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Grytviken vs London, England Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Grytviken, South Georgia and London, England, Uk is approximately 12,227 km or 7,598 mi.
  • To reach Grytviken in this distance one would set out from London, England bearing 201.5° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Grytviken bearing 203° or SSW .
  • Grytviken has a tundra climate (ET) whereas London, England has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Grytviken is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas London, England is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 8.8 °C (15.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.5 °C (11.7°F) less in Grytviken. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 801 mm (31.5 in) more which is equivalent to 801 l/m² (19.66 US gal/ft²) or 8,010,000 l/ha (856,322 US gal/ac) more. About 2 1/3 as much.
  • There are 178 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Grytviken. In whichever way circa 0h 28' less per day or about 7/8 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.5° lower in Grytviken than in London, England.
  • Relative humidity levels are 8.1% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 9.6°C (17.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) -2 (-4) -7 (-13) -14 (-25) -19 (-34) -21 (-38) -19 (-34) -15 (-27) -9 (-16) -3 (-5) 1 (+2) -9 (-16)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+2) +1 (+1) -2 (-3) -7 (-13) -13 (-23) -18 (-32) -20 (-35) -19 (-34) -15 (-27) -9 (-16) -5 (-8) -1 (-2) -9 (-16)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) 0 (0) -2 (-4) -6 (-11) -11 (-20) -16 (-29) -18 (-32) -18 (-32) -14 (-25) -10 (-18) -6 (-11) -3 (-5) -9 (-16)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +44 (+2) +74 (+3) +100 (+4) +99 (+4) +98 (+4) +87 (+3) +86 (+3) +76 (+3) +44 (+2) +25 (+1) +29 (+1) +39 (+2) +801 (+32)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -5 ( -16) 0 ( 0) +3 (+10) 0 ( 0) -1 ( -3) +4 (+13) +2 (+6) +1 (+3) -2 ( -7) -2 ( -6) -5 ( -17) -5 ( -16)   -10 ( -3)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +3h 32' +3h 32' +0h 29' -2h 42' -5h 05' -6h 28' -5h 34' -3h 32' -0h 28' +2h 27' +4h 06' +4h 07'   -0h 28'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +8h 06' +4h 55' +0h 53' -3h 22' -7h 07' -9h 08' -8h 13' -4h 56' -0h 46' +3h 30' +7h 13' +9h 08'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +36.8 +18.1 -3.4 -26.7 -43.3 -49.6 -43.5 -26.8 -4 +18.7 +37 +44   -3.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -16 -15 -10 -3 +2 +5 +2 -2 -8 -15 -19 -18   -8.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -1.8 (-3) -2.2 (-4) -3.3 (-6) -7 (-13) -11.2 (-20) -15.5 (-28) -18 (-32) -18.2 (-33) -15.5 (-28) -11.2 (-20) -7.5 (-14) -4 (-7) -9.6 (-17)

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