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Paris vs Base Orcadas Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Paris, France and Base Orcadas, Antarctica is approximately 12,891 km or 8,011 mi.
  • To reach Paris in this distance one would set out from Base Orcadas bearing 32.4° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Paris bearing 23.5° or NNE .
  • Paris has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Base Orcadas has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The average annual temperature is 15.4 °C (27.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.1 °C (11°F) more in Paris. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 43.2 mm (1.7 in) less which is equivalent to 43.2 l/m² (1.06 US gal/ft²) or 432,000 l/ha (46,184 US gal/ac) less. About 1 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 12.5° higher in Paris than in Base Orcadas.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+6) +4 (+7) +10 (+18) +16 (+29) +23 (+41) +28 (+50) +30 (+55) +29 (+52) +23 (+41) +16 (+29) +9 (+15) +5 (+8) +16 (+29)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +8 (+14) +13 (+24) +21 (+37) +26 (+48) +29 (+53) +28 (+50) +22 (+40) +15 (+27) +9 (+16) +4 (+8) +15 (+27)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) +6 (+10) +11 (+19) +19 (+33) +25 (+46) +29 (+52) +27 (+49) +21 (+39) +14 (+25) +8 (+15) +4 (+6) +14 (+25)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +12 (+0) -28 (-1) -38 (-1) -31 (-1) -6 (0) +2 (+0) +14 (+1) +12 (+0) +7 (+0) +2 (+0) +6 (+0) +4 (+0) -43 (-2)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -9h 12' -5h 30' -0h 59' +3h 45' +8h 02' +10h 28' +9h 21' +5h 30' +0h 51' -3h 53' -8h 08' -10h 28'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -27.8 -9.1 +12.6 +35.8 +52.3 +58.6 +52.6 +35.9 +13.1 -9.6 -28 -34.9   +12.5

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