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Narsarsuaq vs Byrd Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Narsarsuaq, Greenland and Byrd, Antarctica is approximately 16,359 km or 10,166 mi.
  • To reach Narsarsuaq in this distance one would set out from Byrd bearing 58.7° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Narsarsuaq bearing 17.9° or NNE .
  • Narsarsuaq has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc) whereas Byrd has a ice cap climate (EF).
  • The mean annual temperature is 29.1 °C (52.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.7 °C (10.3°F) less in Narsarsuaq. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 585 mm (23 in) more which is equivalent to 585 l/m² (14.36 US gal/ft²) or 5,850,000 l/ha (625,404 US gal/ac) more. About 20 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 19.5° higher in Narsarsuaq than in Byrd.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +8 (+14) +14 (+25) +22 (+40) +30 (+54) +38 (+69) +43 (+77) +46 (+82) +46 (+82) +43 (+77) +32 (+57) +19 (+34) +9 (+17) +29 (+52)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +31 (+1) +29 (+1) +36 (+1) +39 (+2) +33 (+1) +49 (+2) +61 (+2) +70 (+3) +67 (+3) +53 (+2) +58 (+2) +59 (+2) +585 (+23)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -17h 52' -15h 04' -2h 42' +11h 07' +17h 06' +18h 45' +17h 58' +14h 55' +2h 19' -11h 24' -17h 10' -18h 45'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -20.7 -2 +19.6 +42.7 +59.4 +65.7 +59.5 +42.6 +19.8 -2.9 -21.1 -27.9   +19.5

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