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

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  • The distance between Paris, France and King George Island, South Shetland Islands, Antarctica is approximately 13,478 km or 8,375 mi.
  • To reach Paris in this distance one would set out from King George Island, South Shetland Islands bearing 42.5° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Paris bearing 28.6° or NNE .
  • Paris has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas King George Island, South Shetland Islands has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The average temperature is 13.9 °C (25°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8.2 °C (14.8°F) more in Paris. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 178.2 mm (7 in) less which is equivalent to 178.2 l/m² (4.37 US gal/ft²) or 1,782,000 l/ha (190,508 US gal/ac) less. About 7/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 14° higher in Paris than in King George Island, South Shetland Islands.
  • Relative humidity levels are 7% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 12°C (21.6°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Paris 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 Paris.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +8 (+14) +13 (+23) +19 (+34) +24 (+43) +26 (+46) +26 (+46) +21 (+38) +15 (+26) +9 (+15) +4 (+7) +14 (+25)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +17 (+1) -21 (-1) -54 (-2) -43 (-2) -13 (-1) -6 (0) +3 (+0) +4 (+0) -20 (-1) -27 (-1) -17 (-1) -2 (0) -178 (-7)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -9h 39' -5h 43' -1h 01' +3h 54' +8h 24' +11h 03' +9h 49' +5h 44' +0h 53' -4h 02' -8h 31' -11h 03'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -26.3 -7.6 +14 +37.2 +53.7 +60 +54.1 +37.3 +14.5 -8.2 -26.5 -33.5   +14
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +6 -1 -12 -16 -16 -16 -16 -13 -8 +0 +4 +4   -7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +2.8 (+5) +2.1 (+4) +5 (+9) +9.4 (+17) +15.3 (+28) +19.8 (+36) +21.7 (+39) +22.4 (+40) +18.9 (+34) +14 (+25) +8.7 (+16) +4.2 (+8) +12 (+22)

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