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King George Island, South Shetland Islands vs Gor’Kij Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between King George Island, South Shetland Islands, Antarctica and Gor’Kij, Russia is approximately 15,838 km or 9,842 mi.
  • To reach King George Island, South Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Gor’Kij bearing 228.3° or SW and follow the great circles arc to approach King George Island, South Shetland Islands bearing 242.8° or WSW .
  • King George Island, South Shetland Islands has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Gor’Kij has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • The annual mean temperature is 6.3 °C (11.4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 21.7 °C (39.1°F) less in King George Island, South Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 178.7 mm (7 in) more which is equivalent to 178.7 l/m² (4.39 US gal/ft²) or 1,787,000 l/ha (191,042 US gal/ac) more. About 1 2/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 6.6° lower in King George Island, South Shetland Islands than in Gor’Kij.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for King George Island, South Shetland Islands relative to Gor’Kij. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Gor’Kij vs King George Island, South Shetland Islands.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +13 (+23) +11 (+20) +4 (+8) -7 (-13) -17 (-30) -22 (-40) -24 (-43) -23 (-42) -15 (-27) -6 (-11) +2 (+3) +9 (+15) -6 (-11)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) 0 (0) +34 (+1) +61 (+2) +48 (+2) +18 (+1) -4 (0) -20 (-1) -7 (0) +18 (+1) +18 (+1) +11 (+0) +2 (+0) +179 (+7)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +10h 51' +6h 24' +1h 08' -4h 22' -9h 26' -12h 26' -11h 02' -6h 25' -0h 59' +4h 31' +9h 34' +12h 27'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +33.7 +15 -6.6 -29.8 -46.3 -52.6 -46.7 -30 -7.2 +15.6 +33.8 +40.9   -6.6

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