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

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  • The distance between Rasht, Iran and King George Island, South Shetland Islands, Antarctica is approximately 14,554 km or 9,044 mi.
  • To reach Rasht in this distance one would set out from King George Island, South Shetland Islands bearing 85.6° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Rasht bearing 35.8° or NE .
  • Rasht has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas King George Island, South Shetland Islands has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The mean temperature is 18.6 °C (33.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11.2 °C (20.2°F) more in Rasht. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 558.3 mm (22 in) more which is equivalent to 558.3 l/m² (13.7 US gal/ft²) or 5,583,000 l/ha (596,860 US gal/ac) more. About 1 5/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 25.5° higher in Rasht than in King George Island, South Shetland Islands.
  • Relative humidity levels are 3.9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 17.3°C (31.1°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Rasht 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 Rasht.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +9 (+16) +17 (+30) +24 (+43) +30 (+53) +32 (+57) +32 (+58) +27 (+48) +20 (+36) +15 (+26) +9 (+16) +19 (+34)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +109 (+4) +52 (+2) +23 (+1) -23 (-1) -17 (-1) -21 (-1) -16 (-1) +14 (+1) +68 (+3) +153 (+6) +103 (+4) +114 (+4) +558 (+22)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -8h 28' -5h 00' -0h 53' +3h 25' +7h 22' +9h 41' +8h 36' +5h 01' +0h 46' -3h 32' -7h 28' -9h 42'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -14.8 +3.9 +25.4 +48.7 +65.2 +71.5 +65.6 +48.9 +26 +3.2 -15 -22   +25.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +1 +0 -3 -5 -7 -11 -12 -8 -4 +2 +0 +0   -3.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +5.1 (+9) +5.1 (+9) +7.8 (+14) +15 (+27) +21.9 (+39) +26.7 (+48) +28.5 (+51) +29.9 (+54) +25.5 (+46) +19.9 (+36) +13.9 (+25) +8.3 (+15) +17.3 (+31)

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