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Base Esperanza vs Dakhla Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Base Esperanza, Antarctica and Dakhla, Western Sahara is approximately 10,330 km or 6,419 mi.
  • To reach Base Esperanza in this distance one would set out from Dakhla bearing 197.1° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Base Esperanza bearing 217.1° or SW .
  • Base Esperanza has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Dakhla has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • The mean annual temperature is 26.2 °C (47.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.9 °C (10.6°F) more in Base Esperanza. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 693.4 mm (27.3 in) more which is equivalent to 693.4 l/m² (17.02 US gal/ft²) or 6,934,000 l/ha (741,291 US gal/ac) more. About 22 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 40.2° lower in Base Esperanza than in Dakhla.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -17 (-31) -19 (-34) -22 (-40) -27 (-48) -30 (-53) -32 (-57) -32 (-58) -33 (-59) -30 (-54) -26 (-47) -23 (-41) -18 (-33) -26 (-46)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-27) -17 (-30) -21 (-39) -27 (-49) -29 (-53) -32 (-58) -33 (-59) -34 (-61) -30 (-54) -26 (-48) -22 (-39) -17 (-31) -25 (-46)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +54 (+2) +64 (+3) +75 (+3) +58 (+2) +53 (+2) +47 (+2) +54 (+2) +70 (+3) +52 (+2) +54 (+2) +62 (+2) +49 (+2) +693 (+27)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +7h 57' +4h 37' +0h 49' -3h 08' -6h 52' -9h 12' -8h 05' -4h 38' -0h 42' +3h 15' +6h 58' +9h 12'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +0 -18.7 -40.4 -63.5 -79.9 -86.1 -80.1 -63.6 -40.8 -17.9 +0.3 +7.1   -40.2

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