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Aleksandrov-Gaj vs Grytviken Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Aleksandrov-Gaj, Russia and Grytviken, South Georgia is approximately 14,035 km or 8,722 mi.
  • To reach Aleksandrov-Gaj in this distance one would set out from Grytviken bearing 52.3° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Aleksandrov-Gaj bearing 46.2° or NE .
  • Aleksandrov-Gaj has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa) whereas Grytviken has a tundra climate (ET).
  • Aleksandrov-Gaj is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome whereas Grytviken is in or near the boreal rain forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 5 °C (8.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 27.7 °C (49.9°F) more in Aleksandrov-Gaj. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1058.5 mm (41.7 in) less which is equivalent to 1058.5 l/m² (25.98 US gal/ft²) or 10,585,000 l/ha (1,131,607 US gal/ac) less. About 1/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 4.8° higher in Aleksandrov-Gaj than in Grytviken.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -16 (-29) -16 (-29) -9 (-16) +7 (+12) +17 (+30) +23 (+42) +26 (+46) +24 (+42) +15 (+27) +4 (+7) -4 (-7) -11 (-19) +5 (+9)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -64 (-3) -90 (-4) -117 (-5) -115 (-5) -119 (-5) -99 (-4) -112 (-4) -106 (-4) -68 (-3) -57 (-2) -55 (-2) -55 (-2) -1059 (-42)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -7h 54' -4h 49' -0h 52' +3h 18' +6h 57' +8h 55' +8h 02' +4h 49' +0h 45' -3h 25' -7h 03' -8h 55'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -35.5 -16.8 +4.7 +27.9 +44.5 +50.9 +44.9 +28.1 +5.3 -17.3 -35.7 -42.7   +4.8

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