ac) more. About 2 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 16.5° lower in Grytviken than in Essendon.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -18 (-33) -17 (-30) -16 (-29) -14 (-26) -13 (-23) -13 (-23) -12 (-21) -12 (-21) -12 (-22) -14 (-25) -15 (-26) -16 (-28) -14 (-26)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-27) -15 (-27) -13 (-24) -13 (-24) -12 (-21) -12 (-21) -11 (-20) -12 (-21) -11 (-20) -12 (-21) -13 (-23) -14 (-25) -13 (-23)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-23) -12 (-22) -12 (-21) -11 (-20) -11 (-19) -11 (-20) -10 (-18) -11 (-19) -10 (-17) -10 (-19) -11 (-19) -12 (-21) -11 (-20)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +42 (+2) +71 (+3) +91 (+4) +83 (+3) +82 (+3) +100 (+4) +92 (+4) +83 (+3) +47 (+2) +31 (+1) +50 (+2) +30 (+1) +800 (+32)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 59' +1h 10' +0h 12' -0h 47' -1h 43' -2h 16' -2h 01' -1h 10' -0h 10' +0h 49' +1h 45' +2h 16'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -16.6 -16.6 -16.7 -16.7 -16.6 -16.5 -16.4 -16.3 -16.3 -16.3 -16.3 -16.5   -16.5

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