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Grytviken vs Shinjo Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Grytviken, South Georgia and Shinjo, Japan is approximately 18,274 km or 11,356 mi.
  • To reach Grytviken in this distance one would set out from Shinjo bearing 186.9° or S and follow the great circles arc to approach Grytviken bearing 350.8° or N .
  • Grytviken has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Shinjo has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Grytviken is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Shinjo is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 9 °C (16.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 18.7 °C (33.7°F) less in Grytviken. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 260.8 mm (10.3 in) less which is equivalent to 260.8 l/m² (6.4 US gal/ft²) or 2,608,000 l/ha (278,813 US gal/ac) less. About 5/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 16.1° lower in Grytviken than in Shinjo.
  • Relative humidity levels are 5.9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 9.6°C (17.4°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+11) +7 (+12) +1 (+3) -8 (-15) -17 (-31) -23 (-42) -25 (-45) -28 (-50) -20 (-37) -12 (-22) -4 (-7) +2 (+4) -10 (-18)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+11) +6 (+11) +2 (+4) -7 (-12) -14 (-26) -21 (-38) -24 (-42) -26 (-48) -20 (-35) -10 (-18) -4 (-6) +2 (+3) -9 (-16)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+10) +7 (+12) +2 (+4) -4 (-7) -12 (-21) -19 (-35) -23 (-41) -25 (-46) -19 (-34) -10 (-18) -4 (-7) +1 (+1) -8 (-15)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -87 (-3) -10 (0) +47 (+2) +35 (+1) +56 (+2) +14 (+1) +5 (+0) -42 (-2) -46 (-2) -49 (-2) -91 (-4) -93 (-4) -261 (-10)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +6h 39' +4h 04' +0h 44' -2h 47' -5h 52' -7h 29' -6h 45' -4h 04' -0h 38' +2h 53' +5h 56' +7h 30'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +24.2 +5.6 -16 -39.2 -55.9 -62.3 -56.3 -39.6 -16.8 +5.9 +24.3 +31.4   -16.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -10 -11 -5 +0 +4 +1 -5 -4 -8 -11 -12 -10   -5.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +4.1 (+7) +3.4 (+6) +1.2 (+2) -5.9 (-11) -12.4 (-22) -19.6 (-35) -23.4 (-42) -25.8 (-46) -20.1 (-36) -11.6 (-21) -5.4 (-10) -0.2 (0) -9.6 (-17)

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