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Ponza Island vs Grytviken Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Ponza Island, Italy and Grytviken, South Georgia is approximately 11,583 km or 7,198 mi.
  • To reach Ponza Island in this distance one would set out from Grytviken bearing 36.3° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Ponza Island bearing 27.2° or NNE .
  • Ponza Island has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Grytviken has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The average temperature is 14.7 °C (26.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.3 °C (13.1°F) more in Ponza Island. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 737.7 mm (29 in) less which is equivalent to 737.7 l/m² (18.1 US gal/ft²) or 7,377,000 l/ha (788,650 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 14° higher in Ponza Island than in Grytviken.
  • Relative humidity levels are 3.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 14.6°C (26.2°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+6) +3 (+5) +5 (+9) +10 (+17) +17 (+30) +23 (+41) +26 (+47) +25 (+46) +20 (+36) +15 (+27) +9 (+16) +5 (+9) +13 (+24)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +6 (+11) +11 (+20) +17 (+31) +23 (+41) +26 (+47) +26 (+47) +22 (+39) +16 (+29) +11 (+20) +7 (+13) +15 (+26)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+13) +6 (+11) +8 (+15) +12 (+22) +17 (+31) +23 (+41) +26 (+47) +26 (+47) +22 (+40) +18 (+33) +13 (+24) +10 (+17) +16 (+28)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -19 (-1) -50 (-2) -84 (-3) -99 (-4) -123 (-5) -120 (-5) -132 (-5) -110 (-4) -40 (-2) +25 (+1) +13 (+1) +2 (+0) -738 (-29)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -6h 51' -4h 11' -0h 45' +2h 52' +6h 02' +7h 43' +6h 57' +4h 11' +0h 39' -2h 58' -6h 07' -7h 43'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -26.3 -7.6 +14 +37.2 +53.8 +60.1 +54.1 +37.3 +14.5 -8.2 -26.5 -33.5   +14
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +3 +5 +6 +7 +3 -1 -1 +2 +4 +7 +4 +3   +3.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +5.4 (+10) +5.8 (+10) +7 (+13) +12 (+22) +16.6 (+30) +21.4 (+39) +24.5 (+44) +25.3 (+46) +21.2 (+38) +16.6 (+30) +11.3 (+20) +7.5 (+14) +14.6 (+26)

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