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Grytviken vs Port Hedland Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Grytviken, South Georgia and Port Hedland, Australia is approximately 11,382 km or 7,073 mi.
  • To reach Grytviken in this distance one would set out from Port Hedland bearing 194.6° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Grytviken bearing 336.2° or NNW .
  • Grytviken has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Port Hedland has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Grytviken is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Port Hedland is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 24.6 °C (44.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.4 °C (7.9°F) less in Grytviken. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1079.1 mm (42.5 in) more which is equivalent to 1079.1 l/m² (26.48 US gal/ft²) or 10,791,000 l/ha (1,153,630 US gal/ac) more. About 4 2/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 32.8° lower in Grytviken than in Port Hedland.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -28 (-51) -27 (-49) -29 (-51) -29 (-52) -28 (-50) -27 (-48) -26 (-47) -27 (-48) -28 (-51) -30 (-53) -29 (-53) -29 (-52) -28 (-50)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -26 (-47) -26 (-47) -26 (-46) -26 (-47) -24 (-43) -23 (-41) -22 (-39) -23 (-41) -24 (-43) -24 (-44) -26 (-46) -26 (-48) -25 (-44)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -25 (-44) -23 (-42) -24 (-42) -22 (-40) -20 (-36) -19 (-34) -17 (-31) -18 (-33) -18 (-33) -20 (-36) -22 (-40) -24 (-43) -21 (-38)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +33 (+1) +14 (+1) +89 (+4) +113 (+4) +118 (+5) +113 (+4) +134 (+5) +130 (+5) +93 (+4) +81 (+3) +91 (+4) +70 (+3) +1079 (+42)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +3h 11' +1h 54' +0h 20' -1h 18' -2h 47' -3h 37' -3h 14' -1h 55' -0h 17' +1h 21' +2h 49' +3h 37'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -31.8 -33.6 -34 -34 -34 -33.8 -33.7 -33.7 -33.6 -33.2 -31 -27.7   -32.8

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