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Big Delta/ Allen Aaf Ak vs King George Island, South Shetland Islands Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Big Delta/ Allen Aaf Ak, Usa and King George Island, South Shetland Islands, Antarctica is approximately 15,742 km or 9,782 mi.
  • To reach Big Delta/ Allen Aaf Ak in this distance one would set out from King George Island, South Shetland Islands bearing 315.2° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Big Delta/ Allen Aaf Ak bearing 311.5° or NW .
  • Big Delta/ Allen Aaf Ak has a boreal subarctic climate with dry winters (Dwc) whereas King George Island, South Shetland Islands has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The mean annual temperature is 0 °C (0°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 27.4 °C (49.3°F) more in Big Delta/ Allen Aaf Ak. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 493.3 mm (19.4 in) less which is equivalent to 493.3 l/m² (12.11 US gal/ft²) or 4,933,000 l/ha (527,370 US gal/ac) less. About 3/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.1° lower in Big Delta/ Allen Aaf Ak than in King George Island, South Shetland Islands.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Big Delta/ Allen Aaf Ak relative to King George Island, South Shetland Islands. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of King George Island, South Shetland Islands vs Big Delta/ Allen Aaf Ak.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-39) -18 (-33) -11 (-19) +1 (+2) +12 (+22) +20 (+35) +21 (+38) +20 (+35) +11 (+20) -2 (-3) -14 (-25) -19 (-35) 0 (0)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -31 (-1) -60 (-2) -82 (-3) -77 (-3) -47 (-2) +5 (+0) +13 (+1) -11 (0) -48 (-2) -59 (-2) -54 (-2) -42 (-2) -493 (-19)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -13h 07' -7h 33' -1h 20' +5h 07' +11h 17' +15h 16' +13h 22' +7h 34' +1h 09' -5h 18' -11h 27' -15h 17'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -41.3 -22.5 -1 +22.2 +38.6 +44.8 +38.8 +22 -0.8 -23.5 -41.6 -48.5   -1.1

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