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Tucson, Arizona vs Base Orcadas Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tucson, Arizona, Usa and Base Orcadas, Antarctica is approximately 11,939 km or 7,419 mi.
  • To reach Tucson, Arizona in this distance one would set out from Base Orcadas bearing 305.8° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Tucson, Arizona bearing 332° or NNW .
  • Tucson, Arizona has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Base Orcadas has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The mean annual temperature is 24 °C (43.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.2 °C (16.6°F) more in Tucson, Arizona. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 357.4 mm (14.1 in) less which is equivalent to 357.4 l/m² (8.77 US gal/ft²) or 3,574,000 l/ha (382,084 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 29.1° higher in Tucson, Arizona than in Base Orcadas.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Tucson, Arizona relative to Base Orcadas. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Base Orcadas vs Tucson, Arizona.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+27) +17 (+31) +21 (+37) +27 (+49) +35 (+62) +42 (+76) +43 (+77) +41 (+73) +36 (+65) +29 (+52) +21 (+38) +16 (+28) +29 (+51)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+18) +11 (+21) +15 (+26) +21 (+38) +29 (+52) +37 (+67) +40 (+71) +38 (+68) +32 (+58) +24 (+44) +16 (+30) +11 (+20) +24 (+43)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+8) +6 (+10) +9 (+16) +15 (+27) +23 (+41) +32 (+58) +37 (+67) +35 (+64) +29 (+52) +20 (+35) +11 (+20) +6 (+11) +19 (+34)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -22 (-1) -56 (-2) -55 (-2) -66 (-3) -58 (-2) -47 (-2) +15 (+1) +4 (+0) -6 (0) -21 (-1) -28 (-1) -19 (-1) -357 (-14)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -7h 36' -4h 32' -0h 48' +3h 06' +6h 38' +8h 39' +7h 43' +4h 32' +0h 42' -3h 12' -6h 43' -8h 40'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -11.2 +7.6 +29.3 +52.5 +68.9 +75.2 +69.1 +52.4 +29.5 +6.8 -11.5 -18.3   +29.1

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