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

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  • The distance between Tucson, Arizona, Usa and King George Island, South Shetland Islands, Antarctica is approximately 11,476 km or 7,131 mi.
  • To reach Tucson, Arizona in this distance one would set out from King George Island, South Shetland Islands bearing 316.8° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Tucson, Arizona bearing 337.8° or NNW .
  • Tucson, Arizona has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas King George Island, South Shetland Islands has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The mean annual temperature is 22.5 °C (40.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11.3 °C (20.3°F) more in Tucson, Arizona. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 492.4 mm (19.4 in) less which is equivalent to 492.4 l/m² (12.08 US gal/ft²) or 4,924,000 l/ha (526,408 US gal/ac) less. About 3/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 30.6° higher in Tucson, Arizona than in King George Island, South Shetland Islands.
  • Relative humidity levels are 55.9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5.6°C (10.1°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Tucson, Arizona 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 Tucson, Arizona.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+17) +11 (+19) +14 (+26) +21 (+37) +27 (+49) +35 (+62) +36 (+65) +36 (+65) +31 (+56) +24 (+43) +16 (+29) +11 (+19) +23 (+41)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -17 (-1) -49 (-2) -71 (-3) -77 (-3) -66 (-3) -55 (-2) +4 (+0) -4 (0) -32 (-1) -50 (-2) -51 (-2) -25 (-1) -492 (-19)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -8h 04' -4h 46' -0h 51' +3h 15' +7h 01' +9h 14' +8h 12' +4h 46' +0h 44' -3h 22' -7h 06' -9h 15'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -9.7 +9.1 +30.7 +53.9 +70.3 +76.6 +70.6 +53.8 +30.9 +8.2 -10 -16.9   +30.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -43 -51 -60 -64 -69 -68 -54 -47 -56 -55 -56 -48   -55.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -1.2 (-2) -2.1 (-4) -2.3 (-4) +0.4 (+1) +2.4 (+4) +8.9 (+16) +19.1 (+34) +22 (+40) +14.1 (+25) +7.2 (+13) +0.4 (+1) -1.3 (-2) +5.6 (+10)

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