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Grytviken vs Cape Smidta Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Grytviken, South Georgia and Cape Smidta, Russia is approximately 17,541 km or 10,900 mi.
  • To reach Grytviken in this distance one would set out from Cape Smidta bearing 67.7° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Grytviken bearing 145.2° or SE .
  • Both have a tundra climate (ET).
  • The annual average temperature is 13.5 °C (24.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 24.3 °C (43.7°F) less in Grytviken. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1039 mm (40.9 in) more which is equivalent to 1039 l/m² (25.5 US gal/ft²) or 10,390,000 l/ha (1,110,760 US gal/ac) more. About 4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 13.9° higher in Grytviken than in Cape Smidta.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +30 (+53) +32 (+58) +30 (+54) +21 (+37) +6 (+12) -4 (-6) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) +0 (+1) +11 (+20) +20 (+35) +28 (+50) +14 (+24)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +67 (+3) +99 (+4) +121 (+5) +124 (+5) +128 (+5) +114 (+5) +105 (+4) +88 (+3) +45 (+2) +40 (+2) +43 (+2) +64 (+3) +1039 (+41)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +14h 51' +7h 46' +1h 21' -5h 12' -12h 27' -16h 50' -15h 08' -7h 48' -1h 10' +5h 24' +12h 40' +16h 50'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +53.8 +35.3 +13.8 -9.4 -25.9 -32.1 -26 -9.2 +13.6 +36.2 +54.2 +61.4   +13.9

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