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Kristiansand vs Base Esperanza Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kristiansand, Norway and Base Esperanza, Antarctica is approximately 14,598 km or 9,071 mi.
  • To reach Kristiansand in this distance one would set out from Base Esperanza bearing 39.5° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Kristiansand bearing 32.7° or NNE .
  • Kristiansand has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Base Esperanza has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The mean temperature is 12.9 °C (23.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.1 °C (12.8°F) more in Kristiansand. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 674.6 mm (26.6 in) more which is equivalent to 674.6 l/m² (16.56 US gal/ft²) or 6,746,000 l/ha (721,192 US gal/ac) more. About 2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 5.9° higher in Kristiansand than in Base Esperanza.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -1 (-2) +5 (+8) +13 (+24) +20 (+36) +25 (+45) +27 (+49) +26 (+47) +19 (+34) +12 (+21) +5 (+9) +1 (+1) +13 (+22)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-6) -2 (-4) +4 (+8) +13 (+24) +19 (+35) +24 (+43) +27 (+49) +26 (+46) +19 (+34) +12 (+22) +6 (+10) +0 (+0) +12 (+22)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +72 (+3) +35 (+1) -14 (-1) +14 (+1) +4 (+0) +28 (+1) +50 (+2) +71 (+3) +94 (+4) +97 (+4) +111 (+4) +114 (+4) +675 (+27)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -11h 44' -6h 51' -1h 13' +4h 39' +10h 09' +13h 32' +11h 57' +6h 52' +1h 03' -4h 49' -10h 18' -13h 32'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -34.4 -15.7 +5.9 +29.1 +45.6 +51.9 +46 +29.2 +6.4 -16.4 -34.6 -41.5   +5.9

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