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

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  • The distance between Abashiri, Japan and King George Island, South Shetland Islands, Antarctica is approximately 17,497 km or 10,873 mi.
  • To reach Abashiri in this distance one would set out from King George Island, South Shetland Islands bearing 227.5° or SW and follow the great circles arc to approach Abashiri bearing 331.4° or NNW .
  • Abashiri has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb) whereas King George Island, South Shetland Islands has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The mean annual temperature is 8.3 °C (14.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 18 °C (32.4°F) more in Abashiri. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 18.2 mm (0.7 in) more which is equivalent to 18.2 l/m² (0.45 US gal/ft²) or 182,000 l/ha (19,457 US gal/ac) more. About 1 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 18.8° higher in Abashiri than in King George Island, South Shetland Islands.
  • Relative humidity levels are 9.5% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6.5°C (11.7°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Abashiri 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 Abashiri.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -3 (-6) +6 (+11) +13 (+24) +19 (+33) +23 (+41) +26 (+46) +20 (+36) +13 (+23) +4 (+8) -3 (-6) +8 (+15)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +26 (+1) -34 (-1) -31 (-1) -35 (-1) -7 (0) +16 (+1) +20 (+1) +44 (+2) +23 (+1) +1 (+0) -4 (0) -1 (0) +18 (+1)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -9h 06' -5h 23' -0h 58' +3h 40' +7h 55' +10h 24' +9h 15' +5h 24' +0h 50' -3h 48' -8h 02' -10h 25'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -21.6 -2.9 +18.6 +41.9 +58.4 +64.8 +59 +42.3 +19.5 -3.3 -21.6 -28.7   +18.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -8 -9 -13 -15 -12 -4 -2 -1 -8 -13 -15 -14   -9.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -8.9 (-16) -9.7 (-17) -5 (-9) +3.1 (+6) +10.7 (+19) +17.2 (+31) +21.7 (+39) +24.9 (+45) +18.1 (+33) +9.6 (+17) +1.4 (+3) -5.1 (-9) +6.5 (+12)

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