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Grytviken vs Lampedusa Island Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Grytviken, South Georgia and Lampedusa Island, Italy is approximately 11,032 km or 6,856 mi.
  • To reach Grytviken in this distance one would set out from Lampedusa Island bearing 206.6° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Grytviken bearing 218.6° or SW .
  • Grytviken has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Lampedusa Island has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • The annual mean temperature is 17.6 °C (31.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.9 °C (10.6°F) less in Grytviken. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1075.9 mm (42.4 in) more which is equivalent to 1075.9 l/m² (26.41 US gal/ft²) or 10,759,000 l/ha (1,150,209 US gal/ac) more. About 4 3/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 19.4° lower in Grytviken than in Lampedusa Island.
  • Relative humidity levels are 5.6% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 17.8°C (32°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-13) -6 (-11) -8 (-14) -12 (-21) -18 (-32) -24 (-42) -26 (-48) -27 (-48) -23 (-41) -19 (-34) -13 (-24) -9 (-16) -16 (-29)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-15) -9 (-15) -9 (-17) -14 (-25) -19 (-34) -24 (-44) -27 (-49) -28 (-51) -25 (-45) -20 (-36) -15 (-28) -11 (-20) -18 (-32)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-20) -10 (-18) -11 (-21) -15 (-27) -20 (-35) -25 (-45) -28 (-50) -29 (-53) -26 (-47) -22 (-40) -18 (-32) -14 (-24) -19 (-34)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +54 (+2) +84 (+3) +113 (+4) +116 (+5) +138 (+5) +131 (+5) +141 (+6) +132 (+5) +79 (+3) +23 (+1) +30 (+1) +36 (+1) +1076 (+42)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +6h 23' +3h 54' +0h 42' -2h 41' -5h 37' -7h 11' -6h 29' -3h 54' -0h 36' +2h 46' +5h 42' +7h 11'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +20.9 +2.2 -19.4 -42.6 -59.2 -65.5 -59.5 -42.8 -19.9 +2.8 +21.1 +28.1   -19.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -6 -7 -9 -6 -4 -3 -4 -5 -5 -7 -5 -6   -5.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -9.4 (-17) -9.6 (-17) -10.6 (-19) -14.3 (-26) -18.5 (-33) -23.7 (-43) -26.7 (-48) -28 (-50) -24.6 (-44) -20.4 (-37) -15.6 (-28) -11.9 (-21) -17.8 (-32)

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