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Grytviken vs Collooney, Sligo Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Grytviken, South Georgia and Collooney, Sligo, Ireland is approximately 12,331 km or 7,662 mi.
  • To reach Grytviken in this distance one would set out from Collooney, Sligo bearing 197.1° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Grytviken bearing 197.1° or SSW .
  • Grytviken has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Collooney, Sligo has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Grytviken is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Collooney, Sligo is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 7.8 °C (14°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.5 °C (6.3°F) less in Grytviken. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 264 mm (10.4 in) more which is equivalent to 264 l/m² (6.48 US gal/ft²) or 2,640,000 l/ha (282,234 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/4 as much.
  • There are 82 more hours of sunlight per year in Grytviken. In whichever way circa 0h 14' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.7° lower in Grytviken than in Collooney, Sligo.
  • Relative humidity levels are 15.8% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 10.1°C (18.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +0 (0) +1 (+2) -3 (-5) -7 (-13) -13 (-23) -17 (-31) -17 (-31) -17 (-31) -13 (-23) -9 (-16) -3 (-5) 0 (0) -8 (-15)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+1) +1 (+1) -2 (-4) -7 (-12) -11 (-20) -16 (-28) -17 (-30) -17 (-31) -13 (-23) -8 (-14) -4 (-6) -1 (-2) -8 (-14)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (0) +1 (+2) -2 (-4) -5 (-9) -9 (-16) -14 (-25) -16 (-29) -16 (-29) -12 (-22) -8 (-14) -4 (-7) -2 (-4) -7 (-13)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -13 (-1) +38 (+1) +69 (+3) +72 (+3) +76 (+3) +49 (+2) +37 (+1) +37 (+1) -13 (-1) -28 (-1) -18 (-1) -42 (-2) +264 (+10)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -7 ( -23) -2 ( -7) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0) -2 ( -6) 0 ( 0) -3 ( -10) -2 ( -6) -6 ( -20) -5 ( -16) -6 ( -20) -9 ( -29)   -42 ( -11)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +3h 27' +3h 26' +1h 00' -2h 22' -4h 58' -5h 02' -3h 13' -1h 40' +0h 48' +3h 07' +4h 04' +4h 15'   +0h 14'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +8h 32' +5h 10' +0h 56' -3h 33' -7h 30' -9h 39' -8h 40' -5h 11' -0h 48' +3h 40' +7h 36' +9h 39'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +39.5 +20.8 -0.7 -24 -40.6 -46.9 -40.8 -24.1 -1.2 +21.4 +39.7 +46.7   -0.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -20 -22 -17 -12 -6 -7 -11 -13 -17 -21 -23 -21   -15.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -2.9 (-5) -3.4 (-6) -5 (-9) -8.2 (-15) -11.3 (-20) -15.9 (-29) -17.6 (-32) -18.4 (-33) -15.1 (-27) -11.2 (-20) -7.2 (-13) -4.5 (-8) -10.1 (-18)

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