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Grytviken vs Rotorua, Bay Of Plenty Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Grytviken, South Georgia and Rotorua, Bay Of Plenty, New Zealand is approximately 9,274 km or 5,763 mi.
  • To reach Grytviken in this distance one would set out from Rotorua, Bay Of Plenty bearing 161.4° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Grytviken bearing 25.4° or NNE .
  • Grytviken has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Rotorua, Bay Of Plenty has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Grytviken is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Rotorua, Bay Of Plenty is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The mean temperature is 11.1 °C (20°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.2 °C (5.8°F) less in Grytviken. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 71 mm (2.8 in) less which is equivalent to 71 l/m² (1.74 US gal/ft²) or 710,000 l/ha (75,904 US gal/ac) less. About 1 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 16.1° lower in Grytviken than in Rotorua, Bay Of Plenty.
  • Relative humidity levels are 4.5% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 11.3°C (20.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -16 (-29) -14 (-25) -14 (-25) -13 (-23) -13 (-23) -12 (-22) -11 (-20) -11 (-20) -12 (-22) -13 (-23) -13 (-23) -14 (-25) -13 (-23)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-23) -13 (-23) -12 (-21) -12 (-21) -10 (-19) -10 (-19) -10 (-17) -11 (-19) -10 (-19) -10 (-18) -11 (-20) -12 (-22) -11 (-20)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-20) -10 (-18) -10 (-18) -9 (-16) -9 (-16) -9 (-16) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -9 (-16) -11 (-20) -9 (-17)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -6 (0) +1 (+0) +11 (+0) +29 (+1) +30 (+1) -2 (0) +12 (+0) -22 (-1) -33 (-1) -36 (-1) -14 (-1) -42 (-2) -71 (-3)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +2 (+6) +3 (+11) +5 (+16) +2 (+7) 0 ( 0) +1 (+3) +2 (+6) 0 ( 0) -2 ( -7) -1 ( -3) -1 ( -3) 0 ( 0)   +11 (+3)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 57' +1h 09' +0h 12' -0h 47' -1h 42' -2h 14' -1h 59' -1h 09' -0h 10' +0h 48' +1h 43' +2h 14'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -16.2 -16.3 -16.3 -16.3 -16.3 -16.1 -16 -15.9 -15.9 -15.9 -15.9 -16.1   -16.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +3 -2 -5 -9 -9 -9 -10 -8 -6 -2 +0 +3   -4.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -11.5 (-21) -12.7 (-23) -12.1 (-22) -12.5 (-23) -11.2 (-20) -11.2 (-20) -10.7 (-19) -11.2 (-20) -10.5 (-19) -9.9 (-18) -10.5 (-19) -11 (-20) -11.3 (-20)

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