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Grytviken vs San Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Grytviken, South Georgia and San, Mali is approximately 8,090 km or 5,027 mi.
  • To reach Grytviken in this distance one would set out from San bearing 198.7° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Grytviken bearing 212.3° or SSW .
  • Grytviken has a tundra climate (ET) whereas San has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • Grytviken is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas San is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 26.5 °C (47.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.8 °C (3.2°F) less in Grytviken. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 699 mm (27.5 in) more which is equivalent to 699 l/m² (17.16 US gal/ft²) or 6,990,000 l/ha (747,277 US gal/ac) more. About 2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 37.4° lower in Grytviken than in San.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -25 (-44) -27 (-49) -31 (-55) -34 (-61) -37 (-66) -35 (-64) -32 (-58) -30 (-53) -29 (-51) -31 (-55) -29 (-52) -25 (-44) -30 (-54)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -19 (-34) -22 (-39) -25 (-45) -30 (-55) -33 (-59) -32 (-58) -30 (-54) -29 (-52) -27 (-49) -27 (-48) -24 (-44) -20 (-36) -27 (-48)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -14 (-25) -16 (-28) -21 (-37) -26 (-48) -30 (-53) -30 (-54) -28 (-51) -28 (-50) -26 (-46) -25 (-44) -20 (-37) -16 (-29) -23 (-42)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +97 (+4) +114 (+4) +134 (+5) +121 (+5) +109 (+4) +43 (+2) -36 (-1) -78 (-3) -39 (-2) +56 (+2) +92 (+4) +86 (+3) +699 (+28)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +4h 58' +3h 01' +0h 32' -2h 04' -4h 22' -5h 36' -5h 03' -3h 01' -0h 28' +2h 09' +4h 25' +5h 36'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -1.2 -19.9 -41.5 -64.8 -67.6 -67.5 -67.3 -64.7 -42 -19.2 -0.9 +6   -37.4

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