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Juan Santamaria vs King George Island, South Shetland Islands Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Juan Santamaria, Costa Rica and King George Island, South Shetland Islands, Antarctica is approximately 8,315 km or 5,167 mi.
  • To reach Juan Santamaria in this distance one would set out from King George Island, South Shetland Islands bearing 334.2° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Juan Santamaria bearing 348.1° or NNW .
  • Juan Santamaria has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas King George Island, South Shetland Islands has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The mean temperature is 24.2 °C (43.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.5 °C (11.7°F) less in Juan Santamaria. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1173.8 mm (46.2 in) more which is equivalent to 1173.8 l/m² (28.81 US gal/ft²) or 11,738,000 l/ha (1,254,870 US gal/ac) more. About 2 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 46.3° higher in Juan Santamaria than in King George Island, South Shetland Islands.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Juan Santamaria 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 Juan Santamaria.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +20 (+37) +21 (+37) +22 (+40) +25 (+45) +26 (+47) +27 (+49) +28 (+50) +29 (+51) +26 (+46) +24 (+43) +23 (+41) +21 (+38) +24 (+44)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -33 (-1) -57 (-2) -75 (-3) -5 (0) +197 (+8) +220 (+9) +125 (+5) +217 (+9) +281 (+11) +254 (+10) +68 (+3) -18 (-1) +1174 (+46)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -6h 43' -3h 56' -0h 42' +2h 40' +5h 49' +7h 44' +6h 50' +3h 56' +0h 36' -2h 46' -5h 54' -7h 45'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +12.5 +31.1 +52.8 +72.1 +72 +71.9 +72 +72 +53.1 +30.2 +12.1 +5.3   +46.3

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