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San vs Mcmurdo Sound Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between San, Mali and Mcmurdo Sound, Antarctica is approximately 12,825 km or 7,970 mi.
  • To reach San in this distance one would set out from Mcmurdo Sound bearing 189.2° or S and follow the great circles arc to approach San bearing 358° or N .
  • San has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Mcmurdo Sound has a ice cap climate (EF).
  • The mean annual temperature is 45.5 °C (81.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.8 °C (28.4°F) less in San. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 483 mm (19 in) more which is equivalent to 483 l/m² (11.85 US gal/ft²) or 4,830,000 l/ha (516,359 US gal/ac) more. About 3 1/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 60.9° higher in San than in Mcmurdo Sound.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for San relative to Mcmurdo Sound. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Mcmurdo Sound vs San.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +27 (+48) +36 (+64) +47 (+85) +53 (+96) +56 (+101) +53 (+96) +54 (+97) +54 (+98) +53 (+95) +48 (+87) +37 (+66) +28 (+50) +46 (+82)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -16 (-1) -29 (-1) -12 (0) -2 (0) +14 (+1) +62 (+2) +161 (+6) +200 (+8) +123 (+5) +6 (+0) -11 (0) -13 (-1) +483 (+19)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -12h 41' -11h 01' -1h 43' +7h 39' +12h 36' +12h 46' +12h 42' +10h 53' +1h 29' -7h 55' -12h 37' -12h 46'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +24.6 +43.2 +64.8 +87.8 +91 +91.2 +91 +88.1 +65.8 +42.8 +24.5 +17.6   +60.9

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